New Product Development Engineer (Electromechanical) - Birmingham, AL

Hubbell Incorporated

Location: Leeds, Alabama

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.

Posting Address

8100 Churchill Avenue
Leeds, AL 35094


The New Product Development Engineer will be involved in all facets of engineering required for the development on new products relating to High Voltage Switching and Fusing.

This position will provide the opportunity to become highly practiced and proficient in the design and testing of products for the electric utility industry.

The Product Development Engineer will also support manufacturing, quality, and applications as required throughout the product commercialization process.

What You Will Do

  • Product Design: Design new products relating to High Voltage Switching and Fusing for the electric utility industry, ensuring that they meet or exceed customer and industry standards.
  • Testing: Test and validate new product designs to ensure that they meet performance and reliability requirements.
  • Documentation: Create and maintain technical documentation for new product designs, including specifications, drawings, and test reports.
  • Manufacturing Support: Provide support to manufacturing teams to ensure that new products can be manufactured efficiently and effectively.
  • Quality Support: Provide support to quality teams to ensure that new products meet or exceed quality standards.
  • Applications Support: Provide support to the applications team to ensure that new products are properly specified and installed in customer applications.
  • Commercialization: Support the commercialization process for new products, including product launches and training for sales and customer service teams.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline
  • Experience in Product design and Development either Mechanical, Electrical or both.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills as well as the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • A passion for innovation and new product design

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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