United Technologies Corporation Program Lead in Chula Vista, California

Job ID: 74200BR

City: Chula Vista

State: California

Country: United States

Category: General Management

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.

You probably never think about it, but the engines on an aircraft need to be housed in safe, aerodynamic structures called “nacelles.” UTC Aerospace Systems’ Aerostructures business is a world leader in nacelle technology, which leads to better fuel efficiency, less engine noise and critical stopping power when the airplane lands. Today, our innovative nacelle systems are featured on many of the world’s newest and most game-changing airplane platforms. And we’re not stopping there: we’re working hard to create the next generation of nacelles that are greener, quieter and more efficient. In addition, our Engineered Polymer Products division is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, high-performance composite structures and products for marine applications. Whether in the air or underwater, we’re pushing the limits of innovation. Want to join us on this important journey?

United Technologies Aerospace System (UTAS) in Chula Vista, CA is seeking a Program Lead to join our team.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Overall project management responsibility for the A320neo Inlet structure

  • Successfully manage program requirements within schedule and budget

  • Collaborate with a variety of functional areas inside and outside the organization to deliver program results responsive to internal and external customer requirements

  • Interprets, executes and establishes operating policies and processes

  • Responsible for meeting program objectives such as technical performance, non-recurring cost, recurring cost targets, inventory and risk management

Qualification:

  • Minimum 3 years in a project engineer or project management role required

  • Must have demonstrated the ability to strategically organize and complete projects, tasks and business objectives

  • Ability to motivate

  • Ability to solve complex problems and manage multiple task simultaneously

  • Capable of driving issues through to completion

  • Experience of leading change & process improvements

  • Experienced in leading cross functional teams through project closure

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate verbally and written at all levels internally and externally

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Lead cost improvement initiatives

  • Engineering background a plus

Education:

  • Bachelor of the Arts/Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Business discipline with 6+ years of experience required

  • Master of Art/Master of Science degree in Engineering or Business discipline with 4+ years of experience preferred

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.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from company for more than 1 year.

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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:

  • Minimum 3 years in a project engineer or project management role required

  • Must have demonstrated the ability to strategically organize and complete projects, tasks and business objectives

  • Ability to motivate

  • Ability to solve complex problems and manage multiple task simultaneously

  • Capable of driving issues through to completion

  • Experience of leading change & process improvements

  • Experienced in leading cross functional teams through project closure

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate verbally and written at all levels internally and externally

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Lead cost improvement initiatives

  • Engineering background a plus

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.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.