United Technologies Corporation Engineer, Project Engineering in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 76240BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

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.

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

At UTC Aerospace Systems, we believe that innovation starts with our people. That’s why we have over 8,000 engineers located in 70 sites around the globe, across 14 countries. But our Engineering organization is not just a collection of individual businesses. We use our size and expertise to create system solutions that work across all our product lines.

Our industry-leading experts are setting the standards for the aerospace industry and paving the way for the future. But as new challenges present themselves, we need fresh, creative and motivated minds to overcome these hurdles, help us break barriers and achieve new levels of innovation. Do you have what it takes to join a global, diverse organization that doesn’t shy away from big opportunities? If so, we invite you to join our Engineering ranks and create the next generation of aerospace technologies. Together, we will move the world forward!

This position is an established Project Engineering professional. Conducts engineering activities that further success of overall project objectives. Gathers data, and prepares, analyzes, maintains and presents plans and progress reports to monitor project progress. Escalates problems as needed and completes project tasks.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and maintains project plans, budgets, and staffing requirements to ensure that all action item lists are completed, and project quality expectations are met.

  • Estimates costs, resources, and time required to complete projects to ensure business targets are met.

  • Gathers and analyzes data to monitor projects’ progress in terms of cost, schedule and technical specifications to facilitate operations and ensure that established objectives and budgets are achieved.

  • Prepares and presents plans and progress reports relating to business aspects of the project(s) to ensure that established targets are met.

  • Identifies and escalates project problems and supports resolutions to ensure the successful completion of projects.

  • Manage project assignments with the various functional organizations to ensure alignment with overall project objectives.

  • Directs all phases of programs from inception through completion.

  • Oversees and coordinates the administrative and operational aspects of ongoing projects within program guidelines.

  • Liaises between project management and planning, project teams, and line management.

  • Coordinates the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contract.

  • Reviews project and budget status manages schedules and prepares reports.

  • Monitors and assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Represents UTC as the primary customer contact for projects.

  • Directs the work of employees assigned on projects in technical manufacturing and administrative areas.

  • Establishes design concepts, criteria and engineering efforts for product research, development, integration and test

  • Meets program schedules and budgets and maintains the integrated master schedules for project(s).

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • 2+ years’ experience in engineering or related field preferred. Responsible for supporting the execution of the component Integrated Product Development Team:

  • Support the identification, allocation, and resolution of technical requirements issues and changes

  • Support the generation, and drive the execution of risks and mitigation plans with the scope of the system or component project

  • Continually coordinate with the Integrated Product Team new and evolving risks along with technology maturation plans to ensure both technical and schedule-oriented project success

  • Ensure IPT's reach decisions necessary to achieve overall component goals

  • Coordinate and document the product design per standard work

  • Drive & document Design to Weight (DTW) activities per Customer spec

  • Coordinate with New Product Introduction Ops Lead group to identify long lead parts and support parts procurement to meet program objectives

  • Direct preliminary parts lists manage parts changes

  • Coordinate / drive drawing and specification release

  • Drive & Document Design to Cost (DTC) activities per internal targets

  • Coordinate assembly, test and shipment of pre-production deliverables

  • Prepare test plans & procedures Due to government & military contracts US Citizenship is required.

  • Drive the test readiness (facilities, test articles, test equipment, procedures, approvals, etc.)

  • Testing (development, qualification, certification, reliability) and data files

  • Test reports, similarity/analysis reports (preparation through submittal)

  • Drive failure reporting, root cause analysis and corrective action

  • Support program kickoff and program plan reviews (as applicable)

  • Backing periodic customer status review meetings and applicable metrics

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or three years of prior relevant experience

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.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company for more than 1 year

UTAS4220182

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:

  • 2+ years’ experience in engineering or related field preferred. Responsible for supporting the execution of the component Integrated Product Development Team:

  • Support the identification, allocation, and resolution of technical requirements issues and changes

  • Support the generation, and drive the execution of risks and mitigation plans with the scope of the system or component project

  • Continually coordinate with the Integrated Product Team new and evolving risks along with technology maturation plans to ensure both technical and schedule-oriented project success

  • Ensure IPT's reach decisions necessary to achieve overall component goals

  • Coordinate and document the product design per standard work

  • Drive & document Design to Weight (DTW) activities per Customer spec

  • Coordinate with New Product Introduction Ops Lead group to identify long lead parts and support parts procurement to meet program objectives

  • Direct preliminary parts lists manage parts changes

  • Coordinate / drive drawing and specification release

  • Drive & Document Design to Cost (DTC) activities per internal targets

  • Coordinate assembly, test and shipment of pre-production deliverables

  • Prepare test plans & procedures Due to government & military contracts US Citizenship is required.

  • Drive the test readiness (facilities, test articles, test equipment, procedures, approvals, etc.)

  • Testing (development, qualification, certification, reliability) and data files

  • Test reports, similarity/analysis reports (preparation through submittal)

  • Drive failure reporting, root cause analysis and corrective action

  • Support program kickoff and program plan reviews (as applicable)

  • Backing periodic customer status review meetings and applicable metrics

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.