Application Engineer - Knightdale, NC

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Knightdale

Job Type: Not Specified


Corporate Overview

Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

Division Overview

Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric 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 communications and 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.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Brand Overview

PCX Corporation is looking for an Application Engineer to become a part of our rapidly growing company servicing the commercial construction, renewable energy, and Data Center markets. This position will be based in Clayton, North Carolina.

PCX Corporation is the leading integrator of engineered and pre-fabricated electrical/mechanical systems for the modular data center, commercial and industrial markets. Our product offerings include but are not limited to Modular Data Centers, Power Equipment Centers, Custom Integrated Switchboards, and pre-manufactured indoor/outdoor electrical distribution centers. We are a 24-year-old privately held company that is seeking innovative and talented professionals to join our team. You can visit our website at for more information.

Position Overview

As Application Engineer, you will be responsible for quoting and managing integrated electrical and mechanical systems Projects, in compliance with the NEC (National Electric Code) and U. L. requirements. This includes large custom-built enclosures and skid-based systems to house electrical switchgear for modular data centers, power equipment centers and integrated switchboards for the company’s stated markets. The successful candidate must have a proven track record in managing multiple concurrent projects in an independent environment. This individual will be tasked with maximizing project efficiency and profitability. They will help determine the scope and parameters for project design and implementation, identify project responsibilities, develop the full project-plan lifecycle and coordinate with all internal and external stake holders. Frequent interface with customers, associates, and suppliers is required, so excellent communication skills are essential. Project Reporting and tracking as well as maintaining Budgets and schedules are expected regularly.

Skills and Experience

  • BSME EE or technical degree required
  • 1-2 years’ work experience in a project engineering or project planning
  • Ability to read electrical and mechanical blueprints and specifications
  • Must be proficient in AutoCAD
  • Experience in the integration of electrical and mechanical systems for custom applications
  • Quoting experience as it relates to commercial MEP construction
  • Experience in ISO9001:2015 and ERP operating environment
  • Good working knowledge of NEC, UL, and ETL for both low and medium voltage applications
  • Strong interpersonal skills for developing and functioning in a team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • MS Office Software (Word, Excel, Project, etc.)


Bachelors Degree in Engineering General

Posting Address

370 Spectrum Dr
Knightdale, NC 27545


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

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