ENG-MPE- Clearance & Tribological Materials Summer Intern

Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US


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Job Number: 10777

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01360999 Date posted 10/11/2019 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States

Date Posted:
United States of America
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
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'll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that's moving fast to shape the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team at Pratt & Whitney, you'll help answer today's challenges in powered flight while shaping and supporting tomorrow's solutions.

Our internships and co-ops are designed to help build your professional credentials while also igniting your imagination. Opportunities exist throughout our company and are available to students who are motivated to learn and grow.

At Pratt & Whitney 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.

Materials & Processes Engineering (MPE) is a comprehensive, materials-focused engineering organization that supports all aspects of P&W business, including technology and product development, validation and certification, worldwide manufacturing, aftermarket and field support for all P&W products.

MPE provides vital materials technologies and support to P&W and our External Customers throughout the product lifecycle. This includes the development of materials; and their related manufacturing processes; development of aftermarket processes; support of engine design and validation activities; performing testing for validation and certification of materials and components; and supporting the engine fleet with comprehensive failure analysis, non-destructive evaluation, and associated materials characterization services. We also maintain rapid prototyping capability for production of investment castings.

An internship in MPE Clearance & Tribological Materials group will involve supporting sub-component mechanical testing, large file data processing and analysis utilizing Python code, supporting development of physics-based analytical models in application to novel coatings, and supporting development of advanced Thermal Plasma-Spray coatings for gas turbine engine applications.


Do you meet these Basic Qualifications?

  • US Citizenship is required due to government contracts .
  • You're in an accredited undergraduate or graduate engineering degree program.
  • Fields of study: Materials Science or Applied Physics
  • You will have at least 30 credits prior to starting your internship
  • GPA above 3.8

How about any of these Preferred Qualifications?
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and consistent record of collaboration, flexibility, innovation and initiative
  • Strong programming skills (MatLab, Mathematica, Python)

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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Location_formattedLocationLong: East Hartford, Connecticut US