United Technologies Corporation HSE Structures Engineer - Entry Level in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 54947BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering: Structural Engrg

Job Type:

Description:

Hot Section Engineering is responsible for design, analysis and validation the Combustor/Diffuser, Turbine, Augmenter and Exhaust Nozzle components for the jet engine.

Entry-level structures engineers will analyze, research, and develop metallic, non-metallic or composite structural materials for product design and operation. They will engage in mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical tests of their structural materials. Specific structural engineering specialties may include dynamics and loads, stability and stress fatigue, or thermal analysis. Entry-level structures engineers will participate in multi-discipline teams to provide design solutions that balance customer requirements for durability, performance, cost and weight. The candidate will also plan and cover validation testing (engine & rig) and data-reduction.

Other duties include supporting production and in-service field investigations, as well as using Finite-element and classical methods to perform strength, stress/deflection, vibration, fatigue life, damage tolerance, containment, kinematic and optimization analyses. Entry-level structures engineers will be exposed to the world of materials and structural engineering. It is an exciting time at Pratt & Whitney! This is a unique opportunity for a college graduate or emerging professional to start a long career working on cutting-edge technologies on the best engines in the world.

Level of Responsibility:

  • Responsible for small projects or multiple tasks within functional discipline

  • Makes a contribution to the team through their knowledge

  • Works with moderate guidance on projects

  • Has a solid understanding of the fundamentals of the discipline and role

Qualification:

*Education / Certifications

  • B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical engineering, Aerospace engineering, or related discipline

  • U.S. Citizenship required

Education:

*Education / Certifications

  • B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical engineering, Aerospace engineering, or related discipline

  • U.S. Citizenship required

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

*Education / Certifications

  • B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical engineering, Aerospace engineering, or related discipline

  • U.S. Citizenship required

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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.