Specialist, Platform Cost Operations Strategy - Windsor Locks , Connecticut, United States, 06096

Date Posted:

2019-02-17-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

02: Building 02 Windsor Locks One Hamilton Road, Windsor Locks, CT, 06096 USA

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

The next chapter of our future as an aerospace company is here, and we are excited about what this means for our employees and customers! Get onboard the Collins Aerospace Operations team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. The Operations team continues to grow and aims to strengthen the connection of Manufacturing Operations, Supply Chain and Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) across Collins Aerospace. In this dynamic environment , you will have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide.

Role Overview

This position is for a seasoned professional in Operations, Finance or Program Management, who works independently, collects product cost data, and prepares analysis, evaluations and presentations. This role will focus on improving program health by supporting supply chain, lean manufacturing, and value engineering cost reduction initiatives across Collins Aerospace Business Units. The selected candidate will have a unique opportunity to improve Collins Aerospace business performance through strategy development, idea generation, project review and tracking, and executive level reporting.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Analyze large data sets to bring forward strategic opportunities
* Able to creatively workaround imperfections in data
* Support senior executive reviews through consolidation and validation of cost data.
* Support the development, implementation and maintenance of robust tracking tools.
* Critical thinking , problem solving
* Project management

Qualifications:

Candidates for this role should possess a Bachelor's degree and five years of prior relevant experience or an Advanced degree and three years of prior relevant experience.

Preferred qualifications:

* Competency in Microsoft Office, Excel/PowerPoint
* Effective problem solving skills
* Continuous improvement mindset
* Motivated self-starter with a focus on results
* Interest in aerospace
* Interest in future career in Operations or Supply Chain
* Previous experience in a manufacturing company is a plus

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

* Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)
* Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company for more than 1 year

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.

Note to candidates regarding interview scams: We'd like to make it clear that Collins Aerospace never asks candidates for money. If you've been approached with a job offer that you suspect may be fraudulent, we strongly recommend you do not respond, send money or personal information. Please report any suspicious activity to Talent Acquisition.

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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.

Note to candidates regarding interview scams: We'd like to make it clear that UTC Aerospace Systems never asks candidates for money. If you've been approached with a job offer that you suspect may be fraudulent, we strongly recommend you do not respond, send money or personal information. Please report any suspicious activity to Talent Acquisition.