United Technologies Corporation Cost Estimator - Supply Chain Finance in Chula Vista, California

Job ID: 68983BR

City: Chula Vista

State: California

Country: United States

Category: Corporate Careers, Finance

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

You probably never think about it, but the engines on an aircraft need to be housed in safe, aerodynamic structures called “nacelles.” UTC Aerospace Systems’ Aerostructures business is a world leader in nacelle technology, which leads to better fuel efficiency, less engine noise and critical stopping power when the airplane lands. Today, our innovative nacelle systems are featured on many of the world’s newest and most game-changing airplane platforms. And we’re not stopping there: we’re working hard to create the next generation of nacelles that are greener, quieter and more efficient. In addition, our Engineered Polymer Products division is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, high-performance composite structures and products for marine applications. Whether in the air or underwater, we’re pushing the limits of innovation. Want to join us on this important journey?

Want to be part of a finance team where every day is unique and exciting? Are you ready to analyze a diverse set of products that really make a difference? If so, then UTC Aerospace Systems is the place for you! By joining us, you’ll have the opportunity to support thousands of aerospace, defense and space systems across more than 150 sites in 26 countries. Additionally, as UTC Aerospace Systems is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corporation (Fortune 50), it operates as its own business with its own reporting structure, financial dashboards and earnings metrics. This reporting relationship allows finance team members to implement innovative tools for the aerospace market in a stand-alone business environment. If you want to advance your career while contributing to a mission that truly makes a difference to modern flight and space advancements, then this team is right for you!

Role Overview:

Understanding all configuration definition and cost impacts in support of change pricing for non-recurring & recurring change pricing proposals including fact-finding, renegotiations, and support of various supplier contractual obligations with cost and pricing implications.

Cost non-recurring and recurring estimates for nacelle & pylon products in support of the procurement organization for supplier contract pricing proposals and claims. They are also expected to provide input to, use and understand cash flow models related to supplier proposals. Documentation of assumptions and systematic revision control of source data related to their estimates is required. Perform comparative cost analysis for Sr. leadership and Passport reviews.

Cost estimates, cash flow preparation, analysis, and maintenance. Support Procurement and Finance senior leadership with bid and proposal financial scenarios. Interface with functional support teams to ensure deliverable due dates are met and reviews inputs for reasonableness.

Candidate must exhibit leadership skills, demonstrate professionalism, customer service, job ownership, teamwork, ethical behavior, and a commitment to continuous improvement.

Qualification:

  • Knowledge of SAP system, Team Center & Catia V5.

  • Strong interpersonal & emotional intelligence skills; team player and ability to work with a broad base of technical, operations and finance peers at various levels of the organization.

  • Familiarity with product structure & reading engineering drawings and Catia Models.

  • Understanding of labor & overhead rates, standard-to-actual ratios, & material factors.

  • Concise communication skills, planning, and organizational skills

  • Understanding of Continuous improvement and labor learning impact.

  • Ability to assist in the Basis of Estimate (BOE) development, implementing pricing assumptions, and preparing a complete pricing proposal.

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience with Aerospace cost estimating and pricing.

  • Sound reasoning and mathematical skills including an understanding of labor learning curve theories.

  • Understanding of non-recurring and manufacturing labor processes and material utilization.

  • Ability to rationalize RFP requirements into product cost implications.

  • Strong understanding of cash flow modeling and financial analysis metrics, new business proposal process awareness, and confidence with explaining modeling scenarios implications and analysis.

  • Ability to deal with stress and a flexible work schedule during tight proposal deadlines.

  • Excellent computer skills: Microsoft Office products (EXCEL, PowerPoint, & Word).

  • Ability to design and implement SAP BW reporting tools.

Preferred Skills:

  • The ideal candidate would have a Cost Estimating, or a Manufacturing Engineering background familiar with broad aerospace manufacturing product flow, work instructions, tool families, engineering and testing requirements, cash flow modeling.

  • Good knowledge of proposal pricing business practices cost accounting standards and appropriate application.

  • Sound reasoning skills and ability to work with a broad base of technical, operations, aftermarket, finance and sr. leadership.

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Engineering (Manufacturing or Production)

​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

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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:

  • Knowledge of SAP system, Team Center & Catia V5.

  • Strong interpersonal & emotional intelligence skills; team player and ability to work with a broad base of technical, operations and finance peers at various levels of the organization.

  • Familiarity with product structure & reading engineering drawings and Catia Models.

  • Understanding of labor & overhead rates, standard-to-actual ratios, & material factors.

  • Concise communication skills, planning, and organizational skills

  • Understanding of Continuous improvement and labor learning impact.

  • Ability to assist in the Basis of Estimate (BOE) development, implementing pricing assumptions, and preparing a complete pricing proposal.

Required Skills:

  • Previous experience with Aerospace cost estimating and pricing.

  • Sound reasoning and mathematical skills including an understanding of labor learning curve theories.

  • Understanding of non-recurring and manufacturing labor processes and material utilization.

  • Ability to rationalize RFP requirements into product cost implications.

  • Strong understanding of cash flow modeling and financial analysis metrics, new business proposal process awareness, and confidence with explaining modeling scenarios implications and analysis.

  • Ability to deal with stress and a flexible work schedule during tight proposal deadlines.

  • Excellent computer skills: Microsoft Office products (EXCEL, PowerPoint, & Word).

  • Ability to design and implement SAP BW reporting tools.

Preferred Skills:

  • The ideal candidate would have a Cost Estimating, or a Manufacturing Engineering background familiar with broad aerospace manufacturing product flow, work instructions, tool families, engineering and testing requirements, cash flow modeling.

  • Good knowledge of proposal pricing business practices cost accounting standards and appropriate application.

  • Sound reasoning skills and ability to work with a broad base of technical, operations, aftermarket, finance and sr. 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.