Eaton Corporation Senior Engineer in Warwick, United Kingdom

Eaton Warwick

Are currently recruiting for a Senior Engineer

Essential Function

The essential function of this position will be to support the design and development of Screw-in Cartridge Valve products and provide engineering support to existing products.

Primary Function

The main job duties will include:

  • Develop new products or revisions to existing products to meet market needs, profitability goals, reliability requirements and manufacturing capability in accordance with standard development practices.

  • Perform and document design calculations, generate CAD layouts, and verify all necessary tolerance stack-ups for new designs and design revisions.

  • Conduct product design reviews with cross functional teams, which will include DFMEA reviews, product specification reviews and overall assessments of risk throughout the development process.

  • Maintain close liaison with the manufacturing function and supply chain across multiple product lines during the development and introduction of new products to assure manufacturability, cost effectiveness and reliability of the product.

  • Maintain close liaison with the sales and marketing functions across multiple product lines, as well as end customers, as related to application reviews, new product requirements, and customer prototype qualification test requirements.

  • Initiate and execute project plans, which include the scheduled actions and the resources required to meet the project objectives.

  • Communicate new product development project status to various levels of leadership

  • Write effective test requests for technicians to execute. Analyze results and clearly summarize the findings in technical reports.

  • The incumbent may be the lead engineer on one or more major projects, or several minor projects, with a total estimated budget of $450,000 per year. Metrics for these projects include adherence to published schedules, budgeted versus actual spending, and performance relative to the design specifications.

  • The position for Senior Product Engineer is that of a product line expert at the Hydraulics Division. It is expected that the incumbent should demonstrate their proficiency as a Senior Product Engineer for a sufficient period of time to adequately evaluate the incumbent, whether they have the desire and are better suited for future supervisory/administrative duties, or to specialize in a certain technical discipline, or to become an engineering product specialist


Specialist knowledge Required

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have 2 years of relevant work experience in the engineering function

  • Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution

Preferred qualifications but not essential

  • Experience with hydraulic systems and components

  • Experience with manufacturing processes

  • Project management experience

  • Experience working with global cultures

  • Familiarity with DFSS (Design for Six Sigma) tools

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Hands on experience with hydraulics

  • Strong mechanical and mathematical aptitude

  • Experience working with customers

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: HYD PMC Power Motion Control

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: No

Travel: No

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