Location: Anderson Plant, 101 Masters Blvd, Anderson, SC 29626 USA
Number of Openings: 1
Employment Type: Permanent
The Senior Technical Project Engineer is responsible for the design and development of Cooling System Module Solutions to support the global pipeline of New Product Development projects. This person will act autonomously leading Project Management Module gates, delivering presentations, reviewing data, and taking decisions on best practices for Cooling System Modules.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Support Cooling System Domain Experts in identifying and executing development projects to define best practices for Refrigeration Cooling Systems, specializing but not limited to Airflow and Low Side Pressure Systems. * Support the testing, print releases, risk assessments, and approval data for any new sub component required by Cooling System Domains in support of new projects. * Follow a standard engineering workflow, with milestones, and specific deliverables (DFA's, Component approvals, sample orders, etc.) to be complimented with an innovative, continuous improvement spirit and obsession for exceeding customer expectations. * Participate in competitive teardowns to map and communicate the state of the market as it relates to compressors and cooling system technologies. * Effective leadership of collaborative sessions within and outside technical domain to gather information and vet technical opportunities, consumer needs, and optimized designs * Generate novel technical innovation that can be used to gain competitive advantages.
* Bachelor's degree in engineering or technical field with three or more years of related experience. * Strong related project management leadership experience * Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals * Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from different groups of managers and employees * Team oriented with strong verbal and written communication skills * Strong problem solving and organizational skills with a focus on continuous improvement * Proficiency with computer and PC software such as spreadsheets (Microsoft excel), word processing (Microsoft Word), graphics, and presentations (Microsoft Power point) * High emotional intelligence required to interact with suppliers to deliver technical requirements to the supply base while having access to sensitive company information
* Experience interacting and/or leading projects within a global matrixed structure * Advanced degree in engineering, business, project management or related field * Comprehensive understanding of both refrigeration sealed system components as well as their interaction within the whole system
Electrolux is a global leader in home appliances and appliances for professional use, based on deep consumer insight. We offer thoughtfully designed, innovative and sustainable solutions, developed in close collaboration with professional users. The products include refrigerators, ovens, cookers, hobs, dishwashers, washing machines, vacuum cleaners, air conditioners and small domestic appliances.
Under esteemed brands including Electrolux, AEG, Zanussi, Frigidaire and Electrolux Grand Cuisine, the Group sells more than 60 million products to customers in more than 150 markets every year. In 2015 Electrolux had sales of $14.7 billion ($5.1 billion in North America) and 58,000 employees.
Electrolux has been doing business since 1919. The headquarters are located in Stockholm, Sweden, and the Electrolux share ELUXb is listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm.