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R&D Engineer

Your responsibilities:

  • You develop new technologies and products for dry-type transformers as part of the R&D team and R&D global organization.
  • You lead product and process development projects self-driven on time, on budget and on quality.
  • You assess production processes and proactively identify gaps and areas of improvement.
  • You organize prototyping and testing activities to validate new technologies and new products.
  • You document and transfer your knowledge and findings from R&D to production environment both locally and in other facilities abroad.
  • You provide technical support in domain of expertise to other departments when needed (product management, business development, marketing and sales, engineering)
  • You stay up to date with the latest technology solutions, international standards, market trends and customer requirements relating to dry-type transformers.
  • Maintain the internal standards and coordination on product standardization.
  • Maintenance (testing, debugging) and further development of our design tools in the domain area.
  • Technical support: Support the design, manufacturing, quality and supply chain organizations with technical expertise to ensure that technical requirements are fulfilled.
  • Technical leadership and knowledge sharing: Coach and provide support and technical advice to colleagues on core-related topics
  • You are aware of HSE aspects and ensure compliance with applicable standards and regulations.
  • Living Hitachi Energy's core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your background:

  • Minimum Master level education in electrical or mechanical engineering or similar.
  • More than 2 years of working, experience in large organization is considered a plus. Domain expertise in transformers is a plus.
  • Understanding of electrical, magnetic and thermal phenomenal.
  • Solid track record as project leader.
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office, statistical and simulation tools.
  • Responsible team player with structured, proactive, self-driven, and result-oriented work approach.
  • Spirit of innovation, "out of the box" thinking.
  • Proficiency in English language both writing and speaking.
Location Shanghai, China
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-05-15
Reference number R0051912

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. 

We employ more than 40,000 people in 90 countries who each day work with purpose and use their different backgrounds to challenge the status quo. We welcome you to apply today and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.