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Inside Sales/ Quotation Engineer (Hungarian Speaker)

Budapest, Hungary


Job Description

Eaton's Electrical Division has an opening for a:

Inside Sales / Quotation Engineer (Hungarian Speaker)


Location: Budapest, Hungary  


The primary function is to workout quotations of low voltage electrical distribution boards, specification and design of CBS (Central Battery System) emergency lighting and fire solutions for the local sales organization. Deliver engineering solutions and technical support (pre-sales and/or after sales)   to internal and external customers and/or the sales organization by acting as a primary point of contact on several channels: telephone, e-mail, web ticket, etc. for electrical product portfolio, in specific low voltage devices for EATON Electrical division.
Responsible for interfacing with local sales colleagues, area managers, end customers, partners such panel builders, wholesalers and distributors, designers and/or sales or service representative when necessary to handle a variety of pre-sales or post-sales technical support functions. Supporting the local sales functions and external customers in areas such as technical assistance, product or assortment specific questions, technical guidance, warranty, documentation, repair/calibration request and troubleshooting.

Essential Functions:

  • Manage technical inquires such configuration-to order and engineering-to-order solutions including product from all EATON electrical divisions.
  • Draft technical quotations based on electrical diagrams, lists of material, tender documents, technical data, product lists from competitors catalogues..
  • Manage cross references and provide technical support in choosing the components among the EATON product portfolio and competitors.
  • Assist internal and external customers with product selection and application assistance via email and phone.
  • Support in the creation of daily/weekly/monthly team reporting activities.




  • Electrical Technician degree (High Power) or  Bachelor’s degree (BS/BA) in Engineering.
  • English language capabilities.
  • Advanced Hungarian language skills (oral and written)
  • Previous experience in technical support.
  • Understanding of low voltage electrical switch boards and related applications.
  • Demonstrated ability in understanding engineering inquires, tenders documents, electric diagrams, drawings and technical schemes, CAD layouts.
  • Familiar with technical standards and regulations as MSZ/IEC/EN
  • Knowledge and understanding of the technical parameters in the required area of expertize such power distribution (cabinets, MCB, MCCB, ACB, relays, auxiliary contacts), overall understanding of industrial automation (motor starters, contactors, inverters, HMI systems, PLC), emergency lighting and fire protection systems.
  • Analytical mindset and ability to compare products from competitors.


What Eaton offers:

  • Permanent contract in fast growing global company

  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

  • Inclusion & Diversity - Openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully

  • 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

  • Wellness - Wellness at Eaton is more than a program, it’s about changing the environment by offering the right tools to help empower employees to make that happen

Applicants to this vacancy will be subject to ability testing, as part of the recruitment process.


Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton, we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently—if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you—then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information, visit Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Job: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: ES EMEA Region

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: No

Requisition ID: 060207