United Technologies Corporation Smart Factory Staff Manufacturing Engineer in Chula Vista, California

Job ID: 63233BR

City: Chula Vista

State: California

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

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!

The candidate will be required to be able to identify and drive resolution of technology needs at our sites, developing and analyzing multiple solution options and presenting the downs elected path forward for senior leadership concurrence. We are seeking a versatile candidate that is able to develop and execute selected projects in support of organizational objectives which likely include project management across sites. The candidate must have demonstrated leadership skills and a proven ability to work in a team environment and be comfortable driving change while being able to effectively partner with and influence other functions to ensure alignment and business success. This position will report to the Assoc Director of Manufacturing Engineering.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify and drive innovation initiatives that will digitize our operations toward efficiency improvements.

  • Maintain ASG up to date in regards to IOT & technology advances.

  • Interface with internal customers and operational leaders to ensure coordination and integration of strategies and projects across sites and suppliers.

  • Prepare and conduct regular reviews to ensure that the projects remain on track to meet their strategic goals and objectives.

  • The ideal candidate must be able to communicate effectively with cross-functional departments of Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain, Quality, along with Aerostructures senior leadership and other business units.

  • Ensure compliance of technical and regulatory requirements.

  • Demonstrate the ability to strategically organize and complete projects, tasks and business objectives.

  • Drive the usage of appropriate Project Management and Lean Product Development tools to support cost-effective technical solutions.

  • Solve complex problems and manage multiple tasks and personnel simultaneously.

  • Lead a cultural changes & process improvements to better align with UTAS-Aerostructures

  • Track record of maintaining positive long-term business relationships.

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

Qualification: Required:

  • Experience in the development of project plans using Microsoft Project; including schedule, budget and resource planning. Evaluation of technical options against schedule and budgetary constraints.

  • Critical Competencies: Project Focus, Drive for Results, Technical Skills, Interpersonal Leadership Skills, Commitment to Continuous Improvement, Effective Teamwork.

  • Travel will be required to meet with automated solution providers, attend technical conferences / trade shows (i.e. SAMPE, CAMX, SAE, etc.) to evaluate material processing advancements, and customer facilities for meetings and manufacturing reviews.

  • The position is to be based out of Chula Vista, CA with periodic travel to the Riverside facility (20%).

  • 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.

Preferred:

  • Experience with Composite Automation (Manufacturing, Machining, Assembly, etc. ).

  • Experience with coordinating and executing equipment, tooling, and part qualifications.

  • Experience with material system development to improve automated capabilities.

  • Experience with Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) and program/project management tools.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, preferably in Aerospace or Mechanical and 10 years experience of related experience.

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:

Required:

  • Experience in the development of project plans using Microsoft Project; including schedule, budget and resource planning. Evaluation of technical options against schedule and budgetary constraints.

  • Critical Competencies: Project Focus, Drive for Results, Technical Skills, Interpersonal Leadership Skills, Commitment to Continuous Improvement, Effective Teamwork.

  • Travel will be required to meet with automated solution providers, attend technical conferences / trade shows (i.e. SAMPE, CAMX, SAE, etc.) to evaluate material processing advancements, and customer facilities for meetings and manufacturing reviews.

  • The position is to be based out of Chula Vista, CA with periodic travel to the Riverside facility (20%).

  • 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.

Preferred:

  • Experience with Composite Automation (Manufacturing, Machining, Assembly, etc. ).

  • Experience with coordinating and executing equipment, tooling, and part qualifications.

  • Experience with material system development to improve automated capabilities.

  • Experience with Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) and program/project management tools.

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.