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Raytheon Technologies Contracts Specialist in West Des Moines, Iowa

The Collins Accessory Systems (CAS) segment of the Power and Controls business is a diverse business providing products supporting Military and Commercial Air-framers and Industrial markets. The Contracts group supporting the Engine Nozzle portion of the business has an immediate opening for a Contracts Administrator in its West Des Moines, IA site.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The successful candidate will be responsible for all facets of contract administration on aerospace and industrial end users, including MRO

  • Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Receipt, review, and processing of customer solicitations/RFPs

  • Proposal preparation; review and negotiation of contract terms and conditions

  • Preparation of contract documents including non-disclosure agreements and memoranda of agreement; order reviews and acknowledgments

  • Order entry

  • Support forecasting the demand for particular products to drive supply chain activities.

  • Flow down of contract requirements to internal stakeholders

  • Change management, identification of contract and business risk

  • Accounts receivable support/reporting

  • Audit support; and contract close out as well as company initiatives including ACE, standard work and business financial goals

  • Minimal travel required (<10%)

  • Willingness to work nonstandard hours

  • Some Holiday hours may be required based on business need


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of prior relevant experience OR

  • Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years’ experience OR

  • In absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required

  • Engineering/Other Technical Positions: Bachelor’s degree (typically in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)) and a minimum of 5 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 plus years’ experience relevant to Contract Administration preferably with both U.S. Government and Commercial type contracts is preferred

  • SAP experience

  • FAR/DFARS working knowledge

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. 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.

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


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!

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, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Life insurance and disability coverage

  • Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal

  • Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning

  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions

  • Redbrick - Incentives for a Healthy You

  • Autism Benefit

  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Best Doctors, second opinion program

  • And more!

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.


  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

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.

Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.

Raytheon Technologies 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.