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Engineering Intern Power Components

Moon Township, Pennsylvania


Job Description

Eaton’s Power Components Division is seeking an Engineering Intern to work at their Moon Township, PA facility.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with PCD engineering team to identify, analyze, and validate advanced power electronics topologies in the areas of current switching and fault current interruption.

  • Participate in defining, analyzing, and validating electronic control and power circuits for hybrid/solid state circuit breakers and solid state combination motor starters.

  • Contribute to the development, design, build, test evaluation and documentation of hybrid/solid state circuit breakers and solid state combination motor starters employing Agile Start project management process.

  • Collaborate with PCD multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural globally distributed teams and external technology resources (National Labs and Universities) to achieve the project goals.

  • Generate value added intellectual property.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Actively enrolled in a Master or PhD program with a major in electrical engineering or physics.

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship on an on-going basis.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficient in using test equipment such as scopes, signal generator, multi-meter

  • Proficient in test data analysis and preparation of test/project reports

  • Hands-on experience in developing power electronic devices such as converters, drives and circuit breakers.

  • Proficient in design & simulation tools such as Altium Designer, PSIM, ANSYS Simplorer, LT SPICE, MATLAB Simulink, and C language programming

  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot equipment and implement repairs.

  • Strong understanding of electrical power systems

  • Enthusiastic, creative, and self-motivated individual

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills,

  • Strong computer skills, including well versed in MS Office and engineering software

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CPD PCD Power Components Division

Job Level: Entry Level
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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 064129