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Senior Engineer Motor Design

Titchfield, United Kingdom


Job Description

Eaton Titchfield


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Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?

You will be working as part of our award-winning Motors Design Team.


Senior Engineer – Motor Design


Your key deliverables:

Our Software, Electronics and Controls Centre of Excellence - Aerospace currently have an opportunity for a Motor Design Engineer, based at our Eaton Ltd site in Titchfield, Hampshire.


Power is a fundamental part of our world. That’s why we’re dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient and safe. Because that’s what really matters. We make what matters work.

  • Supporting the motors & drives product range for aircraft fuel and hydraulic systems solutions through the design, development, qualification and verification process. Typical products include electric motors, transformers & solenoids for a variety of civil & military aerospace applications.

  • The successful candidate will be required to design motors from requirements through to production utilizing a working knowledge of Lumped Parameter and Electromagnetic FE design tools for theoretical motor performance simulation (e.g. Ansys Maxwell 2D & 3D) to undertake the design tasks.

  • General knowledge of motor manufacturing and test processes will be required to support the production of the designs.

  • The successful candidate should possess a degree in a relevant engineering/science subject

  • Excellent organizational, communication and presentation skills are vital as the role will require working on multiple projects simultaneously, and involve communicating across, upwards and downwards within the organization. The role will entail close working relationships with other functions within the Aerospace organization at various locations within the UK and USA, in addition to support functions in Pune, India and Prague, Czech Republic.

Previous experience working in a safety critical electronics arena, such as aerospace, automotive, rail or nuclear industry would be advantageous, although applicants from other high technology engineering backgrounds will be considere




Are you?




  • Develop electrical motors through requirements using both analytical and numerical tools (e.g. Ansys Maxwell 2D & 3D), accurately and efficiently to tight timescales.

  • Understanding of material selections and knowledge of manufacturing processes for electrical machines (Induction, Brushed, Brushless DC motors and transformers) and associated controllers are essential to the role.

  • Prepare and review technical documentation (engineering proposals, performance specifications, technical reports and papers) in accordance with company procedures relating to all products that fall under motors product range.

  • Review/analyze development test data against requirements and analysis models.

  • Lead failure investigations associated to Motors products conducting failure and root cause analysis and associated investigations to a structured process.

  • Excellent organizational & communication skills are of importance, as the role will involve working across the business, with various engineering groups including mechanical, electrical and electronics, manufacturing engineering, supply chain and production.

  • Understanding of aerospace standards & electrical aircraft systems is desirable, but not essential. Typical products include electric motors, actuators, solenoids and transformers for a variety of civil & military aerospace applications.

  • Keep informed on trends and developments within specialty or general area of activity and participate in knowledge exchange sessions within the wider company.



If yes, then we want to hear about you!


What Eaton offers?


  • Competitive compensation and benefits package

  • Contract in fast growing global company

  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

  • Great promotional opportunities – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible

  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are important for us



Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the 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: AER Aerospace 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 country only
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 068046