7 months ago
Every second a plane takes off with UTC Aerospace Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by "make it possible," we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.
As part of the Sensors & Integrated Systems (SIS) team, you'll help develop the next generation of more intelligent, more integrated and more reliable solutions that enhance aircraft safety and performance in the most rigorous flight conditions. We have 100 years of experience, a phenomenal product portfolio, state-of-the-art test labs and the resources to make your ideas shine. Come soar with us.
UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world's largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. We design, manufacture and service systems and components and provide integrated solutions for commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, helicopters and other platforms. We are also a major supplier to international space programs.
A Sr. Mechanical Project Engineer is needed to lead all aspects of the development, design, testing, and field deployment of pneumatic ice protection systems at the UTC Aerospace Systems Uniontown, OH, facility.
Primary Activities Include:
Leading/directing the efforts of a multi-disciplinary engineering team for all engineering development and test activities. Team includes mechanical, materials, electrical and manufacturing engineering disciplines.
Maintain key interfaces between customers, Program Management and Functional Management by reporting program status to the customer and UTAS management; satisfying contract requirements and deliverables and providing EVMS status and variance report.
Develop and track non-recurring engineering plans, schedules and budgets.
Manage the engineering product development process including coordinating internal and external technical reviews and/or program milestone reviews such as PDR, CDR and PRR (Production Readiness Review).
Responsible for identification of technical and project related risks; development and execution of risk mitigation strategies.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Develop and execute plans necessary to meet key programmatic milestones such as design reviews, qualification, hardware deliveries, and customer installation/flight test support activities.
Efforts will include work scope management, addressing RFQ’s, customer interface and action item closure, schedule, EVMS, Risk, and Standard Work management.
Familiarity with FAA conformity rules and management is a plus. Maintain a high level of customer and quality focus.
Identify risks and implement appropriate mitigation plans.
Effectively communicate written and oral status reports to program management and customer.
Solid track record for delivering results and excellent communication skills.
BS/BA with 5 to 7+ years’ of experience
MA/MS degree with 2 to 5 years’ of experience
Experience with new product development from request for proposal through analysis, design, validation, qualification, production, kickoff and entry into service
Solid experience in design reviews, qualifications, hardware deliveries and flight test support
Experience in project management including customer interface and project tracking through Microsoft Project required. Experience with Microsoft Project Server desirable.
Demonstrated team leadership skills, including ability to motivate and influence others in a multi-disciplinary environment.
Strong Technical leadership is required
Experience dealing with internal and external customers.
Strong verbal and communication skills are required
Experience in EVMS is highly desired
Familiarity with FAA conformity rules and management is highly desired
Proven track record of leading projects from development to manufacturing on time and within budget
Team oriented, able to align personnel and department activities to support the objectives of the business
Solid track record for delivering results
This position may require some travel (10-20 %), including international
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering required.
MA/MS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering desirable.
PMI training or certification desirable.
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.