United Technologies Corporation Manufacturing Cost Engineer - Aeorospace in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 71246BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Corporate Careers, Finance

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization.

Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivations to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

We have a rare opportunity for a talented Partnership Program Cost Engineer to be based in E. Hartford, CT.

Collaboration Administration is seeking an experienced engineer to join the Commercial Engines partnership program management team. This position will provide an opportunity to work alongside a group of professional engineers and finance personnel to lead and support activities in support of partnership contract administration. It will allow for the chance to collaborate with several internal organizations including Partner Program Office, Engineering, Product Cost, Purchasing, Manufacturing Engineering, Finance and international partners that participate in P&W commercial engine programs. In this position, the Partnership Program Cost Engineer will gain integral knowledge of existing engine programs and contracts, participate in partnership discussions and negotiations, be involved in the establishment, analysis and maintenance of engine Part Values (PV’s), and support contract administration of several programs at different stages of an engines program’s life cycle.

The Partnership Program Cost Engineer will be responsible for a number of key activities including but not limited to:

  • Lead the establishment, maintenance and reporting of PV’s for PW2000, PW4000, PW6000, V2500 and GP7000 programs. This includes analyzing manufacturing and engineering bills of materials for engines, modules and parts; comparing similar parts across other engines; interacting with manufacturing engineering, the integrated program teams and manufacturing organizations; and providing recommendations on changes in PV’s including documenting supporting justifications and making recommendations to internal and engine partner teams. A key element in establishing the appropriate PV’s is the ability to use your design, manufacturing and shop floor knowledge and discernment in reviewing PV assessments and their associated manufacturing processes, and to review, scrutinize and validate partner PV change assumptions

  • and the impact to their PV’s and the total engines bill of material value.

  • Listen, evaluate and discuss PV’s and their reasonability with engine program partners.

  • Participate in the engine PV committees on behalf of Pratt & Whitney and Pratt & Whitney Aero Engines International.

  • Support Partner inquiries and work alongside the Partnership Program Office in administrating current partnership agreements.

  • Prepare reports showing and explaining the key change drivers for engineering change impacts to the contractual engines PV’s. This involves collaborating with the Product Cost and Manufacturing Engineering teams.

  • Support the establishment and administration of PV’s for the geared turbofan programs

  • Be an active member of the PV systems development and integration team

  • Lead compliance activities for new part PV’s across the systems and organizations involved in their valuation assessments

  • Maintain and improve our internal processes through use of the ACE operating system and personal competencies.

Qualification: Basic Requirements:

  • 10+ years of experience in a complex manufacturing environment

  • Proven experience in the use of engineering systems including MIMS, Solumina, Teamcenter, and Design For Manufacturing Assembly (DFMA) tool

  • 3+ years of experience using SAP and Microsoft Office software including Excel and Word

  • Experience working at an Aerospace company or other similarly complex engineering and manufacturing organization

  • Must have an engineering or product cost background with an ability to interpret blueprints & engineering models

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • MBA or other advanced degree is a plus

  • Knowledge of manufacturing labor and shop floor processes including machine, labor & machine tools is highly desireable as it is a key - requirement in establishing accurate and defendable PV's

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently

  • Collaborative with proven written and oral communication skills

  • A desire to achieve results with problem solving skills

  • Effective leadership with a proven ability to execute tasks and projects through to completion

  • Strong ethical and customer focus abilities as well as a continuous improvement mentality with the desire to think and act creatively to improve processes and deliver excellence in customer service

  • Knowledge of the DFMA tool sed in engineering is a key skill for this role as it is the tool of choice in establishing justifiable cost values

Education: - Bachelor's degree in Engineering OR

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Accounting with extensive experience in managing engine cost and the impact to changes to an engine, module, or parts bills of materials and shop process routings

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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:

Basic Requirements:

  • 10+ years of experience in a complex manufacturing environment

  • Proven experience in the use of engineering systems including MIMS, Solumina, Teamcenter, and Design For Manufacturing Assembly (DFMA) tool

  • 3+ years of experience using SAP and Microsoft Office software including Excel and Word

  • Experience working at an Aerospace company or other similarly complex engineering and manufacturing organization

  • Must have an engineering or product cost background with an ability to interpret blueprints & engineering models

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • MBA or other advanced degree is a plus

  • Knowledge of manufacturing labor and shop floor processes including machine, labor & machine tools is highly desireable as it is a key - requirement in establishing accurate and defendable PV's

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently

  • Collaborative with proven written and oral communication skills

  • A desire to achieve results with problem solving skills

  • Effective leadership with a proven ability to execute tasks and projects through to completion

  • Strong ethical and customer focus abilities as well as a continuous improvement mentality with the desire to think and act creatively to improve processes and deliver excellence in customer service

  • Knowledge of the DFMA tool sed in engineering is a key skill for this role as it is the tool of choice in establishing justifiable cost values

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.