Expendable/Attritable Engines Program Manager
Location: West Palm Beach, Florida US
Job Number: 8605
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01300193 Date posted 03/26/2019 City West Palm Beach State Florida Country United States
United States of America
PW109: West Palm Beach 17900 Beeline Highway, West Palm Beach, FL, 33410 USA
GATORWORKS Agile Development is a newly formed rapid development organization created to provide the speed and flexible approaches to support internal and external customers. The Gatorworks Expendable/Attritable Program manager will lead a diverse program management and engineering team through technology development, rapid prototyping, demonstrations, and transition supporting the P&W Expendable/Attritable engine technology portfolio. This position is an exciting opportunity to be part of the GATORWORKS organization developing the critical technologies to support the next generation of P&W products. This position provides responsibility for multiple Government and internally funded programs / propulsion system studies, engine demos and technology rigs, focused on positioning P&W for future opportunities. GATORWORKS was established to meet an ambitious and urgent goal: To cut the cost and lead-time of Technology and Product Development in half. We have already demonstrated that this is possible through a combination of agile practices, dedicated teams and innovative thinking. To accomplish these goals on a consistent basis, are building an agile, empowered and extremely high performing team - founded on a culture of excellence, creative problem solving, and a willingness to take calculated risks. The GW organization combines the efficiency, agility, and unconstrained bounds of a small start-up, with the discipline and engineering rigor of the world's leading propulsion company.
The selected candidate will:
We are looking for people with the following characteristics:
- Required: BS/BA
- Preferred: A degree in an engineering; An advanced business degree
- 8+ years of technical program management experience
- 8+ years of experience with small turbine engines
Preferred: Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and missile experience; The successful candidate will have technical and, project/program management experience to efficiently execute complex program activities. Strong communication and presentation skills required. Using the framework of PW 1.5 L2, as well as ACE tools and metrics, the individual may lead program(s) in delivering to technical and programmatic requirements. The individual selected will need to be flexible in responding to evolving program needs throughout the execution of the activities. This assignment requires the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously and the ability to make sound decisions consistent with program strategies. Daily interactions with a dynamic engineering, contract, legal and finance team will be required. Both concise and positive written and oral communications skills are an absolute requirement. Working knowledge of P&W EV and IMS tools will be required. U.S. citizenship and ability to maintain a security clearance required. Export Compliance experience is a plus.
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Job Number: 01300193
Community / Marketing Title: Expendable/Attritable Engines Program Manager
Location_formattedLocationLong: West Palm Beach, Florida US