Principle Engineer - Affordability / Product Cost Discipline Chief

Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US

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Job Number: 7587

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01286171 Date posted 01/15/2019 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States

Date Posted:
2019-01-10-08:00
Country:
United States of America
Location:
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
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 a talented Principle Engineer - Affordability /Product Cost Discipline Chief in East Hartford, CT.

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Pratt & Whitney, a worldwide leader in jet engines, is looking for a dedicated individual to work in the Affordability group and with the Program Cost Management Team (PCMT) to provide strategic direction in product cost reduction, improve design to cost / cost estimation / should-cost modeling tools and drive standards in military life cycle cost analysis This leadership position requires excellent communication and teamwork skills to interact with all levels of management on commercial and military engine programs. Interface with the Program Office, Program Chief Engineer (PCE), Materials Process Engineering, Engineering, Manufacturing, Finance, Global Supply Chain, Suppliers and Software Developers Affordability / Product Cost Discipline Chief Responsibilities include:
Education:
Bachelor's degree

  • Improve and validate design to cost / cost estimation / should-cost modeling tools, working with manufacturing engineering and software developers.
  • Drive use of System / Module / Part-Level Value Engineering (VE) Events and Cost Reduction Idea Brainstorming / Benchmarking / Hardware Layout Sessions at P&W owned and suppliers' facilities to capture cost reduction initiatives that drive closure to cost targets.
  • Identify and provide training and tools to VE facilitators / assistants to lead VE events.
  • Drive use of cost estimation models (Boothroyd Dewhurst , aPriori, etc) in cost assessments
  • Maintain ESW, training and proficiencies for the Affordability/Cost and VE discipline swim-lanes.
  • Ensure ESW sign-off and deviations are completed for all programs IPD Phases
  • Provide short-term (2 year) and long term (5 year) roadmap and vision for Affordability & VE disciplines, including technology, tools and methods. Education: BS, MS or PhD Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, Manufacturing Engineering Experience: BS/MS/PhD Degree w/ 20+ years' experience Broad understanding of aerospace manufacturing processes and how they drive product cost Knowledge of Value Engineering and Cost Estimation Modeling such as aPriori or Boothroyd Dewhurst and is required. Knowledge of Life Cycle Cost, NX / CAD software and strong understanding of gas turbine fundamentals is a plus. Comments: US Citizenship required

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Job Number: 01286171

Community / Marketing Title: Principle Engineer - Affordability / Product Cost Discipline Chief

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