(GPO) Senior Analyst, Engineering

Data: 09/09/2021

Localização: Rio Claro, São Paulo, BR, 13506-095

Empresa: Whirlpool Corporation

A Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) é a empresa líder mundial em eletrodomésticos para cozinha e lavanderia, com aproximadamente US$ 19 bilhões em vendas anuais, 78.000 funcionários e 57 centros de pesquisa de fabricação e tecnologia em 2020. A empresa comercializa Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp , Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit e outras grandes marcas em quase todos os países do mundo.

A Whirlpool Corporation é constantemente reconhecida pela FORTUNE como uma das empresas mais admiradas do mundo. Nossos valores são a força motriz por trás de tudo o que fazemos. Integridade, Respeito, Inclusão e Diversidade, One Whirlpool e ""Espírito de Vitória"" impulsionam nossas equipes à excelência. Conheça-nos e veja como é fazer parte de uma empresa que está em busca constante de melhorar a vida de casa.

Whirlpool is seeking a qualified contractor to join the wiring team.  As a contractor in the Wiring Team within the Product Development Organization, you will be directly engaged with the wiring solutions that are responsible for the success of top products reaching consumers for the years to come.  This position has a unique opportunity to work cross-category and learn first hand what is involved in the design,  development, and launch of products used every day to improve people’s lives globally.    

Job Responsibilities



  • Deliver wiring design and architecture by working with global teams from Platform, System Integrators, Design Owners. Procurement, Product Approval, Safety and Codes, Labs, Quality, Suppliers and Manufacturing.
  • Responsible to conduct, support, and/or oversee multiple wiring projects across categories (Refrigeration, Cooking, Laundry and/or Dish), to deliver project requirements for cost, quality and velocity. 
  • Create Harness models and drawings using Creo Cabling.
  • Define routing strategy by understanding assembly and safety requirements.
  • Create sub system design concepts and evaluate the best one to move forward.
  • Ensure the design(s) developed meet the DFM/ DFA/ DFS and other DVP&R Attributes.
  • Verify subsystem design against DVP&R requirements at each verification phase.
  • Release design for tooling and manage risks in the project proactively.
  • Conduct subsystem design reviews interfacing with leadership and cross functional for gaining alignment at each build.
  • Develop product approval test plan for sub system performance.
  • Capture and reuse knowledge at each milestone and at end of project,
  • Design & develop new product & prepare product design samples.
  • Support Material Value Team (MVT) initiatives for process and cost improvements.
  • Proactively address issues and address leading indicators to flawlessly deliver on prototype builds, development builds, and production supply.
  • Conduct lab testing, prototype and manufacturing builds by obtaining test items, installing harnesses, making modifications and incorporating updates.
  • Work with suppliers for design discussions/ reviews at every significant event/ build and provide support for engineering build/ manufacturing build.
  • Support development of Zero Base Plan with the key stakeholders, managing the requirements in order to achieve the minimum modules and variances needed to cover all platform architectures.
  • Lead Technical Design Reviews (TDRs) to ensure wiring is delivering per requirements.
  • Engage with project status reports (Project or Cost Tracking files). Andon system (Help) used to solve problems proactively, and facilitate 5 why to capture the learnings and improve the process continuously.
  • Use proper tools to report problem-solving (A3), Concept selection (Pugh Matrix), Decisions taken (Decision Matrix), 6 Sigma Tools (Thought Map, Product Map, Process Map, etc), Requirements Management as needed.  

Minimum Requirements


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Electrical or Electronic Engineering
  • 3+ years of engineering or technical experience managing projects for product development
  • 3+ years of experience in CAD 2D/3D (must have) (e.g. Creo, Catia, Solid Edge)
  • Working knowledge of electrical principles
  • 3+ years of experience in Wiring Harness Product Development Engineering
  • Willingness to learn CREO schematic and parametric cabling
  • Advanced English, oral and written


Preferred Requirements


  • Demonstrated ability to support global teams
  • Ability to read and apply wiring schematics, wiring diagrams, and harness routing
  • Masters Degree, Master of Science Degree, or Master of Business Administration Degree
  • Demonstrated success in managing and prioritizing multiple projects with or without direct ownership
  • Experience with FMEA (Failure modes and effects analysis), DVP&R (Design Verification Plan and Report)
  • Experience with CREO schematic and parametric cabling
  • Hands on experience for wiring with knowledge of wiring, wire types, connectors and connector types
  • Experience with electrical systems on appliances
  • Black Belt/Green Belt trained or certified / Opex tools knowledge and application
  • Project Management certification (PMP)
  • Ability to travel (~10%) (build support at plants, prototypes, etc)
  • Ability to travel internationally

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