Senior Applications Engineer

EATON   •  

PR

Less than 5 years

Posted 267 days ago

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Job Description

Eaton Corporation in Pittsburgh, PA has an opening for a Senior Product Line Applications Engineer.  

This person resolves issues coming into the group via phone or email, which are project design applications, delivery, pricing and related product line support issues. This position will be the technical leader of the Surge and PFC product lines.  This position reports up through the Product Marketing organization within the Power Quality Operations-Americas.  

Essential Functions:

  • Serves as a technical Group Leader to ensure Product Line Application engineers, Customers, and External Eaton Sales personnel have a resource for complex product application requirements.
  • Serves as a technical Group Leader to ensure Product Line Application engineers, Customers, and External Eaton Sales personnel have a resource for complex product application requirements.
  • Provides product application support for the surge protection, power conditioning and Power Factor Capacitor product lines, including product installation, configuration, start up assistance and warranty support.
  • Performs product specification reviews, prepares quotations, and pricing information, conducts competitive product analysis, and writes technical literature for internal and external use.
  • Research and prepare competitive cross reference guides and application notes for the product linessupported.
  • Provides post-sales technical support to resolve product installation and warranty issues.
  • Provides technical explanations, demonstration and training of products to customers, field engineering, and marketingsupport functions.
  • Provides technical explanations, demonstration and training of products to customers, field engineering, and marketingsupport functions.
  • Assists during product seminars which could include up to 5% travel
  • Maintain and update technical library for both internal and external use

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 3years’ project, design or sales engineering experience
  • Minimum of 1year of working experience as an Electrical Power Systems Engineer, or an Application Engineer for power distribution/quality equipment, or a Power Systems Field Technician, or working in Power Quality Sales
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship

  Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in ElectricalEngineering from an accredited institution that includes Power Engineer classes
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience working in the field of ElectricalEngineering, ElectricalEngineeringTechnology or sales and Marketing of Electrical products
  • Experience in electrical installation methods, practices, and applicable local and national electrical codes.
  • Experience in factory and field troubleshooting methods and equipment
  • Experience as a Power Engineer with switchgear and distribution techniques, electrical power distribution and controls
  • Knowledge of Product line support programs such as SAP, Vista, Bidman, Mentor and Box.
  • Meter reading experience

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: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG PQD CPS Critical Power Solutions

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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 045203