Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US
Job Number: 9927
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01334251 Date posted 07/22/2019 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States
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, youâ€ll be part of an evolving, globally diverse company thatâ€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, youâ€ll help answer todayâ€s challenges in powered flight while shaping and supporting tomorrowâ€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 employeesâ€ full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybodyâ€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.
Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE:UTX), is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, auxiliary and ground power units, and small turbojet propulsion products.
For more than 90 years, Pratt & Whitneyâ€s Commercial and Military organizations have been delighting customers with dependable engines. Inspired by a legacy of experience and the innovative technology of tomorrow, our workforce is designing, producing, and maintaining engines that power airlines and military aircraft around the world. Today, Pratt & Whitney develops game-changing technologies for the future, such as the PurePowerÂ PW1000G engine, with patented Geared Turbofan engine technology.
For this position, the successful candidate will be part of Pratt & Whitney's Propulsion Systems Analysis (PSA) organization, focusing on engine system performance and vehicle analysis. PSA offers college students an excellent opportunity to work in a very exciting discipline utilizing state-of-the-art tools and processes to analyze engine systems under development and/or deployed throughout the world.
The candidate for this position will report to one of our Propulsion Systems Analysis managers supporting either our Commercial or Military Products. Typical duties and responsibilities are listed below and are executed under the guidance of a Sr. Engineer:
â€¢ Analyzing engine data to determine system level and component level performance.
â€¢ Creating and utilizing NPSS aero-thermal modeling code
â€¢ Aircraft performance analysis
â€¢ Assisting Sr. engineers in generation of presentations to internal and external customers.
This position offers the candidate an excellent opportunity to gain real world experience in the aero-thermal analysis of air breathing propulsion systems and offers an opportunity to develop close working experience with P&Wâ€s engineering development team.
This is an Intern position for May - August 2020, located in East Hartford, CT.
Do you meet these Basic Qualifications?
- Candidates must be either a U.S. citizen or have Permanent Resident status.
- You're in an accredited undergraduate or graduate engineering degree program.
- Fields of study: Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
- You will have at least 30 credits prior to starting your internship
- You have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Completion of coursework in thermodynamics and/or aerodynamics is required.
How about any of these Preferred Qualifications? (Suggestions below.)
- Candidates must have strong communication and teaming skills.
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Job Number: 01334251
Community / Marketing Title: ENG-PSA Intern
Location_formattedLocationLong: East Hartford, Connecticut US