Continuous Improvement/IT Engineer in Rochester, NY at Arconic

Date Posted: 9/17/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Engines is looking for a Continuous Improvement (ABS)/IT Engineer to plan, implement and follow-through on automation initiatives within our current systems.  The ABS/IT Engineer will coordinate and lead a wide range of activities that are designed to improve on-time delivery, productivity, quality, cost, safety and environmental performance.  This position is located at our aerospace forging plant in Rochester, NY.
Arconic Engines is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. We excel in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high performance parts that enable the next-generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines and cleaner power generation.  Arconic Engines is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).
Join Arconic and join a network of people who are passionate about industry-changing technology that advances the world. You’ll have the opportunity to work with leading global companies that operate in world-changing industries—such as aerospace, automotive, building and construction, defense and commercial transportation. It’s not just a job. It’s a career and a path to the future. You’ll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship. Arconic is fully committed to developing people: providing employees with the resources, and learning and development opportunities they need to excel and build a career.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Expand local reporting automation opportunities from Visual
  • Implement a financial /KPI/planning dashboard
  • Roll out usage of Power BI or other localized dashboard reporting platform for production metrics
  • Interact with necessary business processes and system owners to effectively understand requirements and implement the appropriate systems solutions
  • Effectively utilize a standardized project lifecycle and management methodology to manage projects, communicate status, and deliver work to schedule and budget
  • Execute work in compliance with all appropriate audit and regulatory requirements
  • Performs other tasks of equal or lesser skill as required


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • 1 year experience in IT and/or automation engineering
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status.  ITAR defines U.S. person as U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States.  Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer information systems, or computer engineering from an accredited university
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Solid understanding and practical application of systems analysis and technical skill in applicable area of focus
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively present material to a wide range of audiences