Eaton Corporation Engineering Manager - Motor Control - Contactors & Drives (m/f) in Bonn, Germany
Eaton's Electrical Division has an opening for a:
Engineering Manager Machine Operation and Motor Control - Contactors & Drives (m/f)
Location: Bonn, Germany
The main task of the ICPD Engineering Manager “Machine Operation and Control” is to lead the related distributed department. This organization drives all technologies and engineering projects related to machine operation and control incl. industrial automation.
Managing responsibilities within the assigned teams of engineers, develop and continuously improve organizational capabilities of these teams
Host engineering functions for and machine operation and control incl. industrial automation
Staff main projects for new product development, advanced development and maintenance
Drive platform development and deployment
Promotes and supports continuous improvement of processes
Utilize the Eaton PreLaunch, ProLaunch and EBS systems actively
Achieve the technical- and customer requirements as well as standards, legal requirements and others e.g. quality.
Ensure engineering excellence by utilizing modern development methods e.g. requirement- and change-management, DFSS (Design for Six Sigma), SPICE (Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination)/ CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration), model driven development, agile methods.
Close collaboration with the product line, solution center, quality-department and operations.
Close collaboration with the Eaton engineering departments also outside ICPD
Play an active part in special projects of ICPD-Eng., e.g. improvement projects
Build organizational capability in the assigned team to ensure a robust pipeline of diverse talent to capitalize on opportunities
Strong contribution to the ICPD-Engineering strategy process. Seeing ahead to future possibilities and translate them into cascaded strategies in the assigned team
Drive results in the assigned team while creating and fostering a safe work environment and living the EBS
Demonstrate Eaton’s values and philosophy with every action and every decision in combination of recognizing the value of different perspectives and culture for the ICPD-Engineering organization
Master degree in electronic / mechatronic / informatics
No less than 10 years work-experience in automation or machine building business in the industrial field or other comparable technical industries
No less than 5 years leadership experience in matrix organizations
Experience with functional safety (e.g. IEC 61508)
Experience with cyber security
Experience with functional driven and architecture based development
Proven knowledge in industrial automation, industrial connectivity and machine control
Knowledge in agile development methods
Experience in electronics and software/firmware development
Experience with PLC systems e.g. Codesys
Basics in mechanical design desirable
Experience in collaboration with distributed development teams at different international locations
Proven knowledge in driving innovative products and improvement of existing products
Problem solving skills
Fluently English and German (oral and written)
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Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Job Level: Manager
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
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