Whirlpool Senior Electronics Design Engineer in Benton Harbor, Michigan

Senior Electronics Design Engineer

Date: Oct 10, 2018

Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 27221

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

Function Overview

We currently have an opening for a Senior Electronics Design Engineer located in Benton Harbor, MI. In this role, you will perform activities related to the project scoping of electronics requirements definitions, architecture definition, project schedule, and systems integration for Refrigeration Technologies. The goal of the position is to assure that the electronics solutions will be delivered on time, on cost and on quality, according to the project targets. You will be working with electronics subsystems: Hardware and Software, Project Managers, Manufacturing, Procurement, and Quality teams.

Job Responsibilities

  • Integrate Electronics solutions for new refrigeration products

  • System level design/cost/quality/time trade-offs and technical decision making for electronics projects

  • Lead technical design reviews for electronics projects

  • Ensure project development activities are completed on time, meeting all requirements, including cost, quality & performance targets

  • Drive system validation during concept, design and product validation stages

  • Drive electronics requirements and Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA) based on Concept and Design Validation data and functional performance

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Electronics

  • 3+ years work experience System Integration Engineering & Technical Design Experience

  • 1+ years work experience with electronics: Hardware, Software, components, wiring, system integration, and design

  • 1+ years work experience with project management and execution: schedule, resources management, cost management, quality management, and technical integration events

  • 1+ years work experience with electronics products manufacturing process

Preferred Requirements

  • Proactiveness, good communication skills and have a hands-on tactical approach

  • Proficient in requirements management

  • Experience with problem-solving processes and tools

  • Proficient in Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEA)

  • Experience with project risk management process

  • Proficient in system verification and validation processes and tools

  • Experience working with cross-functional teams and technical team coordination


About Us

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit, and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.

At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.

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