Electronics and Electrical System Integrator

Date: Jun 10, 2021

Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 43845 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.


Function Overview 

Whirlpool is currently seeking a qualified candidate for the role of Electronics and Electrical System Integrator. The role will be located at our Research location in Benton Harbor, MI. In this role you will be involved in the seamless integration of final manufactured products from Concept through Production Validation that delivers product leadership through balanced product solutions that delight consumers and satisfy the needs of the business and stakeholders.


Job Responsibilities

  • Manage system integration of projects in Production Development Projects
  • Ensure project development activities are completed on time, meeting all requirements, including cost, quality & performance targets to support the project plans and project execution
  • Responsible for system level design/cost/quality/time trade-offs and technical decision making for issue resolution within the project/product plan guardrails
  • Responsible to drive full system validation through use of predictive validation methodologies in concept, design and product validation stages
  • Responsible for driving Product Leadership through the Whirlpool Product Development process, including the following:
  • Manage/Release of EBOMs(Electronics Bill of Materials) based on project charter and architecture definition
  • Drive simulation of virtual prototypes and build of physical prototypes per V&V (Verification & Validation) Plan
  • Document total expected variation to +/- 3 sigma distribution for each attribute
  • Document the revision of parts used in builds using baselines
  • Drive the measurement and documentation of the special characteristics on physical prototypes
  • Drive closure of dFMEA(design Failure Mode Effect Analysis) action plans and updated Occurrence & Detection, based on Concept and Design Validation data and functional performance stacks


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering 
  • 2+ years’ experience in Electrical/Electronic Engineering & Technical Design 
  • 1+ years’ experience in project management



Preferred Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering 
  • Problem solving approach with OPEX(Operational Excellence) certification 
  • Ability to work cross-functionally and influence others
  • Appliance knowledge desired;
  • Technical coaching abilities


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