EATON - Application Engineer

Contact Information

Name Organisation

Website Organisation

Contact Organisation
Marie Mendgen

Email Contact

Phone Number Contact

Description Job Opportunity

Title Vacancy
Application Engineer

Preference Study Discipline (if possible)
Electrical Engineering

Available from
1 - Sep - 2016

Short description
Application Engineer (m/f)
Location: Hengelo, The Netherlands

Essential Functions:

  • Advise internal organization and/or customers and/or third parties about technical possibilities of products, systems and services during the ETO (Engineering To Order) process in close co-operation with Sales Management and within given authorization level;
  • Self-management of assigned projects and job cost accountability to perform work within budgeted cost estimates. 
  • Technical review of project documentation. Interpret specs and customer inquiries and design technical proposals and pricing for customers. 
  • Provide applied engineering and technical consultation for customers in the areas of complete power distribution system design, protection & control design, or upgrades, installation, testing, maintenance, repair and training.
  • Review electrical diagrams and factory drawing packages 
  • Providing specialized technical support for commissioning and testing of electrical installations, including programming and FAT (Factory Acceptance Test) and if desired SAT (Site Acceptance test) on location world-wide, of electronic protective relays and control equipment.
  • Analyse failures based on customer information and advice on solutions 
  • Maintaining and expand Engineering Guidelines, and define and implement process improvements that improve the efficiency of the Custom Order Engineering team. 
  • Investigate technological developments and working methods with regard to Application Engineering, advise about possible improvements and implement these; Document all activities, data and information in line with procedures

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