Sr. Test Engineer- (Hybrid)

East Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Pratt & Whitney is working to once again transform the future of flight—designing, building and servicing engines unlike any the world has ever seen. And because transformation begins from within, we’re seeking the people to drive it. So, calling all curious. 

Come ready to explore and you’ll find a place where your talent takes flight—beyond the borders of title, a country or your comfort zone. Bring your passion and commitment and we’ll welcome you into a tight-knit team that takes our mission personally. Channel your drive to make a difference into shaping an organization and an industry that’s evolving fast to the future.

Innovation through diversity of thought. At Pratt & Whitney, we believe diversity of thought enables creativity, innovation, and a foundation for inclusion. By fostering an inclusive culture, we accept a shared accountability and responsibility to recognize, sponsor, coach, hire and promote talent equally. We welcome our employees to be their whole – best – selves at work because trust, respect and integrity, are a part of our DNA.

At Pratt & Whitney, the difference you make is on display every day. Just look up. Are you ready to go beyond?

Job Description:

Product Safety Certification validation is looking for a motivated, high energy Test Engineer, located in Middletown, CT, to manage multiple engine programs within the Assembly and Test Engineering Organization.

Responsibilities include:

Possess a sufficient depth and diversity of skills in validation programs, assembly and instrumentation techniques in jet engine development, industrial relations, and overall leadership skills to manage multiple engine builds under his/her span of control in a high paced environment.
Ensure assembly operations readiness and flawless execution of test vehicle Plan, builds, teardowns, and inspections.  He/she will interface with Component Integrated Product Teams and Systems Engineers to ensure assembly requirements are being met on time and within budget, interface with assembly support groups or DO group (Assembly Operation, Process Engineering, Tooling Services, Magic Shop, Clean Line, and Inspection), and lead assembly process improvement teams. 
Focal point within Assembly Operations for all assigned programs. 
Current Assembly Engineers activity includes Next Generation Product Family of engines for the BA, MITAC, Neo, Embraer, and Irkut programs as well as advanced engine programs, operational commercial engine programs, and operational military engine programs.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical engineering or equivalent experience and
5+ years’ of prior relevant experience or Advanced Degree in a related field and 3+ years’ of prior relevant experience.
US Citizenship required due to government contracts.
Fluent in English (written/verbal).

Preferred Qualifications:

3+ years’ of experience in leading validation engine projects and in providing guidance to others.
Strong communication skills.
Proven ability in leading major validation projects, in leading process improvement projects, and in providing guidance to others.  
Proficient in the use of continuing improvement tools (ACE/CORE) to drive process improvements leading to increased customer satisfaction.
Familiarity with PC based system.
Team center experience.
SAP experience.
Core Champion and/or working towards certification.

Raytheon Technologies 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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Sr. Test Engineer- (Hybrid)