RPI Intern - Campus Recruiting

United Technologies Corporation
East Hartford
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Pratt & Whitney is the global leader in designing and developing cutting-edge turbine engines, like the Geared Turbofan???, for commercial and military aircrafts.

We are looking for skilled intern engineers to continue to shape the future of Aerospace Engineering.

What We'll Bring To The Table:

* An opportunity to work on jet engines!

* A chance to build your network of technical resources & engineering experts

* A chance to boldly innovate and deliver mind-boggling results

What You Could Be Doing:

* Conducting performance tests and stress analyses

* Creating layouts, sketches, and blueprints

* Application of research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines.

* Building finite element models

* Determining mission life for engines in commercial and military engines

* Design of electrical components and equipment

* Multidisciplinary research and collaboration with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems software.

* Optimize designs for cost, weight, and performance

* Develop process and methodology improvements

* Monitor instrumented rig and engine tests to collect data to validate/calibrate analytical results

* Research, design, and development in such areas as mechanical, thermal, hydraulic, thermodynamic, or heat transfer for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy.

Engineering Organizations: Cold Section, Global Services, Hot Section, Materials and Processes, Engine Center, Systems Analysis and Aerodynamics, Systems Design and Component Integration, Systems Engineering and Validation

Engineering Focus Areas: Aero, Drafting and Design, Materials, Mechanical, Product Definition, Project, Software, Structural, Systems, Test and Validation


* Previous Engineering internships preferred

* Firm grasp of engineering fundamentals

Education What You'll Bring To The Table:

* Bachelor's degree in Engineering required

* 3.0 GPA minimum required