R&D Senior Engineer

ABB

2.9

Bloomfield, CT

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    Position summary

    R&D Senior Engineer

    Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

    Develop technology roadmap, product specifications, and scope development programs in collaboration with product management and global cross functional teams to support NEMA Load Center market. Implement product development projects using local and global design resources ensuring robust design, implementation of patentable features, on time delivery, as well as cost and specification attainment

    Your responsibilities

    • Leverage a deep understanding of our competitive position in terms of technical advancement, performance and cost to identify and scope programs that improve our competitive position and drive growth
    • Develop robust technical specifications, based on product requirements, to enable global design teams to execute new programs that will drive growth
    • Provide technical inputs to the product roadmap in collaboration with product management to drive a strong, innovative product offering
    • Leverage a deep understanding of applicable codes and standards and participate in industry discussion about current and future potential changes
    • Scope development programs including R&D executables, budget, and resource requirements by using deep technical background, in depth understanding of the standards, experience with product development, and understanding of the manufacturing processes to be used.
    • Support the design teams by directing design decisions when needed and facilitating quick decisions for conflicting requirements or complex issues
    • Identify technical risks early, work with design teams to develop/execute risk step down plans
    • Drive robust failure and root cause analysis during the development phase
    • Review designs ensuring robust techniques are used and all design elements have been thoroughly evaluated
    • Establish standard design and test methods for the product line
    • Serve as a product and subject matter expert, providing guidance to team members thru your experience and expertise
    • Promote ABB R&D internally and externally to foster cooperation and knowledge sharing
    • Coach/mentor design team to support individual and team skill development

    Your background

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar and minimum 8 years engineering experience, including experience with product development of industrial and/or electrical products
    • Experience with product qualification, implementing products into production and delivering tough commitments in a team environment
    • Background in load centers or similar, UL 50, UL 67 and NEC
    • Clear communication, strong collaborative skills across functions and within global teams
    • Track record of delivering products using a structured risk management and product development process
    • Experience with design software (Creo Preferred), PLM (Windchill preferred, Magnetic simulation and Thermal Simulation
    • Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US

    Benefits

    • Retirement plan
    • Life insurance
    • Disability insurance
    • Healthcare plan
    • Wellbeing program

    More about us

    ABB Smart Buildings digitally transforms commercial, industrial and residential buildings for the highest comfort, efficiency, safety and security - enhancing quality of life in buildings of the future through safe, smart and sustainable electrification solutions, services and products. We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website www.abb.com. Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm. http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762. Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to [email protected] Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.#LI-Hybrid

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    About the company

    Industry: Electronics: Manufacturing

    ABB is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels. With a history of excellence stretching back more than 130 years, ...

    Why you should apply for a job to ABB:

  • We focus on the areas where we can make the biggest impact: reducing carbon emissions, preserving resources and promoting social progress.

  • ABB has flexible work options depending on job compatibility without compromising customer service or impacting colleagues.

  • ABB has launched a gender-neutral global parental leave program granting 12 weeks of paid leave for primary caregivers.