Sr. Product Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Leeds, MA
Information Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Corporate Overview


Hubbell Incorporated is an international manufacturer of quality electrical and electronic products for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, industrial and utility applications. With 2016 revenues of $3.5 billion, Hubbell Incorporated operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, Canada, Switzerland, Puerto Rico, Mexico, the People's Republic of China ("China"), Italy, the United Kingdom, Brazil and Australia. Hubbell also participates in joint ventures in Taiwan and Hong Kong, and maintains sales offices in Singapore, China, India, Mexico, South Korea, and countries in the Middle East. The corporate headquarters is located in Shelton, CT.


Division Overview


Hubbell Power Systems (HPS), a division of Hubbell Incorporated, engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of transmission, distribution, substation, underground, OEM and communications products used by utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries. 

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers. 


POSITION OVERVIEW:  Support and sustain electro-mechanical products used in medium voltage power distribution. The engineer will also lead strategic initiatives such as new product development and cost reduction projects.



  • Primary product line responsibility.
  • Responsible for the design and development of new and existing products.
  • Develop, document, and maintain test plans to validate product compliance to industry standards and customer specifications.
  • Review, author, and approve Engineering Change Requests, product drawings and other technical documentation.
  • Perform product troubleshooting and root cause failure analysis.
  • Interact with customers, sales, and marketing to solve design and manufacturing problems on existing parts.
  • Utilize CAD to modify and maintain product 2D/3D drawings.
  • Exhibits professional behavior including positive attitude, sense of urgency, independent judgment, teamwork, creative thinking and personal integrity to achieve goals and objectives of the business unit.
  • Attend and participate in IEEE, IEC, and CSA standards associations were applicable.
  • Mentor and develop junior engineers



  • BS / MS in Mechanical Engineering
  • Basic understanding of electricalengineering principles.
  • Experience with 3D modeling software (Autodesk Inventor or SolidWorks preferred)
  • Proficiency with test lab equipment and simulation tools
  • Understanding of NPD process and practices
  • Project Management experience
  • Demonstrate consistent (and sustainable) application of problem solving and analytical skills in a team environment
  • Possess strong written and oral communication skills
  • Basic understanding of SAP
  • Must be able to support plant in Mayville, WI as needed



  • 5+ years of experience with distributionvoltage equipment.
  • Experience and knowledge with interdisciplinary teams and functions i.e. quality, manufacturing, sourcing, scheduling.
  • Knowledge and experience with electricalengineering and computer science principles.  
  • Experience with Altium Designer
  • Knowledge of MS Project.
  • Some documented history of developing patents, processes, trade secrets, etc.
  • Demonstrated participation in professional societies’
  • Ability to travel ~ 25% - 30 %
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