United Technologies Corporation Additive Staff Engineer in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 73083BR

City: Windsor Locks

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering, Additive Manufacturing

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

At UTC Aerospace Systems, we believe that innovation starts with our people. That’s why we have over 8,000 engineers located in 70 sites around the globe, across 14 countries. But our Engineering organization is not just a collection of individual businesses. We use our size and expertise to create system solutions that work across all our product lines.

Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our Engineering ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies. Together, we will move the world forward!

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

This project engineering position reports to the Project Engineering Chief for Advanced Development Programs.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for leading efforts to move legacy component designs to additive.

  • This includes detail planning and execution to assure that all critical program milestones are met and identifying the team resources required to execute the detailed component plan through design, development, manufacture, qualification and entry into revenue service.

  • Lead multiple integrated development teams (IPD) consisting of product line project, design, drafting, manufacturing, quality, procurement as well as other functions.

  • Work with IPD team to assure that requirements are met and verified, and significant risks are identified and mitigated.

  • Plan and maintain detailed schedule and resource plan which accurately outlines all tasks required to assure that all program and product development milestones are met.

  • Manage assigned budget and identify and report any issues or changes in scope that would impact meeting the budget or schedule.

  • Guide the team through the evaluation of the product’s TRL and MRL levels and establishing a plan to attain the appropriate technology readiness level per program requirements.

  • Responsible for reporting of component team’s progress, challenges and solution strategies to customer and Engineering leadership.

  • Work closely with the program and/or discipline chief and assure that the IPD team satisfies entrance criteria prior to holding design reviews.

  • Work closely with the Additive Lab or COE to ensure component designs are able to be manufactured.

  • Define required component testing for development and certification.

  • Work with selected test facility (internal or external) to assure that test rigs and instrumentation meet requirements of test procedures.

  • Document new standard work processes of changes required to existing processes for additive.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with additive manufacturing is preferred, but not required

  • Minimum of 7 years of work experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Experience leading a multifunctional integrated product development team including task planning and execution on schedule and budget.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills - written and verbal

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering is preferred.

  • Master’s degree is a plus.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

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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 Qualifications:

  • Experience with additive manufacturing is preferred, but not required

  • Minimum of 7 years of work experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • Experience leading a multifunctional integrated product development team including task planning and execution on schedule and budget.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills - written and verbal

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.