• Collins Aerospace
  • $82,720.00 -119,330.00/year*
  • Rockford, IL
  • Engineering
  • Full-Time
  • 332 N London Ave

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Date Posted:

2019-01-09-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

A01: Rockford - Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 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.

Power & Controls:

We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems, or creating a positive in flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, Power & Controls focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

We are looking for a Product Cost Lead to support the Power & Controls Team.

This position supports a wide variety of tasks within our Power & Controls Product Cost Group of Collins. Candidate will work with a highly experienced cross functional team of individuals to identify and complete cost reduction projects and business unit critical transitions and that have a direct financial impact to the company.

This position will be directly supporting the Design to Cost (DTC) and Transitions Group. In the DTC role the candidate would work with new development programs to track, identify and manage cost reduction opportunities and will work closely with the program office and IPD teams.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working with Integrated Product Development teams during development.
  • Tracking visible cost for the program.
  • Leading/participating in cost reduction events.
  • Working and tracking actions to closure.
  • Identifying opportunities for cost reduction.
  • Represent Power & Controls Product Cost Group in management reviews.
  • Data analysis and should costing.
  • Development of tools to support design and cost reduction activities.

This lead position also supports Power & Controls transitions as required. This role provides project management support for execution of product transitions from one manufacturing site to another.

Responsibilities include:

  • Estimating of project costs and development of business cases for transitions.
  • Developing of detailed product transition plans.
  • Execution of Transition Standard Work.
  • Problem resolution.

Education:

  • Bachelor s degree in Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain or related field from an accredited university.

Preferred Education:

  • MBA or advanced degrees is preferred.

Qualifications:

  • 7 years minimum experience in Operations, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Engineering or Finance.
  • 5 years minimum experience with an Operations, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Engineering or Finance with an advanced degree.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Operations, Producibility or Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Cost Engineering experience.
  • referred candidate will have some Aerospace product experience, Collins Power & Controls product experience preferred.
  • Strong computer skills required.
  • Strong communication skills (written & verbal) required.
  • Strong facilitation skills required
  • Candidate must be self-directed, a self-starter, and be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously Product cost, cost reduction, standard setting, time & motion setting experience
  • Procurement experience with other technical background/experience
  • Project Management experience
  • SAP or other ERP/MRP system experience
  • Strong Excel Skills with VBA or comparable programming language experience a plus
  • Computer / IT experience with relational databases and data mining tools 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

Collins 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.


Associated topics: business, cost efficient, industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, methods engineer, project, sap, supply, supply chain

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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