Job ID 01418420 Most Recent Date Posted 06/08/2021 City East
Hartford State Connecticut Country United States
United States of America
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118
Pratt & Whitney, Materials and Processes Engineering (MPE)
organization in East Hartford, CT is looking for a highly motivated
Materials Processes and Behavior Modeling Engineer who can support
the development and implementation of modeling tools and methods
for gas turbine engine applications.
A successful candidate will become part of a highly focused
materials modeling team in a fast moving and challenging
environment. The Materials Processes and Behavior Modeling Engineer
will support the development, implementation, and maturation of
various process and property modeling and simulation tools and
methods. These efforts may include development and implementation
of new computational tools, process monitoring, data capture and
mining methods. The candidate will be responsible for identifying
material characterization requirements, including mechanical test
methods development for mechanistic model calibration and
validation. The candidate will assess current state of modeling
tools and methods in MPE and support the utilization of such tools
and methods. Additional responsibilities include obtaining internal
and external funding, assessing current model or method maturity,
standardizing requirements for documentation, new model development
and validation as appropriate. The position will also be
responsible for developing and executing project plans and cost
estimates, meeting schedule milestones and reporting progress to
management. The candidate will work with cross functional teams
including Materials Development and Characterization,
Manufacturing, Design, Structures and Lifing Disciplines.
The successful candidate will have strong communication skills
(both verbal and written), be self-motivated, persistent and
focused on results. The candidate must be able to multi-task and be
able to work through roadblocks, raising issues and identifying
solutions to ensure tasks are driven to completion.
Additional skills include:
- Expertise in key materials manufacturing processes as well as
material testing and characterization methods.
- Expertise in Finite Element Methods (FEM), including use of
software tools such as DEFORM, ABAQUS, ANSYS, LS-DYNA to simulate
material processes and behavior under manufacturing and engine
- Proficient in programing languages, specifically FORTRAN and
C++ to develop user based routines for multi-scale FEM
- Expertise in using microstructure and microtexture
characterization and reconstruction using tools such as DREAM-3D
for multi-scale modeling.
- Proficient in CAD software, e.g., AutoCAD, Solid
- Familiarity with technology and manufacturing development
(TRL/MRL) and government contracting processes.
- Experience with ACE/Continuous Improvement or Six Sigma tools
is a plus.
BS degree in Materials Science, Metallurgy or related technical
7+ years of experience is required or 5 years Master's degree or
2 years with a PHD
- Candidate must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident. Occasional
travel is required.
Focus on results and the ability to drive tasks to
Demonstrated effectiveness in working across functions,
organizations and all levels of management
- Working knowledge of continuous improvement principles
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Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or
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