Energizer Technology Engineer (Electrical Applications) in Westlake, Ohio
This is Energizer
At Energizer Holdings, we are passionate about bringing our brands and products to the world better than anyone else. It’s our passion and drive that makes us proud stewards of iconic brands including AC/Pro, Armor All, Energizer, Rayovac and STP, part of our broad portfolio of products that millions of consumers know, trust, and rely on every day.
When you come to work here, you’ll quickly see that we love what we do, we care about each other, and we continuously learn and improve to meet the needs of our customers and consumers around the world.
We have talented colleagues around the world with varied skillsets, backgrounds and experiences, and we embrace this diversity because it’s a big part of what helps us deliver results to grow the company. Whatever your specialty, you'll find that excelling at Energizer provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.
Come join our team!
In this role, the individual will provide leadership and technical direction on various electrical and electronics needs of the R&D organization including battery testing and battery-operated devices. The role incorporates external customer support, product technical support for existing batteries, lights, and chargers, and providing electrical and electronics-based expertise to multiple groups within the organization.
Full time, entry-level engineering position located at R&D Technical Center in Westlake, OH
Service as a general electrical and electronics support leader for existing products across battery, lights, chargers, and auto care products
Assess on an ongoing basis any additional resource or budget needs required to complete specific accountabilities, and provide supervision/coordination of non-exempt colleagues as needed
Understand basic battery/device interactions and develop familiarity with the Energizer battery portfolio in order to provide runtime estimates and recommend appropriate battery solutions for a variety of customer applications
Serve as internal “device expert”; conduct or coordinate device characterizations, develop simulation protocols and in-device testing protocols, provide recommendations on device power trends for inclusion into battery test standards
Provide written technical support responses to OEM, customer, and consumer inquiries regarding battery usage and device interactions
Determine, develop, conduct or coordinate routine and non-routine battery testing to support specialized customer and internal requests
Support electrical testing of lights, chargers, and auto care products
Oversee or maintain product datasheets
Provide technical assessment of emerging technologies in the area of electronics
Provide input and recommendations to new product development teams
Required Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s in electrical engineering required
0-5 years of experience with electronics in an industrial or product development environment
Familiarity with a variety of electronic components and related technologies including DC-DC converters, LEDs, and wireless communication protocols
Proficient with the use of electronic test equipment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Preferred Skills and Experience
Knowledge of batteries or devices preferred
Experience with developing test protocols, programming/using electrical test equipment, and data acquisition
Customer support experience
Familiarity with website software
Working Relationships & Environment
Interfaces directly with OEM/technical customers, primarily via email
Interfaces with R&D, Engineering, Marketing and Regulatory groups to acquire information and services necessary to meet assigned objectives
Supervises and develops 0-3 non-exempt colleagues, and provides annual appraisals of their performance and developmental feedback.
Interfaces with supervisors for direction and guidance
Will work in a technical lab setting with occasional travel to manufacturing plants/locations
Travel 10% domestically may be required.
Exposure to health risks or conditions that may require the use of personal protective equipment
A work schedule that may occasionally vary from typical business hours
An Offer to Grow On
Come join us!
Energizer offers a competitive total rewards package which includes a range of health, wellness and retirement savings coverage, paid time off and holidays, and many opportunities to learn, develop and grow. At Energizer, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.
Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.