United Technologies Corporation Manager, Contracts in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 50675BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Legal: Contracts

Job Type:


Pratt & Whitney provides the F135 engine to the dynamic and expanding F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program. To sustain the engine, Pratt & Whitney is partnered with depots in the United States for maintenance, repair, overhaul, and upgrade (MRO&U) services and is standing up a worldwide MRO&U network.

This is a newly created position in the Pratt & Whitney Military Engines Contracts Management Organization (ME CMO), reporting to the Associate Director, Strategic Military Subcontracting. As a Contracts Manager for Strategic Military Subcontracting, you will be responsible for the comprehensive life cycle management of the subcontracts between Pratt & Whitney Military Engines and its major subcontractors, from creation of the Requests for Proposal and drafting of the subcontract, to subcontract close-out. You will be part of the team that negotiates the prime contract with the U.S. Government Joint Program Office and will be a key participant in the negotiations with the subcontractors. You will interact with Pratt & Whitney stakeholder organizations to ensure subcontract documentation is fully aligned with the prime contract requirements and work closely with the Pratt & Whitney Military Engines Logistics Program Management team to execute the subcontract. Additional duties include participation in ME CMO process improvement activities and other tasks as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:

  • In order to succeed in this position, you will need to be an independent learner and strong team player.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are a prerequisite.

  • Strong document drafting skills

  • Understanding of aerospace business and legal issues

  • Familiarity with industry best practice process improvement tools.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Significant experience working with Federal Acquisition Regulations and the Government procurement process.


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.