Engineering Manager -Valves

Job Description

Eaton Titchfield



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Engineering Manager – Valves


An exciting opportunity has arisen at the Eaton Titchfield site.

This is a Senior engineering leadership position responsible for Airframe valves, designing new products and commercialized solutions to support customers’ technical requirements, and developing product line extensions with the pumps function at Titchfield



Your key deliverables:



  • Drive predictive performance on Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves products and technology development activities utilizing EBS tools and processes;

  • Lead execution of robust Next-Generation PROLaunch design processes and continuous improvement/design efficiency initiatives (i.e. DFSS/DFR) across the Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves engineering and technology function;

  • Lead development and execution of strategic planning initiatives, allocation of engineering resources, and technology roadmaps across the Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves engineering and technology function;

  • Drive internal/external innovation activities across the Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves engineering and technology function, including IP management;

  • Develop distributed design organizational capability for the Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves engineering and technology function;

  • Develop close strategic and technical alignment with Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves product customers for developing new product requirements, major modifications of existing products, prototype qualification test requirements, and resolve product performance deficiencies;

  • Provide weekly status on technical accomplishments/ issues across Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves product and technology development programs and innovation to the FMC engineering leadership team (FMCELT);

  • Maintain close liaison with the operating organization through UK Engineering Manager to ensure high-quality product integrity and year-over-year manufacturing cost reductions;

  • Lead profit planning efforts across the Airframe Fuel Pumps and Valves engineering and technology function and manage Fuel activity center budget throughout the follow-on period of performance and deliver profit plan forecast and other financial expectations i.e. Fuel related capital









Are you?


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering.  Advanced degree/MBA preferred. 

  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in new product development; ideally has experience engaging with external research/IRAD funding organizations

  • Experience in conducting competitive analyses and defining/executing business level strategy.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills, experience with design processes, portfolio and program management skills, knowledge of customer strategies, successful new product introduction experience, creative/innovative thinking

  • Proven track record of driving change and ability to develop and execute technology development plans.



    What Eaton offers?


  • Competitive compensation and benefits package (/you can list the benefits here/)

  • 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.






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Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Manager
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