This position is part of the Infrastructure for the Architecture business segment of the Industrial Controls business (ICB). It's primary activity will be to support product development, maintenance and troubleshooting of brand labeled and legacy manufactured terminal block and marking system products. The position requires broad capabilities, including: basic knowledge of industrial control schemes; productive interactions with strategic partners, both internal and external; executing product devlepment activities in a highly matrixed organization.
Manage projects with internal engineering team and brand label partners, including new product developments, line extensions and maintenance activities to enhance competitive position of the terminal block portfolio
Perform functional testing of developed hardware designs to ensure correct operation per functional requirements and compatibility with other components in the system.
Be proficient in understanding and troubleshooting typical electrical control designs for industrial automation
Prepare engineering drawings, specifications, and test plans to release the new products to manufacturing and satisfy product requirements
Evaluate electrical components and hardware with knowledge of industry standards and agency listings
Analyze returned product for cause of failure and corrective action. It may also be required to work with our partners/suppliers to complete these tasks
Lead project management for the terminal block and marketing system portfolio, including new product development, line extensions and maintenance activities as required
Lead the technical element of our relationship with brand label partners and manufacturing partners
Become the subject matter expert as it relates to terminal block and connection technology
Working with cross-functional team members, develop new and modify existing products using efficient and effective engineering.
Provide technical assistance and direction to technicians, technical communicators and customer support engineers.
Build relationships and interact routinely with brand label partners from European and Asian countries/cultures
Communicate with manufacturing plants and partners in non-US locations
Maintain an awareness of applicable new technologies, components, design methodologies, industry standards, and competitive products.
Ensures thorough familiarity with policies and procedures relating to standards of business conduct, and trains and motivates subordinates in the importance of full compliance with the letter and spirit of such policies and procedures.
Rockwell Automation, Inc.