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Sr Electrical/Electronics Engineer - PowerTrain Systems

Valinhos, Brazil


Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Product Engineer – Electrical/Electronics to work in our Engineer Center in Valinhos, SP.
He/She will be responsible for:
  • Development and application of electronic system components to commercial vehicle and automotive powertrain control products.
  • Evaluates present and new technology sensors, actuators and other electronic products. Integrates electronic components into powertrain electrical subsystems in collaboration with the product systems engineers.
  • Prepares, presents, and completes engineering work packages as a well-recognized expert in the development and delivery of detailed engineering materials including requirements analysis, hardware functional and performance specifications, design analysis, block diagrams, schematics, component drawings, specifications, manuals and other customer documentation, development and test procedures, writing of conclusive technical reports, Engineering Change Orders, deviations, supplier technical management, product integration, testing, and validation of components used embedded real-time control systems.
  • Coordinates with suppliers, internal laboratories and test track facilities to ensure the successful completion of product development and validation testing
  • Serves on a team to identify process improvements, product cost reductions, and reliability improvements. Demonstrated and sought out for proficiency in advanced problem solving techniques.
  • Coordinates with Project Manager to plans, organize, and lead small to medium project teams through PROLaunch (Stage-Gate process).


Experience Required:
  • Complete Engineering Degree in Electric or Electronics;
  • Experience in electric and electronic components development;
  • Excellent communication and relationship skills;
  • Travel availability (25%);
  • Fluent English.
Highly desired/preferred Education and Knowledge:
  • Experience in industrial products, transmissions or heavy vehicle product development;
  • Experience in transmission automation and systems integration;
  • Master of Science, Engineering




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: Latin America
Organization: VEH CVT Commercial Vehicle Transmission

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: 049255