Eaton’s Corporate Research and Technology (CRT) located in Southfield, Michigan has an opening for a Technology Manager for Integrated Materials Processing (IMP), within the Materials and Processing Group.
The manager will be responsible for managing a team of scientists & engineers specializing in IMP with the principal goal of identifying, developing, and justifying commercialization of significant growth opportunities for diverse Eaton businesses. The manager should stimulate the search for creative technology advances in the areas of Design for Additive Manufacturing, Factory of the Future, multiscale materials simulation, process scale up, advanced materials characterization, process control, and qualification. The manager is required to identify significant business opportunities to leverage those advances and drive the realization of those opportunities in order to drive growth within Eaton and the IMP group. The manager will be responsible for meeting the schedule, scope, cost and technical targets for all research and development efforts under his/her control, as well as developing and managing customer relationships with Eaton business leaders & stakeholders and maintaining a sound business case for the project portfolio.
In addition to the above responsibilities, this individual must collaborate with the various product teams, application engineering, divisional engineering and the global marketing organization to create technology roadmaps and develop critical engineering capabilities, both resources and tools, that help the business grow. The manager is also responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with the external technical community and academia, and leveraging these partnerships for significant advancements in research in the area of advanced materials and manufacturing as relevant for Eaton. Specifically, the candidate will provide leadership to the department in terms of guidance, coaching and development of the technical staff; selection and retention of employees; management of the project portfolio; and administrative leadership for the department.
Essential Functions include:
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Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: CTO Corporate Technology Office
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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Requisition ID: 040557