Engineer I - DFMA

Date: Sep 16, 2023

Location: Chennai, TN, IN, 600113

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Brand Overview


Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.

India Operations

BURNDY Technology and Global Business Services Private Limited (HUBBELL INDIA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hubbell Inc.  Hubbell India provides Engineering Services, Business Solutions and IT Services. Hubbell Engineering located in Ascendas, ITPL,Chennai, is engaged in the business of computer aided design and engineering services. The Hubbell Business Solutions functions at Infopark Kochi, provide superior business intelligence, knowledge services and business process solutions across Hubbell divisions and Corporate.  IT Services team is spread across Chennai and Kochi.

Hubbell Electrical Products LLP located in Chennai is poised to assist with part and product manufacturing for all Hubbell Business units

Posting Address


Burndy Technology & Global Business Services Pvt Ltd        
13th Floor, Zenith (Phase 3)                                                 
International Tech Park ,CSIR  Road                                                           
Taramani, Chennai ,Tamil Nadu -600113                                                                

Position Overview


We are looking forward to “Engineer / Sr. Engineer – Mechanical Design” based in Chennai, India. The position requires a highly energetic, result-driven, self-motivated, and proactive individual with sound knowledge of Mechanical Design and development. The candidate should also possess strong Leadership, interpersonal, presentation, communication, conflict resolution, and stakeholder relationship management skills. Other core competency requirements are Customer focus, Strategic thinking, Functional Excellence, Integrity & Ethics, and Professional Maturity.

Overall candidate should have around 5 to 10 years of experience in Mechanical product design and development. Good Knowledge of Product Design and Development of electromechanical products (Sheet metal Design, Plastic design, casting, machining). Need to collaborate & work with US product engineering team. Design the product as per UL, IEEE and NEMA standards.

Duties and Responsibilities


Need to understand the electrical products and conceptualize new ideas for NPD and for the betterment of existing products.

Need to perform electromechanical calculations.

Proficiency in Autodesk Inventor software modelling, Assembly configurations, and drafting.

Good Knowledge of plastics, ferrous and nonferrous materials. Able to select the material depending upon the product requirement.

Good knowledge in GD&T and tolerance stack-up.

Good knowledge of DFMA guidelines while designing the product.

Knowledge in developing proto samples and validating the design.

Good knowledge of design tools FMEA, VA/VE & DFMA methodologies

Should have good communication skills oral & written. Interact with US engineers to understand the requirements of the project.

Maintain high-Quality standards, project documentation & deliver projects within a critical timeline.

Skills and Experience


Min. 5 to 10 years of Design & Development.

Hands-on experience in the field of Plastic, sheet metal and casting component design.

Knowledge of UL, IEEE, and ANSI standards. Product sample development and validation.

Good knowledge of GD&T and tolerance analysis

Good knowledge of 3D modelling and assembly using Autodesk Inventor & Solid Works

Good Communication Skills

Good knowledge of DFMA guidelines while designing the product.

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