Expendable/Attritable Engines Program Manager

Location: West Palm Beach, Florida US

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Job Number: 8605

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01300193 Date posted 03/26/2019 City West Palm Beach State Florida Country United States

Date Posted:
2019-03-18-07:00
Country:
United States of America
Location:
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:

  • Manage technology programs in support of P&W strategic goals.
  • Working with weapon system contractors (WSC) and Government Customers.
  • Support program MPR's and IPMT's and support the AMEP IPMT
  • Lead proposal development to meet customer expectations and win programs based on P&W strategic goals.
  • Lead multi-functional teams maintaining alignment with P&W strategic goals and Interface with P&W Military engines senior management as required.
  • Manage program to EVMS and IMS requirements 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.

    We are looking for people with the following characteristics:
  • A desire to roll up their sleeves and act with urgency
  • A willingness to challenge the status quo then propose and implement elegant and effective solutions
  • An agile mindset -focus on the outcome, leverage an iterative approach, and display the flexibility to adapt to new information
  • The experience and judgment to assess risk then balance action and analysis
  • Clear and unwavering commitment to serving our Customers and achieving our Mission

    Education/Certifications:
    • Required: BS/BA
    • Preferred: A degree in an engineering; An advanced business degree

    Experience/Qualifications:

    Required:
    • 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.

    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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  • Job Number: 01300193

    Community / Marketing Title: Expendable/Attritable Engines Program Manager

    Location_formattedLocationLong: West Palm Beach, Florida US