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Technical tenders leader - Mechanical specialisation - eMobility

Montrottier, France; Les Ulisa, France


Job Description

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You will join our new eMobility Division, which is currently experiencing massive growth thanks to various recent major wins. eMobility designs and manufactures innovative energy converters and associated power distribution and protection systems, primarily used in the automotive industry. You will be responsible for building the technical answers to tenders. We are looking for a general engineer with mechanical skills, ideally acquired on the design of products manufactured in large series including electronics and connectors. You could be registered at our Montrottier factory (less than an hour away from Lyon), or at our Les Ulis offices (less than an hour away from Paris). Some home-based work arrangements may be envisaged.


- Define architectures and technical offers of new projects in response to calls for tender
- Estimate and validate costs, manufacturing times and project work, in collaboration with all teams
- Negotiate with suppliers on technical requirements
- Provide technical assistance to the sales department
- Participate in weekly technical and commercial meetings
- Maintain technical relationships with the different entities of the group (France and abroad)
- Establish provisional schedules during the calls for tender
- Analyse profitability of projects and forecast the costs
- Manage analysis and costs reduction meetings
- Create technical data sheets and contractual technical descriptions
- Achieve compliance and clause-to-clause matrices
- Present technical proposals


- Chartered engineer – general or mechanical
- Experience in mechanical design and thermal analysis
- Knowledge in the field of electronics and connectivity
- Experience of the automotive sector would be an advantage
- Good level of English

Important notice: the successful candidate will be subject to background screening.

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: VEH Vehicle Group

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?: Relocation from within hiring region only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 067716