United Technologies Corporation F135 Estimating Manager in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 66282BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Aftermarket & Sales

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Pratt & Whitney Military Engines is establishing a new Business Acquisition Center of Excellence (BACE) organization and is seeking an experienced manager to assist in the development, integration, and submittal of complex development, production, and sustainment cost estimates in support of the F135 Program. The BACE F135 Estimating Manager will responsible for delivering timely, accurate proposal cost estimates for F135 development, production and sustainment proposal activities. This individual will coordinate the development of complex Bases of Estimates to ensure proposal estimates needed for F135 proposal submission, negotiation, and sweep meet customer requirements and are delivered on-time. This individual will be responsible to ensure F135 estimates follow company standard work to include review and approval at the appropriate level. The selected individual will work as a key member of a team supporting proposal preparation, fact finding, and negotiations and will work closely with departments throughout Pratt & Whitney in this effort. Detailed responsibilities include: • Analyze customer requirements and establish, vet, and coordinate estimating ground rules and assumptions to be used to estimate complex F135 development, production and sustainment proposals. • Develop complex Bases of Estimate (BOE's) that can be easily understood by P&W reviewers and Government evaluators and that will meet Government cost and pricing requirements. • Collaborate and coordinate with various functional groups--including CIPTs, Procurement, Contracts and other functional groups--to develop complex cost estimates that meet RFP and Government compliance requirements. • Assist in the development of the proposal kickoff briefing • Expedite the completion of BOEs by interfacing with Subcontract Management and Procurement to expedite quote receipt from suppliers and subcontractors. • Monitor BOE compliance with RFP requirements and with the SOW and RIM. • Review technical volume to ensure consistency with BOEs. • Coordinate and work with SMEs in fact finding activities with the Government and PW suppliers. • Monitor and coordinate responses to requests for information (RFIs). • Help develop sweep kickoff briefing. • Work with SMEs to complete BOE sweep. • Assist in the evaluation of the sweep results prior to submittal to the government. • Assist in assuring proposal compliance with RFP.

Qualification:

Required:

• BA/BS degree in Engineering, Finance, Business or related field

6+ years of experience in logistics support or proposal/project management

Preferred:

•Experience developing cost estimates for proposals within a large, matrixed organization

• Strong analytical skills and the ability to handle multiple assignments

• Competent in Microsoft Office tools, especially Excel

• Good communication skills.

• Familiarity with ProPricer and SAP systems

• Demonstrated ability in estimating FAR-15 compliant proposals

• Desirable competencies: Analytical Thinking, Customer Focus, Focus on Results, Communication, Teamwork.

Education: Required:

BA/BS degree in Engineering, Finance, Business or related field with 6+ years’ experience.

Preferred:

MA/MS degree in Engineering, Finance, Business or related field with 4+ years’ experience.

PhD degree in Engineering, Finance, Business or related field with 2+ years’ experience.

PWRSR

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:

• BA/BS degree in Engineering, Finance, Business or related field

6+ years of experience in logistics support or proposal/project management

Preferred:

•Experience developing cost estimates for proposals within a large, matrixed organization

• Strong analytical skills and the ability to handle multiple assignments

• Competent in Microsoft Office tools, especially Excel

• Good communication skills.

• Familiarity with ProPricer and SAP systems

• Demonstrated ability in estimating FAR-15 compliant proposals

• Desirable competencies: Analytical Thinking, Customer Focus, Focus on Results, Communication, Teamwork.

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.