United Technologies Corporation Military APU – Product Development Program Manager in West Palm Beach, Florida

Job ID: 66194BR

City: West Palm Beach

State: Florida

Country: United States

Category: General Management

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

The P&W Military APU Business Unit, located in West Palm Beach, Florida has an immediate opening for an innovative problem solver to lead a new product development team. We have identified a very rare opportunity to capture a large new market – however our traditional development process is too expensive and time consuming to beat the competition. So, with the full support of our executive team, we are launching an ultra-low-cost, agile, iterative design team that is fully empowered to leverage the latest digital and additive manufacturing processes.

We are looking for someone who has a passion for challenging the status quo, the ingenuity and business skills to deliver big results from a small budget, and the EQ to build a sustainable team.

The Product Development Program Manager will have the following responsibilities:

• Lead a cross-functional product development team to Design, Develop and Build a demonstration engine that meets specified performance, weight and cost targets

• Leverage proven program management techniques to deliver the project on-time and on-budget. Identify risks proactively, pull people together to solve problems and provide holistic leadership to ensure the team works collaboratively to meet the stated objectives.

• Tailor existing design and development processes to enable the team to meet their goals within a very aggressive budget and timeline

• Challenge the status quo – bring in new ideas, technologies and techniques

• Build a sustainable organization that is fast-paced, learns from its mistakes, methodical and laser-focused on its goals

• Domestic travel will be required for this position.

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 + years of experience in the following: Program Management and / or Product Development while leading successful teams and using innovative approaches to overcome impediments

  • 5+ years of experience building rock-solid business cases, negotiating contracts and winning new profitable business.

  • US Citizenship Required due to government contracts

  • Masters Degree in Engineering or MBA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to influence and build consensus at every level.

  • Engaging and empowering leadership style

  • Strong business acumen with the ability to influence and build consensus at every level.

  • Engaging and empowering leadership style

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels, including executive leadership

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Education: • Masters in Engineering, MBA

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:

  • 5 + years of experience in the following: Program Management and / or Product Development while leading successful teams and using innovative approaches to overcome impediments

  • 5+ years of experience building rock-solid business cases, negotiating contracts and winning new profitable business.

  • US Citizenship Required due to government contracts

  • Masters Degree in Engineering or MBA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to influence and build consensus at every level.

  • Engaging and empowering leadership style

  • Strong business acumen with the ability to influence and build consensus at every level.

  • Engaging and empowering leadership style

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels, including executive leadership

.

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.