Eaton Corporation Senior Project Controls Engineer in San Diego, California
Eaton Electrical Engineering Services & Systems division has an opening for a Senior Project Controls Engineer. The position will be based out of any of these locations: San Diego, CA, Glendale Heights, IL, Littleton, CO or San Antonio, TX.
Position Overview :
This position reports into the EESS National Operations team and the primary function is to provide the Project Operations team with consistent and intimate support in managing their projects. The project controls engineer is responsible for project cost tracking, ongoing cost estimate validation, project schedule development/maintenance, creation of purchase requisitions, material and equipment tracking, subcontractor/vendor requests for pricing, submittal generation/oversight, document control, and warranty support. The project controls engineer is also responsible for the development/oversight of Vendor Specific Objective Evidence (VSOE) for the business units revenue recognition projects, as well as supporting ongoing intercompany negotiation activities, specifically including, but not limited to, interfacing within the various company resources for pricing on Eaton equipment and services. Preferably, successful candidate demonstrates proficiency in systems software, such as Vista, Bid Manager, Oracle, COGNOS, Microsoft Office and various other programs.
Essential Responsibilities :
Project Engineers are a resource for project managers, sales, contracts, finance, and our customers. They provide the following support:
Create a bill of materials for a project proposal
Interface with other Eaton plants & services for solutions and price negotiation
Interface with external vendors for quotation requests
Review change order proposals for contract compliance and maximized margins
Create order summaries based off of purchase order receipt and proposal files to identify order entry requirements
Develop & compile project submittals
Maintain Project Schedules with the Project Management team
Develop Vendor Specific Objective Evidence (VSOE) worksheets for revenue recognition projects
Maintain project cost tracking and estimate validation
Maintain project documentation control
Request authorized price levels for order entry in to Bid Manger
Process requests for Bid Manager Order Entry
Provide technical assistance after order receipt & interface with Eaton plants and service organizations
File intercompany warranty requests
Provide project management support for equipment only orders
Basic Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited institution
Minimum 5 years of experience in engineering, sales, or support experience in electrical assemblies, electrical distribution and power protection technology.
Ability to work in the US without company sponsorship
No relocation, must live within a 50 mile radius from the locations listed.
This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Preferred Qualifications :
Demonstrates proficiency in systems software, such as Vista, Bid Manager, Oracle, COGNOS, Microsoft Office and various other programs.
Working understanding of project management including scheduling software systems (Primavera P6 or Microsoft Projects)
Understanding of Revenue Recognition and SOX rules and requirements
Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from an accredited institution
Experience with Eaton products specifically: switchgear, switchboards, panel boards, and transformers
Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.
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Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG EESSD Electrical Engrg Svcs Systems Div
Job Level: Individual Contributor
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, 25 % of the Time
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