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Subject Matter Expert and Senior Project Engineer

Requisition ID:  73931
Business Unit:  E&E Fribourg Sites Group (2260)

Fribourg, FR, Switzerland, 1700

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

To further strengthen our “Technical Centre of Excellence” for the Energy market, we are currently looking for a “Subject Matter Expert and Senior Project Engineer”.

The Position
Working in a very diverse team with different areas of expertise, as “Subject Matter Expert and Senior Project Engineer” for the “Technical Centre of Excellence” dedicated to the Energy market, you will act as the subject matter expert in sensors and conditioners and their applications on rotating machinery, as well as lead specific customer solution projects or other internal projects.
You will be in close contact with our Product Lines, Sales & Marketing team, Customer Support teams and customers, supporting them in your area of expertise. As the subject matter expert in sensors and conditioners, you will provide support across the entire life cycle of the sensor and conditioners products, from market requirements and priorities, through product definition, validation and market launch, to field feedback and root cause analysis.
You will be contributing not only to a well-established, state-of-the-art sensor portfolio, mainly based on the piezo-electric technology, but also to a new sensing offering, based on optical interferometry.

Job Core Responsibilities

The main responsibilities for this role are:

Application, Technology scouting and Value proposal
• Act as the expert on sensors and conditioners to become the main point of reference in your field of expertise for our customers and Customer Support teams
• Collect user experience and market requirements, and feed them to the product development teams for product improvement and/or new product development
• Support the Sales and Marketing team with technical knowledge
• Support market surveys and conduct competitors’ benchmarking
• Participate in the conceptualization and validation of new products from our customers’ perspective
• Responsible to centralize field feedback as well as to run root cause analysis on sensors and conditioners
• Develop training materials, prepare and present webinars on relevant topics
• Identify product improvements (e.g., application, function, performance, cost, documentation) that can facilitate product adoption
Project Management
• Responsible for specific customer projects
• Responsible for “Technical Centre of Excellence” internal projects

Job Specifications

Your Profile

• Bachelor degree in Mechanical or Electronic Engineering or related field, Master’s degree is an asset
• 7+ year experience in sensors and/or signal conditioners product development and/or product support
• Results and customer oriented mindset
• Good organizational, planning and time management skills to meet project objectives and deadlines
• Ability to take initiatives and make decisions under pressure
• High flexibility and adaptability to adjust to various and diverse activities quickly and deal with unexpected problems or tasks effectively
• Fluent in English, any other language is an asset
• Knowledge of critical machinery condition monitoring applications and/or Energy market is an asset
• Experience in product management and product launch is an asset
• Knowledge on different electromagnetic compliance, explosive and functional safety standards is an asset

If you are looking for a challenging position with opportunity to grow in a truly international company, please send your application (resume, letter of motivation, reference letters and diploma) in English to Please note that only complete applications will be taken into consideration.

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