United Technologies Corporation Procurement Specialist in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 75018BR

City: Windsor Locks

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain

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.

If you want to help make our world a safer place – in space, in the air, on the ground, in the sea – the ISR & Space Systems team may be the place for you. Every day we support critical missions of warfighters and astronauts with cutting-edge vision, reconnaissance and life-support systems. Our mission is their success.

UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. ISR & Space Systems is a business unit within UTAS and our products reside in deep space, low earth orbit, undersea and on the ground. We are also a major supplier to international space programs. The ISR & Space Systems business has contributed to significant advances in ground, air, space and imaging technology for over 85 years. Within ISR & Space Systems we design and manufacture Environmental Control and Life Support Systems on the International Space Station, including the space suit, and undersea in submarines.

This position will support the Space Systems Windsor Locks procurement group. This group is responsible for the procurement of a variety of material including: machined parts, electronic parts and assemblies and major subcontract/engineered items (i.e., supplier-designed valves, motors, sensors, etc…).

The selected candidate will support all phases of the procurement process from source selection and negotiations to post-award administration. Other duties include, but are not limited to: performing various reviews/audits at a supplier's facility, negotiating terms and conditions of purchase with the assistance of UTAS Counsel, coordinating the resolution of supplier issues, reviewing and understanding supplier-generated program schedules, expediting orders to ensure on-time delivery of hardware and other deliverables, and the completion of ad hoc reports for management. Limited domestic travel is required.

Qualification:

• The ideal candidate will have at least 4+ years of procurement experience with the commodities noted above preferably in support of U.S. Government contracts and/or within the aerospace industry. • Knowledge of FAR, DFAR, NFS and Export Control (ITAR & EAR) requirements is required. • The ability to read and understand blueprints and other technical data is highly desirable. • Experience working with sole/single source procurements is a plus. • The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Industry - Aerospace • Skill sets - Experience with Microsoft Office and JD Edwards One World. SAP experience is a plus. We are a UTC ACE Gold facility • Acceptable Job Titles – Buyer / Sr. Buyer • US Person/Green card required This position is considered safety sensitive in accordance with NASA guidelines. Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA’s regulation SUBPART 1835.5 Drug-Free Workforce.

Education: BA / BS degree required with 4+ years of experiences

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:

• The ideal candidate will have at least 4+ years of procurement experience with the commodities noted above preferably in support of U.S. Government contracts and/or within the aerospace industry. • Knowledge of FAR, DFAR, NFS and Export Control (ITAR & EAR) requirements is required. • The ability to read and understand blueprints and other technical data is highly desirable. • Experience working with sole/single source procurements is a plus. • The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Industry - Aerospace • Skill sets - Experience with Microsoft Office and JD Edwards One World. SAP experience is a plus. We are a UTC ACE Gold facility • Acceptable Job Titles – Buyer / Sr. Buyer • US Person/Green card required This position is considered safety sensitive in accordance with NASA guidelines. Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA’s regulation SUBPART 1835.5 Drug-Free Workforce.

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.