United Technologies Corporation System Vehicle Lead (WPB) in West Palm Beach, Florida

Job ID: 74863BR

City: West Palm Beach

State: Florida

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most powerful jet engines, is looking for a dedicated individual to support our organization. At Pratt & Whitney, you’ll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team at you will help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions. If you encourage to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivations to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for. Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? We have a rare opportunity for a talented Systems Vehicle Lead in our West Palm Beach, FL location.

The Systems Engineering and Validation (SEV) Organization is looking for authority, high energy individuals to fulfill System Vehicle Lead Positions (SVL) within the SEV Systems Cell. The SVL serves as the Engine Integrated Product Team (EIPT) Lead over one or more test vehicles within a program Engine Development Plan (EDP). They have the overall system level responsibility for establishing and communicating the requirements for their assigned vehicles. Additional tasks include working with the Validation Manager, CIPTs and Core engineering groups to establish the vehicle's test objectives or mission, and to communicate the associated vehicle level requirements to the Assembly, Instrumentation, and Test (AIT) organizations within SEV. The SVL, as the EIPT lead, will work with AIT to ensure their level 3 schedules align with the key milestones for each test vehicle in addition to the EDP. The SVL then leads the team to ensure successful execution of the defined AIT task. Another key responsibility is working with the EIPT, Deputy Validation Manager, and Val Manager to assess and communicate risks, develop contingencies, and ensure engine configuration change control is maintained throughout the vehicle's life cycle, and ensure requirements are delivered to the plan and budget.

Qualification:

Required Qualifications

  • BS Mechanical Engineering

  • 7+ years Systems Engineering/ Project Management experience

  • US Citizen due to Government contracts

  • Ability to obtain a US Government Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Development engine leadership experience during engine assembly, instrumentation and test phases, performance/data analysis and reduction, hardware and configuration experience, planning and scheduling.

  • High degree of interaction with various supporting disciplines within SEV and Engineering.

  • Provide leadership to an integrated team supporting engine assembly, instrumentation, and testing often in a high-pressure environment while working with minimum supervision.

  • Excellent organization, communication and project management skills.

  • Good social skills and be able to work both independently and in a team environment.

Education:

Education / Certifications

BS Mechanical Engineering

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 Qualifications

  • BS Mechanical Engineering

  • 7+ years Systems Engineering/ Project Management experience

  • US Citizen due to Government contracts

  • Ability to obtain a US Government Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Development engine leadership experience during engine assembly, instrumentation and test phases, performance/data analysis and reduction, hardware and configuration experience, planning and scheduling.

  • High degree of interaction with various supporting disciplines within SEV and Engineering.

  • Provide leadership to an integrated team supporting engine assembly, instrumentation, and testing often in a high-pressure environment while working with minimum supervision.

  • Excellent organization, communication and project management skills.

  • Good social skills and be able to work both independently and in a team environment.

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.