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Engineering Project Assistant - Avionics

Company: United Technologies
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: December 5, 2019

Job Description:

Location: Cedar Rapids Job type: Permanent Sector: Business & Administration Category: Planning & Project Engineer Jobs Date Posted: :00 Country: United States of America Location: HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, USA At Collins Aerospace, we're dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry - all to redefine aerospace. Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies - Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems - we're driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer. We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE. Working independently, this position is responsible for the planning, scheduling, assisting engineers with administrative, documentation, process and general engineering related support activities. Must demonstrate the ability to support several engineers, providing a wide variety of administrative and computer skills to assist engineering projects. Assignments typically include word processing, data entry and preliminary document preparation utilizing computing resources, change management process, requirements capture, milestone and financial metrics, etc. Performs project non-technical duties. Acts as process and tool expert for engineering design teams. Must possess ability to coordinate and lead activities as well as strong organization and analytical skills. Job Responsibilities: * Edits format of software/hardware documentation. Interfaces with technicians, engineers and engineering managers to create/edit documentation. Verifies change requests are in the proper state and implement into documentation. Performs data conversion using various application media for software development or project file maintenance. * Perform as primary focal point, coordinating, tracking and reporting status for inquiries and problem resolution during the pre-release, release, and revision of development/product related documentation. * Provides tools expertise and support to Engineering: MS Office Apps, requirements capture databases, change management and tracking tools. Generate reports as required. * Operates within a Scaled Agile Framework environment and performs related duties to enable the team to work efficiently. * Supports the Third-Party Intellectual Property process by coordinating the completion of all necessary documentation. * Responsible for ordering and shipping program materials. * Supports preparation of presentations. Supports development of engineering web pages. * Collects metrics and prepares presentation materials for analysis. * Assists in tracking action items, and tasks in the change management tools. * Facilitates the Bid & Proposal process and follows up with bidding engineers in order to meet deadlines. * Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise. Serves as a liaison between engineering teams, management and the customer. * Builds productive working relationships internally and externally on occasion. Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data requiring some explanation or interpretation. * Generally works on moderately difficult assignments which are given in terms of objectives to be accomplished and priorities to be followed. Requires judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations. * Normally receives little instruction on routine work, general instructions on new projects or assignments. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy. Job Skills & Attributes: * Cooperation - Recognizes that individual goals contribute toward accomplishing team outcomes. * Coordinating - Demonstrates the ability to circulate information through the proper channels. * Customer Service Orientation - Generally applies fundamental service techniques and adheres to proper customer procedures when interacting with customers. * Dependability - Demonstrates the ability to follow through with work assignments and support management's policies and procedures. * Detail Orientation - Is able to provide the status of work assignments at any time and can quickly produce any documentation or information that is needed. * Relationships - Displays a compassionate attitude toward the needs of others. * Time Management - Maintains a daily to-do list which helps to prioritize schedule. * Writing - Uses language that is business appropriate in written documents. Knowledge, Tools and Skills: Must demonstrate the ability to communicate with a wide variety of technical and management personnel. Must possess extensive PC tool knowledge in all Microsoft Office applications. Must have the ability to coordinate several projects and complex engineering support activities while balancing priorities and schedules. Must have the desire and willingness to commit to continued learning. Experience in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint is required. Experience in Jira and Confluence required. Experience in MS Project, DOORS and Subversion desired but not required. Basic Qualifications: This position requires either: - An AA/AS degree (or other 2-year post high school training) with a minimum of 6 years of relevant ************* the absence of a HS diploma, GED or AA/AS degree, 8 years of relevant experience is required OR - A Bachelor's degree in the appropriate discipline and 2 years of relevant experience. At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form - with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again. Some of our competitive benefits package includes: - Medical, dental, and vision insurance - Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees - Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution - Tuition reimbursement - Life insurance and disability coverage - And more now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day. 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. Date Posted: :00 Country: United States of America Location: HIA32: Cedar Rapids, IA 400 Collins Rd NE , Cedar Rapids, IA, USA At Collins Aerospace, we're dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry - all to redefine aerospace. Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies - Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems - we're driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer. We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE. Working independently, this position is responsible for the planning, scheduling, assisting engineers with administrative, documentation, process and general engineering related support activities. Must demonstrate the ability to support several engineers, providing a wide variety of administrative and computer skills to assist engineering projects. Assignments typically include word processing, data entry and preliminary document preparation utilizing computing resources, change management process, requirements capture, milestone and financial metrics, etc. Performs project non-technical duties. Acts as process and tool expert for engineering design teams. Must possess ability to coordinate and lead activities as well as strong organization and analytical skills. Job Responsibilities: * Edits format of software/hardware documentation. Interfaces with technicians, engineers and engineering managers to create/edit documentation. Verifies change requests are in the proper state and implement into documentation. Performs data conversion using various application media for software development or project file maintenance. * Perform as primary focal point, coordinating, tracking and reporting status for inquiries and problem resolution during the pre-release, release, and revision of development/product related documentation. * Provides tools expertise and support to Engineering: MS Office Apps, requirements capture databases, change management and tracking tools. Generate reports as required. * Operates within a Scaled Agile Framework environment and performs related duties to enable the team to work efficiently. * Supports the Third-Party Intellectual Property process by coordinating the completion of all necessary documentation. * Responsible for ordering and shipping program materials. * Supports preparation of presentations. Supports development of engineering web pages. * Collects metrics and prepares presentation materials for analysis. * Assists in tracking action items, and tasks in the change management tools. * Facilitates the Bid & Proposal process and follows up with bidding engineers in order to meet deadlines. * Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise. Serves as a liaison between engineering teams, management and the customer. * Builds productive working relationships internally and externally on occasion. Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data requiring some explanation or interpretation. * Generally works on moderately difficult assignments which are given in terms of objectives to be accomplished and priorities to be followed. Requires judgment in resolving issues or in making recommendations. * Normally receives little instruction on routine work, general instructions on new projects or assignments. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy. Job Skills & Attributes: * Cooperation - Recognizes that individual goals contribute toward accomplishing team outcomes. * Coordinating - Demonstrates the ability to circulate information through the proper channels. * Customer Service Orientation - Generally applies fundamental service techniques and adheres to proper customer procedures when interacting with customers. * Dependability - Demonstrates the ability to follow through with work assignments and support management's policies and procedures. * Detail Orientation - Is able to provide the status of work assignments at any time and can quickly produce any documentation or information that is needed. * Relationships - Displays a compassionate attitude toward the needs of others. * Time Management - Maintains a daily to-do list which helps to prioritize schedule. * Writing - Uses language that is business appropriate in written documents. Knowledge, Tools and Skills: Must demonstrate the ability to communicate with a wide variety of technical and management personnel. Must possess extensive PC tool knowledge in all Microsoft Office applications. Must have the ability to coordinate several projects and complex engineering support activities while balancing priorities and schedules. Must have the desire and willingness to commit to continued learning. Experience in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint is required. Experience in Jira and Confluence required. Experience in MS Project, DOORS and Subversion desired but not required. Basic Qualifications: This position requires either: - An AA/AS degree (or other 2-year post high school training) with a minimum of 6 years of relevant ************* the absence of a HS diploma, GED or AA/AS degree, 8 years of relevant experience is required OR - A Bachelor's degree in the appropriate discipline and 2 years of relevant experience. At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form - with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again. Some of our competitive benefits package includes: - Medical, dental, and vision insurance - Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees - Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution - Tuition reimbursement - Life insurance and disability coverage - And more now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day. 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. Email me jobs relevant to my job search

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