United Technologies Corporation Hot Section Engineering Six Sigma Supervisor in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 50735BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering: General Engrg

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The Hot Section Engineering (HSE) organization at Pratt & Whitney is seeking an energetic, team-focused engineer for the role of Project Discipline Manager to support the Six Sigma Blackbelt HSE team. HSE is responsible for all of the engineering activities for the Combustor/Diffuser, High Pressure Turbine, Low Pressure Turbine, and Exhaust Systems across all of P&W’s product lines. The manager of this group will work to provide integrated six sigma support to our sustainment Component Integrated Teams and work to advance the number and proficiencies of our black belt population.

This Project Discipline Manager position supports one or more Component Integrated Product Teams (CIPTs). As part of the CIPT Leadership team, the Project Discipline Manager ensures technical excellence, task execution and supports manpower planning. This position will be responsible for developing and sustaining hardware to meet or exceed module and system requirements and will work collaboratively to solve problems with Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and system design teams.

The Project Discipline Manager is responsible for:

• Ensuring the successful execution of P&W’s engineering process, Engineering Standard Work (ESW)

• Task schedule, resource and budget management

• Supervision and talent development of 6 direct report project engineers

• Oversight of project engineering work executed by outsource vendors

• Advancement of the six sigma discipline

The HSE Six Sigma Discipline Manager is a challenging and visible leadership position for the right individual. It is also an excellent opportunity to directly contribute to the successes of HSE and P&W working with a broad range of customers and in finding solutions to difficult problems. Excellent communication skills are essential in order to be effective across all levels of the organization.


A minimum of six (6) years of experience in industry required. Black Belt is required.

Strong proficiency and a demonstrated record of accomplishments in the project discipline is expected. Proven history in leading or materially contributing to component and/or system root cause and/or safety investigations is preferred. Good communication and leadership skills are essential to be successful in this role. Certification in ACE as well as the ability to attain security clearance would benefit the candidate.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.