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Senior Mobile Application Engineer

Pessano con Bornago, Italy


Job Description

Eaton's Hydraulic Division has an opening for a: 

Senior Mobile Application Engineer

Location: Pessano con Bornago (MI), Lombardia, Italy

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You will join our Hydraulic Division, a partner of choice for mobile and industrial applications that simply have to work.

As Senior Mobile Application Engineer you will provide the Technical Leadership to serve customers within the region. You will offer Applications Support to develop and maintain Key Accounts (as determined), and deploy the Strategy to “Create and Win“ selected product business at selected Major OEMs.
You will work closely with the Key & Global Account Managers, Regional Sales Teams & EMEA Product management to ensure the technical alignment of the products.

Your key deliverables:

• Develop and maintain customer (Mobile OEM’s) technical specs for Eaton Power Motion Control and Fluid & Conveyance product portfolio and systems in the geographical area of Italy to maximize sales and drive growth. Develop and implement market strategy to expand Eaton Hydraulics presence in the above markets to drive further growth.
• Plans and implements Eaton technical assistance to customers to achieve or exceed sales forecasts, especially with identified important OEM.
• Takes ownership for meeting customer programs
• Develops and executes tactical and strategic technology plans in support of the overall sales strategy and to meet performance expectations and requirements
• Prepares solutions presentations to create product understanding and awareness Plans and conducts technical seminars to update Distributors and OEM's on current and new products.
• Builds close relationships with key personnel within key customers to enhance customer satisfaction and long-term business prospects
• Prepares technical proposals based on customer needs and expectations, ensuring these match Eaton’s capability and offerings
• Advises and influences customers, creating and developing opportunities for Eaton
• Provides punctual call reports, expense reports, Business Tracking reports, and monthly reports.
• Administers all phases of the application and engineering process to insure effective and timely customer service and response
• Monitors customer performance versus plan and takes corrective actions as needed



• Bachelor’s degree, mechanical engineering preferred
• Min 5 years of experience in Hydraulics market
• Specialized technical education and experience in Pumps, Motors, Valves, Fluid Connectors, Hydraulics and Hydrostatics to apply divisional products to a variety of customer requirements in many marketing areas related to the mobile applications segment: i.e., mining, agriculture, civil engineering, forestry, construction, etc.
• Hydraulics experience, including knowledge of hydraulic Hoses, Fittings, Pumps, Motors, Valves, Electronics, Software and mechatronics, systems design
• Basic understanding and implementation of applicable local standards with distributors and Original Equipment Manufacturers
• Professional English knowledge in speaking, reading and writing
• Experience operating in Italian Hydraulics Market
• Communication and team player skills to influence and motivate customers, and divisional personnel to achieve marketing goals and objectives
• Understanding of customers and/or distributors business, where applicable, in order to assist them in the sales, service and inventory of our products
• Proven track record in mobile hydraulics product management
• Ability to effectively manage multiple projects, relationships and leverage diversity
• Proven service mentality

Then we want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers:
• Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
• Great promotional opportunities – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible
• Inclusion & Diversity - Openness to diversity widens our access to the best talent. Inclusion allows us to engage that talent fully


Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening.

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Job: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: HYD Hydraulics 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?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 068928