F135 Fan Production Engineer

United Technologies   •  

East Hartford, CT

Industry: Transportation


Less than 5 years

Posted 97 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job ID 71341BR Date posted 08/14/2018 City East Hartford State Connecticut CountryUS

Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way the people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you! We have a rare opportunity for an experienced, detail-focused Fan Production Engineer to join the F135 Fan Component Integrated Product Team (CIPT) in E Hartford, CT.

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 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


The F135 Fan Component Integrated Product Team (CIPT) seeks a knowledgeable, detail-focused manufacturing engineer to work as a F135 Fan Production Engineer. You will be responsible for delivery execution (quality issue resolution), producibility improvements, quality improvements and cost reduction initiatives on all fan hardware. This position requires a proven team player, excellent communication skills, and well-rounded general project and manufacturing engineering skills.

You will:

  • Support CIPT/IPT resources to enable on-time hardware delivery
  • Prepare and present task status and technical content to the CIPT and Cold Section Engineering & Operations Management
  • Perform risk assessments and develop / manage risk mitigation plans
  • Support execution War On Cost initiatives
  • Execute tactical Class 1 & 2 engineering changes for part producibility and cost reduction
  • Evaluate and disposition quality non-conformances (QNs) and supplier requests for information (SRI’s)
  • Support initiatives to maximize efficiency of manufacturing and product delivery (including internal and external manufacturing sources)
  • Analyze information and evaluate results to for proposal of manufacturing improvements and process control
  • Support value stream to ensure products meet financial planning, quality standards, and customer demand rates
  • Support management and control parameters for long-term process yield of fan hardware
  • Collaborate cross-functionally between the Engineering & Operations teams

Do you wish you could put your technical expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do which is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry.

Pratt & Whitney 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.


To be successful in this position, you should have the following experience:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Computer Science
  • 2+ years of engineering experience
  • US Citizenship required due to government program requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Dual Computer Science and Engineering degrees
  • Manufacturing experience in process flow and capacity management
  • Ability to understand production schedules, engineering specifications, process flows, and other information in manufacturing
  • The ability to create positive relationships and craft clear communication
  • Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Working knowledge of SAP or other ERP systems
  • Process improvement ability and follow through
  • Proficiency with Teamcenter

Education: Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Computer Science