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2018-04-112018-05-12

College Recruiting Structures Engineering Internship

Pratt & Whitney
East Hartford, CT
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Business Unit Pratt & Whitney Job ID 64440BR Date posted 04/10/2018 City East Hartford State Connecticut






This is a Structures Analyst Internship position in Pratt & Whitney Engineering supporting the development of world class jet engine systems. Provide structures analytical support for commercial or military programs, with responsibility for the durability and structural integrity of gas-turbine components. Responsibilities include:

•Provide analytical support for preliminary & detailed design through all phases, including development, validation, certification, manufacturing and operational service.

•Validation testing (engine and rig) and data correlation with analytical models.

•Support root-cause investigations for operational engines. Identify corrective actions.

•Perform FEA and classical method analyses for strength, stress/deflection, vibration, fatigue life, crack growth, containment, kinematic and optimization analyses.

•Identify design solutions, with multi-discipline teams, that balance customer requirements for durability, performance, cost and weight.

•Advance technology and improve engineering processes.

Document and present results and recommendations to company leadership and external customers.

*Education / Certifications

Currently enrolled, with a minimum of 1 semester completed, in a BS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering (or equivalent). 3.0 Minimum GPA Required.

*Experience/Qualifications

Good problem solving skills and enthusiasm to learn.

Coursework or experience with the following is a plus: Structural Analysis, Vibration, FEA for stress/deflection, fatigue, fracture mechanics or kinematics.

•Provide analytical support for preliminary & detailed design through all phases, including development, validation, certification, manufacturing and operational service.

•Validation testing (engine and rig) and data correlation with analytical models.

•Support root-cause investigations for operational engines. Identify corrective actions.

•Perform FEA and classical method analyses for strength, stress/deflection, vibration, fatigue life, crack growth, containment, kinematic and optimization analyses.

•Identify design solutions, with multi-discipline teams, that balance customer requirements for durability, performance, cost and weight.

•Advance technology and improve engineering processes.

Document and present results and recommendations to company leadership and external customers.

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*Education / Certifications

BS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering (or equivalent), to be acquired within the 2017-8 calendar year. 3.0 Minimum GPA

*Experience/Qualifications

Good problem solving skills and enthusiasm to learn.

Coursework or experience with the following is a plus: Structural Analysis, Vibration, FEA for stress/deflection, fatigue, fracture mechanics or kinematics.


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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