Sr. Product Engineer - Largo, FL
Location: Largo, Florida
Job Type: Not Specified
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.
Hubbell Power Systems
6190 118th Ave N
Largo, FL 33773
Responsible for the application of the company's products and systems ensuring they are technically correct. Assist in the attainment of the bookings goals and objectives while promoting and fostering the image of the company on a worldwide basis.
Duties and Responsibilities
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Work closely with the Department Managers, Regional Sales & Application Managers, and company Reps to develop and refine customer solutions utilizing Beckwith control products.
Work closely with the Department Managers, Regional Sales & Application Managers, and company Reps to meet or exceed the established bookings objectives for the company's products and services.
Assist Product Management in creating and maintaining product lifecycle and product roadmap documentation and create design documentation for new features to be implemented as part of the Design Review Board process. This includes Multi-Generational Product Plans, Product Requirement Documents and Marketing Requirements Documents.
Investigate / troubleshoot specific customer or product problems or marketing issues and propose solutions and changes that may be required for satisfactory resolution.
Provide technical services to customers and in support of the company relating to the use, operation and maintenance of the company's products and systems with particular emphasis on the hardware, connections, firmware, software, and communications capabilities.
Review specifications, plans and other customer documents to assure proper application and operation of the company's products and systems.
Reply to customer phone inquiries on product price and delivery. Develop proposals and quotations for the company's products, systems and services in response to customer inquiries.
Review and verify customers control settings for application and calculation accuracy.
Assist the Department Managers to identify and develop marketing specifications for potential new product offerings and enhancements to existing products and systems.
Assist the Department Managers with the development of promotional literature/documents, and product instruction books.
Write and present technical papers on the application and use of company products at industry conferences and exhibitions.
Assist with product configuration and quoting for strategic bids and sales opportunities.
Comply with all work rules, including but not limited to, the Company's safety and attendance policies.
As required, assist the sales force with the preparation and conducting of technical presentations and demonstrations to gain acceptance by the customer.
As required, provide training to company employees, sales representatives and customers.
As required, represent the company at national and regional trade associations, conferences and exhibitions.
Satisfactorily perform all primary job functions.
Operate within established budget.
All other duties as assigned by management.
Skills and Experience
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Bachelors in Engineering, preference for BSEE, or equivalent experience. Training and first hand knowledge of hardware, firmware, and software requirements to integrate IED's into electric utility energy management, automation and control systems. Knowledge and experience in electric utility communication schemes required for SCADA, system automation and other energy management systems is preferred. Application, design or product engineering experience. Product Management experience is preferred
SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
Knowledge of the company's products and services and their application in the generation, transmission and distribution of electrical power.
Computer skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Teams, and Outlook.
Ability to meet and work with customers at all levels within the organization.
Tact and diplomacy for working with others.
Troubleshooting over the phone, asks the right questions and talks individual through problem to solution.
Candidate must have the ability to:
- Read and interpret technical instructions, and procedure manuals.
- Write reports and correspondence.
- Speak effectively before groups of customers or employees.
- Apply advanced mathematical concepts and applications of analytical skills.
- Apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems.
- Deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations) in its most difficult phases.
- Deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables.
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.