United Technologies Corporation Staff Engineer, Core Structures HCF in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 74114BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

The sky has no limits.

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.

At Pratt & Whitney, you will 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 you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Inclusion Powers Innovation:

We unlock our employees’ full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybody’s opinion, driving innovation. The goal of our diversity strategy is to build a workforce and environment where every employee is valued, so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered.

Have you considered what it may be like to join our team and bring your career to Pratt & Whitney?

Our Core Structures Engineering team is in need of a Senior Staff Engineer to help develop state-of-the-art high cycle fatigue (HCF) models, methods and tools for use in evaluating the next generation of jet engine components.

These activities will include capabilities in finite element analysis, structural dynamics, aeromechanics and advanced statistical methods for design and certification/validation. These tools will enable Structures Engineers across the company to develop lightweight, full life designs within the part development cycle.

You will have the opportunity to work with multi-disciplinary and multi-organization teams to create innovative state-or-the-art tools that offer solutions to complex vibration problems for gaspath airfoils and other turbine engine structures.

You'll get to work closely with Module Center Structures practitioners on field issues and new designs to insure that our new tools and processes are complete, trained and utilized.

This role also involves automating multi-discipline, multi-organization tools and processes into robust workflows to expedite the design and certification/validation process.

Are you up for the challenge?

Qualification:

  • You've obtained a Bachelor's degree in Engineering. Preferred fields of study are in Mechanical, Aerospace or Materials Science

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident Status (Green Card Holder) is required

  • You have at least 5 years of experience in structural engineering or mechanical design of turbofan engine components (required)

How about any of these Preferred Qualifications?

  • Advanced Engineering degree in Mechanical, Aerospace or Materials Science preferred

  • You have 6 or more years of experience in structural engineering or mechanical design of turbofan engine or gas turbine components experience preferred

  • You have done stress and fatigue analysis of turbofan engines or components.

  • A proven track record of leading multi-functional teams and projects with a background that includes working with ACE, Lean Manufacturing, Six-Sigma or related Continuous Improvement tools with a proven track record of cost savings and continuous improvement accomplishments.

  • You are comfortable working with Computer Aided Design, Finite Element and other analytical tools, as well as Microsoft Office programs. SAP supply chain experience pr

  • Hands on experience and dynamic problem solver with the ability to craft solutions to everyday challenges with creative new ideas.

  • Familiarity with turbofan engines and airfoil/blade components preferred

  • Expert written and verbal skills with ability communicate in a straightforward manner. Excellent interpersonal skills and cultural awareness

  • Executive presence comfortable interacting with senior executive leadership

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Education:

  • You've obtained a Bachelor's degree in Engineering. Preferred fields of study are in Mechanical, Aerospace or Materials Science

  • Master's degree or PHD in Engineering preferred

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:

  • You've obtained a Bachelor's degree in Engineering. Preferred fields of study are in Mechanical, Aerospace or Materials Science

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident Status (Green Card Holder) is required

  • You have at least 5 years of experience in structural engineering or mechanical design of turbofan engine components (required)

How about any of these Preferred Qualifications?

  • Advanced Engineering degree in Mechanical, Aerospace or Materials Science preferred

  • You have 6 or more years of experience in structural engineering or mechanical design of turbofan engine or gas turbine components experience preferred

  • You have done stress and fatigue analysis of turbofan engines or components.

  • A proven track record of leading multi-functional teams and projects with a background that includes working with ACE, Lean Manufacturing, Six-Sigma or related Continuous Improvement tools with a proven track record of cost savings and continuous improvement accomplishments.

  • You are comfortable working with Computer Aided Design, Finite Element and other analytical tools, as well as Microsoft Office programs. SAP supply chain experience pr

  • Hands on experience and dynamic problem solver with the ability to craft solutions to everyday challenges with creative new ideas.

  • Familiarity with turbofan engines and airfoil/blade components preferred

  • Expert written and verbal skills with ability communicate in a straightforward manner. Excellent interpersonal skills and cultural awareness

  • Executive presence comfortable interacting with senior executive leadership

PWRSR

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.