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Products and Systems Engineer - Hydraulics

Prague, Czech Republic


Job Description

Eaton's European Innovation Center has an opening for a:
Products and Systems Engineer - Hydraulics
Find more efficient way to manage the hydraulic power :
Do you like working on smarter hydraulics systems?
Do you want hands on experiences working on electrical + Hydraulics, be a part of hydraulic system controls development ?
Are you looking for a modern, multinational and friendly environment?
Location: Prague-Roztoky
(20min from the center)
What are our responsibilities in global Eaton Hydraulics Group
  • This center hydraulics team is responsible for creating best in class ideas for managing the hydraulic power in more efficient way by introducing / adopting electro hydraulics solutions for various industrial hydraulics applications.
  • Develop Innovative technologies and solutions for hydraulic system by using Eaton's standard global products or customizing them to generate value propositions to the end customers.
  • Conduct verification and proof-of-concept testing on solutions that help to secure new opportunities, i.e. understands and supports testing in hydraulics system test stands
First days and months:
  • Learn about various hydraulic products, systems, electronic controls.
  • Work on various hydraulic system design project as member of international team
  • Get/ Enhance your hands on experience by design, develop, verify by using high pressure test stands.
  • Have daily support from our colleagues in Prague, India and USA.
Further broader goals/responsibilities for this role are :
  • Combining electrical and hydraulic system opportunities by collaborating with teams from global Hydraulic divisions. 
  • Technical execution responsibility for complex systems and solutions which include hydraulic hardware, embedded controls, electronics hardware and electro-hydraulic testing.
  • Applying advanced controls products like Eaton’s Hydraulic Advanced Control Products, e.g. Pro-FX hardware and software, Axis-Pro, CMA, and telematics
  • Provide customer support to European customers on their various issues, failures


We would like you to know:
  • How to design and validate hydraulic/mechatronics systems
  • Knowhow of electric controls and communication for advanced hydraulic/mechanical systems
  • Masters in Mechanical, Hydraulics, Mechatronics engineering
  • Simulation in MatLAB/Simulink
 What we can offer to you:
  • Excellent working environment –  yoga, table tennis on site, friendly team and much more
  • Quiet location in the green, only 20 min from the Prague centre metro station
  • Learning & Development - we invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University (on-site in Prague)
  • Unique career development in various  industrial sectors in Prague and international  Eaton locations 
  • Team of professionals, opportunity to learn new technologies.
  • Being close to other hydraulic or electrical projects.
Looking forward to hearing from you!
Yogiraj and Eaton's hiring team
About EEIC:
The Eaton European Innovation Center (EEIC) offers an exciting, engaging, and fun environment for creative  engineers who are looking for great learning, advancement, and technology leadership opportunities in a broad range of technological fields and in an highly diverse team of researchers and engineers.
With almost 100 employees we are a vibrant Engineering and Innovation Center for electrical, vehicle, hydraulic, and aerospace applications for the region focus on businesses in Europe, Middle-East & Africa.

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Corporate Sector

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?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 047066