United Technologies Corporation Senior Manager Programs and Services in Farmington, Connecticut

Job ID: 69103BR

City: Farmington

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Information Technology

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

With revenues of approximately $57 billion, United Technologies Corporation (UTC) is a Fortune 50 company that provides high technology products and services for the aerospace and commercial building industries. Our aerospace businesses include Pratt & Whitney and UTC Aerospace Systems. Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines. UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products.

Our commercial building businesses include Otis Elevator and Climate, Controls & Security. Otis is the world’s largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems. These companies are leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings.

Ranked among the world’s greenest companies, we do business in virtually every country of the world and have over 196,000 employees globally.

Job Responsibilities

The Senior Manager of, Programs and Services will provide project management expertise as a member of the Programs and Services team reporting to the Director of Programs and Service. The Candidate will be responsible for leading multiple, complex, Cyber Security projects across UTC’s portfolio of projects. The candidate will build effective relationships across multiple disciplines, mentor junior team members.

The position responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Portfolio/Project Management-Continuously evaluate the project portfolio to ensure proper prioritization. Formulate and maintain integrated project plans for Cyber Security projects and initiatives including milestone tracking, and budget with Business Units Leaders, Development, Quality, Infrastructure, Governance and Vendor teams to deliver Cyber Security tools and services.

  • Lead cross functional project teams that will formulate and execute a strategy for successful implementations and development.

  • Coordinate and facilitate Portfolio, Program and project team meetings, action items, reports and presentations.

  • Contract Development and Administration-Participate in contract initiation and ensure all contract and SOW obligations are delivered with third party vendors and contractors.

  • Vendor Management-Review proposals from contract organizations and act as primary liaison between internal resources and vendors.

  • Budget Development and Cost Control- Work with Project, Vendor and Finance teams to develop capital expenditure budgets for new projects. Track committed, pending and anticipated cost events while maintaining project budget.

  • Risk Management-Anticipate and mitigate risks that arise during project life cycle.

  • Communication and Reporting-Communicate project objectives, timelines, deliverables, risks, issues and budget information to Senior Leadership, functional areas and project teams accordingly.

  • Quality Control and Assurance-Help ensure project excellence is delivered by ensuring conformance to project artifacts, governance and standards.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field; equivalent work experience will be considered for this role.

  • 7 years project management experience required

  • PMP Certification preferred, but not required

  • Master’s Degree preferred

Experience/Qualifications

  • Exposure to managing Cybersecurity projects and technical programs

  • Problem solving and analytical abilities

  • Ability to develop and manage project work plans, integrated timelines and budgets with cross functional teams

  • Ability to handle conflict through proactive action and direct and timely communication; thrive in ‘influence without authority’ environment

  • Ability to perform in fast-paced environment with competing priorities and tight deadlines

  • Proactive team player with excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and work independently, as well as work collaboratively with teams, some of which may be geographically distributed

  • Initiative and ability to quickly acquire knowledge

  • Hands on experience with project management tools and software solutions, i.e. MS Office, Workfront

  • Embody integrity, represent and inspire highest ethical standards

This position requires U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residence status only.

Qualification:

  • Exposure to managing Cybersecurity projects and technical programs

  • Problem solving and analytical abilities

  • Ability to develop and manage project work plans, integrated timelines and budgets with cross functional teams

  • Ability to handle conflict through proactive action and direct and timely communication; thrive in ‘influence without authority’ environment

  • Ability to perform in fast-paced environment with competing priorities and tight deadlines

  • Proactive team player with excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and work independently, as well as work collaboratively with teams, some of which may be geographically distributed

  • Initiative and ability to quickly acquire knowledge

  • Hands on experience with project management tools and software solutions, i.e. MS Office, Workfront

  • Embody integrity, represent and inspire highest ethical standards

  • This position requires U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residence status only.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field; equivalent work experience will be considered for this role.

  • 7 years project management experience required

  • PMP Certification preferred, but not required

  • Master’s Degree preferred

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:

  • Exposure to managing Cybersecurity projects and technical programs

  • Problem solving and analytical abilities

  • Ability to develop and manage project work plans, integrated timelines and budgets with cross functional teams

  • Ability to handle conflict through proactive action and direct and timely communication; thrive in ‘influence without authority’ environment

  • Ability to perform in fast-paced environment with competing priorities and tight deadlines

  • Proactive team player with excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task and work independently, as well as work collaboratively with teams, some of which may be geographically distributed

  • Initiative and ability to quickly acquire knowledge

  • Hands on experience with project management tools and software solutions, i.e. MS Office, Workfront

  • Embody integrity, represent and inspire highest ethical standards

  • This position requires U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residence status only.

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.