United States of America
PW109: West Palm Beach 17900 Beeline Highway, West Palm Beach, FL, 33410 USA
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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?
The Materials & Processes Engineering (MPE) group in West Palm Beach, FL is seeking a highly motivated individual to join the materials characterization team. This role will be responsible for advancing measurement technologies while supporting business critical tasks such as field investigations, production stoppages, development programs, etc.
Work directly with engineering customers to define work scope and data requirements
Utilize advanced X-ray characterization techniques to deliver needed data
Create and implement strategies, procedures, and workflows to promote efficiency and data quality including in the areas of automation and batch processing
Identify, investigate, and develop external partnerships with national laboratories, and universities, to utilize newest technology
Train engineers and technicians on advanced characterization techniques
Work in a fast-paced environment where multiple concurrent projects is typical
First year of employment will include up to 50% travel and/or 6-9 month extended work assignment in East Hartford, CT.
Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering, Science & Technology related field
8+ years of relevant experience OR an Advanced Degree in a related field and 5+ years of relevant experience
Background in at least one of the following X-ray characterization techniques: X-ray computed tomography, X-ray diffraction, residual stress, X-ray fluorescence, X-ray absorption spectroscopy, Laue diffraction
US Citizenship or US Person required due to government contracts
Candidate must hold or be eligible of obtaining a US Government Security Clearance.
Master’s degree or PhD in relevant field with heavy emphasis in materials characterization techniques (Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, etc.)
Basic understanding of x-ray & radiation safety principles and protocols.
Demonstrated proficiency with complex engineering and/or manufacturing technologies, with heavy emphasis on machine-based control systems.
High degree of hands-on, mechanical inclination.
Active US Government Security Clearance
ASNT Industrial Radiography Radiation Safety Personnel (IRRSP) Certification (active or prior)
Leadership in development and implementation of advanced characterization techniques
Coding experience for image analysis and data quantification (Matlab and/or Python preferred)
Image analysis experience
Experience working in large collaborative teams to solve technically difficult problems
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Ability to lead small teams to deliver outstanding results
Proficient at presenting technical data to both technical and non-technical audiences
What is my role type?
In addition to transforming the future of flight, we are also transforming how and where we work. We’ve introduced role types to help you understand how you will operate in our blended work environment. This role is:
Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance workers, as they are essential to the development of our engines.
Candidates will learn more about role type and current site status throughout the recruiting process. For onsite and hybrid roles, commuting to and from the assigned site is the employee’s personal responsibility.
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