Alternate Work Week (AWW) Mechanical Systems, Externals Nacelles (MSEN) Structures Engineer

United Technologies   •  

East Hartford, CT

Industry: Transportation


5 - 7 years

Posted 32 days ago

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 our 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

We have a great opportunity for a hardworking Senior Structures Engineer to be based in E. Hartford, CT. The Alternate Work Week (AWW) engineer will have ownership and accountability for all production-related Structures activity of the Mechanical Systems, Externals and Nacelles (MSEN) organization during the AWW period of Friday, Saturday and Sunday 6AM-6PM. Hardware responsibility includes bearings, seals, bearing compartments, gearboxes, tubes and brackets. This is a highly-visible and excellent career opportunity that will provide exposure across the Engineering, Quality and Operations organizations. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Resolving Quality Notifications, Laboratory Quality Notifications, and Stop Delivery Orders
  • Providing close support for MSEN standard work week engineering staff, suppliers, and engine production delivery centers.
  • Coordinating with Operations and Quality and providing Engineering updates to issues by actively participating in production and quality calls and shop walks (where applicable) over the AWW shift.
  • Providing creative and focused solutions that meet production goals and requirements
  • Communicating effectively, especially during standard shift to AWW shift hand-offs, and AWW shift back to standard shift handoffs


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering
  • 5+ years of engineering experience with a Bachelor's degree or3+ years of engineering experience with a Master's degree.
  • US Citizenship due to government contracts.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors OR and Advanced degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering.
  • Aerospace engineering industry experience.
  • Master's degree in Engineering or MBA
  • Material Review Board Engineer (MRE) certification or interest in obtaining the certification.
  • Proven excellent customer facing experience.
  • Proven ability to lead / manage multiple multi-functional teams to achieve results.