United Technologies Corporation Program Manager in Fort Worth, Texas

Job ID: 69789BR

City: Fort Worth

State: Texas

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.

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 26 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.

Today, the fully integrated landing systems we design, test and manufacture help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely. But we aren't satisfied with today's success. Our global Landing Systems team is committed to continuous improvement; we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!

We have an immediate opening for a Program Manager in Ft Worth, TX.

As the Program Manager, you will provide program-specific, cross-site and cross-functional planning, direction, coordination and reporting within the Organization.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Function as the focal point for a specific program(s) within Landing Systems

  • Responsible for schedule creation, monitoring, analysis, and reporting.

  • Responsible for ensuring that executable program plans, schedules and budgets are in place to meet deliverables on their specific program, from order entry to shipment and billing, and that actions/milestones are occurring as planned

  • Utilize MS Project to develop schedule and cost performance to analyze the status of projects, daily.

  • Ensure schedules meet business requirements, 14-point Assessment standards, and promotes strong project execution.

  • Works with the customer on program deliverables, milestones, billing schedule. All which must be aligned with the Master Schedule.

  • Work across UTAS Landing Systems site and functional boundaries to make sure that manufacturing, ITC, supply chain, and delivery schedules are in alignment with customer needs and that risks/obstacles are appropriately identified and dealt with in a pro-active and expeditious manner

  • Interface with our customers and suppliers on program specific issues, schedules, processes and activities

  • Serve as point of contact for their given programs within the Military Business Unit ; will have a visible, vital, tactical and strategic role in the formulation and execution of the programs specific plans and actions

  • Assist with the development and support negotiations of new contracts and any amendments to current agreements

  • Provide current/accurate promise dates to internal and external customers

  • Highlight/identify delivery concerns well in advance

  • Coordinate development of recovery/expedite plans for non-supporting parts

  • Make sure nothing 'falls through the cracks', as the program crosses functional and site boundaries

  • Ensure plans for readiness meet changing demands

  • Identify CI opportunities with respect to the program, initiate events/projects to improve

  • Implement, track and report program specific metrics

  • Develop and maintain appropriate relationships with all customers and suppliers (external/internal) to facilitate the seamless flow of products and information in the Least Waste Way

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of related Program Management, Operations and or Supply Chain experience in a similar related manufacturing environment with a continuous improvement focus.

  • Fully competent in MS Project Server 2010 2013

  • Highly motivated and dedicated individual capable of functioning in a very fast-paced environment, with the ability to champion change and lead continuous improvement in the processes and performance of their programs

  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

  • Comfortable reporting program opportunities, plans, progress and initiatives to executive-level management, customers and suppliers

  • Must be detail orientated with a high attention to detail.

  • Able to travel 20 percent to 30 percent (domestic and international)

  • Must be able to verify U.S. Person Status as defined by International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • SAP experience

  • Previous Landing Gear knowledge

  • Aftermarket industry experience

  • Proven track record dealing with customers and the sale of aftermarket products

  • Effective communicating and getting results across functional and site boundaries

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree

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.

At this time, UTC Aerospace Systems will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

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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:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of related Program Management, Operations and or Supply Chain experience in a similar related manufacturing environment with a continuous improvement focus.

  • Fully competent in MS Project Server 2010 2013

  • Highly motivated and dedicated individual capable of functioning in a very fast-paced environment, with the ability to champion change and lead continuous improvement in the processes and performance of their programs

  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills

  • Comfortable reporting program opportunities, plans, progress and initiatives to executive-level management, customers and suppliers

  • Must be detail orientated with a high attention to detail.

  • Able to travel 20 percent to 30 percent (domestic and international)

  • Must be able to verify U.S. Person Status as defined by International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • SAP experience

  • Previous Landing Gear knowledge

  • Aftermarket industry experience

  • Proven track record dealing with customers and the sale of aftermarket products

  • Effective communicating and getting results across functional and site boundaries

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.