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 an excellent opportunity for a talented Materials Engineer, CMC / EBC Technology to be based in East Hartford, CT.
Would you like to be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that’s moving fast to craft the future of aviation? Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As a part of our team you’ll help answer today’s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow’s solutions.
As a recognized leading producer of the world’s most powerful jet engines, we strive to find dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to contribute to a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.
As the Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) / Environmental Barrier Coatings (EBC) Materials Engineer, you will:
work as a member of a large multi-functional development team supporting material and process development of CMC/EBC for application in gas turbine engines.
carry out experimentation to develop SiC/SiC based composites along with compatible environmental barrier coatings. Y
characterize the microstructure and properties of these material systems and support design and hardware manufacturing teams by providing material property and processing expertise.
be responsible for the execution of material/process development plan, material and property characterization, providing guidance to the CMC component design teams, supporting development hardware manufacture, and supporting hardware transition to production activity.
To be successful in this position, you should have the following experience:
BS degree in Engineering or Science
2+ years’ experience in an engineering role
US Citizen due to program requirements
The ability to obtain and retain security clearance.
The final Grade/Level for this position will be based on Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Materials Science, Materials Engineering, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Physics
Active Security Clearance
Prior experience and knowledge of processing, manufacturing equipment, characterization, and qualification methods for ceramic matrix composites and environmental barrier coatings preferred
Excellent Judgment and professional maturity with the capability to create positive relationships
Ability to craft clear written communication as well as possessing excellent verbal communication skills
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.
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.
Internal Number: 01272558
About Pratt & Whitney
Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE:UTX), is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines and auxiliary power units.
Pratt & Whitney's large commercial engines power more than 25 percent of the world's mainline passenger fleet. The company continues to develop new engines and work with its partners in International Aero Engines and the Engine Alliance to meet airline customers'? future needs.
Pratt & Whitney has built a long and distinguished record of providing top-of-the-line engines to 29 armed forces around the world. Our military engines power front line fighters, such as the F-15 Eagle, F-16 Fighting Falcon, F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II, as well as the C-17 Globemaster III military transport and Boeing's KC-46, the U.S. Air Force's new airlift tanker.
Pratt & Whitney Canada has produced more than 75,000 engines, of which there are currently more than 49,000 engines in service on more than 28,000 aircraft operated by more than 10,000 operators in 200 countries.
Pratt & Whitney AeroPower designs and manufactures auxiliary power units and turbojet engines for commercial and military aircraft. Products include a...irborne auxiliary power units and ground power units, and small expendable and recoverable turbojet propulsion systems.
Website http://www.pw.utc.com Industry Aviation & Aerospace Company size 10,001+ employees Headquarters East Hartford, CT Type Public Company Founded 1925 Specialties Aircraft Engines and Auxiliary Power Units