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Process and Tools Technical Analyst Job

Company: Armstrong World Industries
Location: Millersville
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Primary location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Relocation offered: No
Employment status: Full-Time
Travel: 5%
Non-compete: No

The estimated base salary range for this role is 55,000 to 80,000 per year.
Individual pay is based upon location, skills and expertise, experience and other relevant factors

What does it mean to work at Armstrong?

It means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a key player in Armstrong's future. We are a large company with a local feel, where you will get to know and collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the company.

By joining us, you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Alongside a competitive remuneration package, you will receive:

A benefits package including: medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, 401k match, long-term disability coverage, vacation and sick time, product discount programs and many more.
Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.
A casual work environment where we have a recognition program for our team, and service awards. You will also be able to make the most of our fitness center and lunchtime cafe.
A working culture that balances individual achievement with teamwork and collaboration. We draw on each other's strengths and allow for different work styles to build engagement and satisfaction to deliver results.

This role supports Architectural Specialties, Armstrong's fastest growing business segment, in the critical area of Digital Transformation. The Process and Tools Technical Associate will be responsible for understanding product line cost estimation rules and requirements. Developing and deploying tools to support Architectural Specialties made to order business based on the business rules and requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Quotation / Estimation Process (80%)

  • Work collaboratively with New Product Development associates to understand new product business rules and requirements
  • Structure the requirements and use Configure/Price/Quote technology software (One Quote) to properly estimate custom build to order projects
  • Update and maintain current product line business requirements in One Quote
  • Review & interpret customer and user design requirements
  • Partner with sourced vendors to identify technical solutions and options

    Other Requirements:
    • Travel will vary based on project assignment (

      • Bachelor's Degree required, ideally in a technical discipline in Information Technology, Data Sciences, Architecture, Engineering, or related field.
      • Experience in developing and using Configure/Price/Quote technology type software in a business environment
      • Strong preference for candidates with familiarity with the construction business, estimating, reading blueprints and/or understanding of the estimating and bidding process
      • 2-5 years relevant project management work experience, ideally in construction or a related industry
      • Strong general mathematical abilities
      • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Word
      • Superior organizational skills, attention to detail and demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
      • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with diverse audiences, in both oral and written contexts

        Desired Experience
        • The successful candidate will be a curious, problem solver equipped with structured thinking and analytical mindset.

          Measures of Effectiveness
          • Ability to develop robust and scalable tools and processes to support rapid growth

            Why should you join Armstrong World Industries?

            Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions in the Americas. With approximately $1B in revenue, AWI has about 2,800 employees and a manufacturing network of fifteen facilities in North America.

            At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, we offer interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces.

            For more than 150 years, we have built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we're here to serve - our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.

            We are committed to developing new and sustainable ceiling solutions, with design and performance possibilities that make a positive difference in spaces where we live, work, learn, heal and play. It's an exciting, rewarding business to be in, and we're committed to continue to grow and prosper for the benefit of all of our stakeholders. We hope you join us.

            Our Sustainability Ambition

            "Bringing our Purpose to Life" - lead a transformation in the design and building of spaces fit for today and tomorrow.
            We are committed to:
            • Engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce;
            • Transforming buildings from structures that shelter into structures that serve and preserve the health and well-being of people and planet;
            • Pursuing sustainable, innovative solutions for spaces where we live, work, learn heal and play;
            • Being a catalyst for change with all of our stakeholders; and
            • Making a positive difference in the environments and communities we impact.

              About the location (Lancaster PA)

              Lancaster, PA. A great central location in South Central Pennsylvania, Lancaster is ideally situated for easy access to major metropolitan cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington DC, and New York City. Lancaster offers a vibrant arts and entertainment community with wonderful historic sites, B&Bs, museums, great shopping, entertainment venues and restaurants.

              Armstrong is committed to engaging a diverse, purpose-driven workforce. As part of our dedication to diversity, AWI is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard for race, sex, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at by email at AWI talent acquisition and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

              Come and build your future with us and apply today!

              Job Segment: Construction, Product Development, Project Manager, Recruiting, Engineer, Engineering, Human Resources, Research, Technology

Keywords: Armstrong World Industries, Reading , Process and Tools Technical Analyst Job, IT / Software / Systems , Millersville, Pennsylvania

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