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GES Electronics Chief Project Engineer Description at United Technologies Corporation

GES Electronics Chief Project Engineer

Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems Job ID 56755BR Date posted 11/15/2017 City Windsor Locks State Connecticut Country US

Every second a plane takes off with UTC Aerospace Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.

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!

Global Engine Systems (GES) Electronics Chief Project Engineer
The GES Project Organization at United Technologies Aerospace Systems – Electric, Environmental, and Engine Systems is seeking an Electronics Chief Project Engineer with demonstrated leadership experience in meeting customer and company objectives. Job responsibilities require an energetic and dedicated individual to operate in an entrepreneurial product development area of Electric, Environmental, and Engine System's leading edge technology line of Electronic Products (Electronic Engine Controls and Monitoring Systems).

The candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Provide leadership to the execution of GES electronics programs in various stages of the product life cycle
  • Ensure technical requirements and program targets are achieved
  • Plan / Manage budgets, schedules, and resources
  • Compile, submit, and report on GES metrics
  • Communication on program status to engineering leadership, customers, and the program office
  • Work with customers, engineering leadership, and the program office to develop and acquire new business
  • Understand customer/ internal processes and ensure adherence
  • Define organizational/process deficiencies and implement corrective action

Qualification: Successful candidate will be a highly skilled individual with excellent communications skills, eager and capable of being held accountable for achievement of business objectives, and who understands and recognizes the importance of holding others accountable for their actions. Practices the principles of time management and manage assigned personnel on projects. Applicants should demonstrate a good work ethic and be committed to the success of the business.

- 8+ years Project or Program Management experience, preferably in a fast-paced aerospace environment.
- Experience in the Development to Production product life cycle
- Familiarity with electrical engineering concepts
- Experience managing/leading projects utilizing an Earned Value Management System
- Experience working and leading Integrated Product Development teams
- Basic working knowledge of electronics is highly desirable
- Excellent written and oral communication skills are necessary along with the ability to work in a team environment.
- Experience with manufacturing processes and lean manufacturing a plus
- Ability to plan and execute technical and business proposals is a plus
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Project & Excel
Education: B.S. in Engineering. Advanced degree in Engineering and/or Business desired.

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.


  • Mechanical Engineering - Applied Mechanics

Pratt & Whitney is a recognized leading producer of the world's most advanced jet engines. This is your opportunity to join a company steeped in history yet focused on the future by developing engines that provide step-change improvements for the next generation of commercial aircraft and fifth generation military aircraft. Pratt & Whitney, a pioneer in flight and technology, is part of the United Technologies Corporation (UTC) family. UTC is a Fortune 50 company located in over 4,800 locations in approximately 80 countries with $65.2 billion in revenues in 2014.


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