Southfield, Michigan

Eaton’s eMobility Group is currently seeking an Electrical Engineering Lead – Power Electronics to join our team. This position will be based in Southfield, MI. Visa and Relocation assistance will be avaiable for qualified internal candidates. Internal Eaton candidates residing outside of USA are encouraged to apply ..

We make the electric revolution work. Every day, we work to improve people’s lives and the environment by making power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable.

Preparing for the electrified future of mobility takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

Eaton’s eMobility segment is collaborating with companies around the globe to innovate the transportation technologies of the future, creating efficient vehicles that travel faster, farther, higher and safer at a lower overall cost to the consumer and the environment.

Position Overview:

In this role, the Electrical Engineering Lead is responsible for conceptualizing, lead the design, development, testing, technical documentation, and production launch of new products for power electronics product lines.

You will work with customers, vendors, other groups within Eaton on conceptualizing Electronic Circuits powering hybrid vehicles and EV Vehicles. This requires the understanding of firmware and hardware architectures which are flexible and extensible across a broad scope of products. You will also participate in system-level requirements analysis and cost estimation, design reviews and other team development processes. Success will require keeping abreast of new and emerging technologies, components and materials. Along with utilization of appropriate CAD tools to design and analyze product functionality and integrity in order to facilitate rapid deployment.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can

help us reach ours.

In this function you will:

+ Realize product requirements in coordination with the Power Electronics Team, for the design and development new and innovative HV OBC and DCDC converter products

+ Investigate and analyze new materials, components, technologies, applications and their appropriate use within our product lines

+ Review and conduct analyses (FMEA, simulations, modeling, etc.) on new products to ensure their integrity and use the results to optimize designs

+ Successfully lead contractors and other resources either co-located or at international locations

+ Establish and maintain a collaborative working relationship with key customers and vendors

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

Qualifications

Basic (Required) Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent technical field required from an accredited institution required .

+ Minimum of three (3) years’ experience with hardware experience power electronics for industrial or aerospace or military drives, battery electric and hybrid electric vehicle systems . Post- graduate and/or internship experience may be considered in lieu of experince .

+ Minimum of one (1) year experience with CAD tools: SPICE, Simplis, Ansys, Matlab/Simulink , PCB layout guidance.

+ Fluency in English (writing, reading, and speaking) .

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Master’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution

+ 3 years experience with OBC and/or DC/DC or invertors.

+ 5 +years experience Electrical/Electronic hardware - power electronics/inverters for industrial or aerospace or military drives, battery electric and hybrid electric vehicle systems

+ Knowledge using DFSS and DFx practices: Manufacturing, Test, Repair, Quality, etc.

+ Experience with model-based design methods

+ Working knowledge of automotive serial data protocols (CAN, CANFD, J1939, Flex Ray) and tools (CANape, CANalyzer, CANopen, etc.)

+ Engineering tasks (assembly drawings, PCB layout, software development, validation testing)

+ PCBA and Final Product Testing experience

Position Criteria:

+ Good understanding of vehicle markets and the environmental requirements and related qualification testing required

+ Good interpersonal skills, particularly with respect to written and oral communication

+ Ability to operate with minimal supervision

+ Ability to work in a hands-on laboratory environment with common lab equipment (O-scopes, DMMs, Network and Spectrum analyzers, etc.)

As a contractor with the Federal government, Eaton is subject to the Executive Order mandating COVID-19 vaccination. As permitted by applicable law, the candidate(s) hired under this posting must provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines, or request a medical, pregnancy or religious accommodation exempting them from the requirement. Vaccination status will not be verified until after an offer of employment is provided, and candidates may also request a medical, pregnancy or religious accommodation at that time.

Eaton also considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with local laws. To request a disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your job search, application or interview process, please call 412-893-3600 or send an email to: AccommodationsForApplying@Eaton.com

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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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: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: VEH EMB eMobility

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?: International relocation – worldwide

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Southfield, Michigan

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.

At Eaton, we value many of the skills and competencies that you gained in your military career. Leadership, discipline, creativity, integrity and teamwork – these are our values too. As we aspire to be a model of inclusion and diversity in our industry, we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique. We create an environment that fosters learning and teaching, allowing employees to reach their full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

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