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Project Engineer - Power Generation

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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC147153838
Company Name
United Technologies Corporation
Physical Address

Rockford, IL 61106
Job Description

Job ID: 01349320

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

Date Posted:

2019-08-28-07:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

A01: Rockford – Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 USA

At Collins Aerospace, we’re dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry – all to redefine aerospace.

Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies- Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems – we’re driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.

We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.

We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second. 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, Power & Controls 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!

Electric Systems is looking for a Project Engineer to work with a multi-disciplined, technical team in the design and development of aircraft engine mounted primary power generators, auxiliary generators CSD’s and IDG’s (Integrated Drive Generators). The preferred candidate will have a track record of leading teams, project management, technical communication experience, and analytical problem solving skills.

Primary Responsibilities:

+ Responsible for managing the program technical performance of a design team (6 – 8 team members)

+ Responsible of project and technical oversight.

+ Interfacing with management, suppliers, customers, and members of the technical design team

+ Project planning including budget and schedule reviews and approval with functional design and program management

+ Supporting project milestones and deliverables to meet program business plan

+ Provide timely and effective communication to management and internal customers

+ Lead engineering teams on investigations to establish root cause, and implement appropriate corrective actions

+ Develop update and implement standard work, tools and processes throughout the design, development and qualification program

+ Lead by example the use of ACE tools and standard work for continuous improvement

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a similar discipline and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in Engineering or a similar discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Demonstrated leadership of cross-functional teams

+ Progression in design, test, and fabrication of mechanical systems

+ Experience with technologies related to specifically power systems, generators, pumps, gears, and transmissions

+ Experience in ACE Tools and/or Design for Six Sigma, particularly DOE

+ Experience in utilizing Microsoft Project, Excel, Power Point software

+ Demonstrated ability to prepare and execute to a program plan

Education:

+ This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a similar discipline and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in Engineering or a similar discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

+ A Background check and a drug screen are required for every external new hire in the U.S.

+ A re-hire will be drug screened if it has been 12 months since they were last employed by UTC.

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other – propel us all higher, again and again.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

+ Medical, dental, and vision insurance

+ Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

+ Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution

+ Tuition reimbursement

+ Life insurance and disability coverage

+ And more

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

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.

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Qualification:

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.

Thank you for your interest in a career at United Technologies! We will soon upgrade to an improved job application system to simplify the apply experience. You will still be able to apply to any of our current job openings through December 18, 2018. On January 2, 2019, our new and improved job application system will launch; please check back on that date to see all of our job openings.


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