Application Engineer - Data Centers

Date: Jul 19, 2024

Location: Knightdale, NC, US, 27545

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Position Overview

PCX Corporation is looking for a Sales Engineer to become a part of our rapidly growing company servicing the Data Center market. PCX Corporation is the leading integrator of engineered and pre-fabricated electrical/mechanical systems for the modular data center, commercial and energy markets. Our product offerings include but are not limited to Electrical and Mechanical Skids, Pre-manufactured Indoor/Outdoor Electrical Distribution and Power Equipment Centers, Modular Data Centers, and Custom Integrated switchboards. An entrepreneurial company that was privately held for 24 years, we were acquired by Hubbell Electric in July 2022.  We are seeking innovative and talented professionals to join our team. You can visit our website at for more information.


Duties and Responsibilities

As Application Engineer, you will be responsible for quoting and managing integrated electrical and mechanical systems projects, in compliance with the National Electric Code (NEC) and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) requirements. This includes large custom-built, skid-based systems and enclosures, and integrated switchboards for the company’s stated markets. The successful candidate must have a proven track record in managing multiple concurrent projects in an independent environment. The individual job responsibilities will include, but not necessarily be limited to:

  • Customer interface to identify and understand project requirements
  • Create concept design and drawings/sketches with high-level bill of materials (BOM)
  • Generate detailed quote and project plan and assist with proposal content
  • Ensure quoted pricing and schedule reflects most up-to-date raw material and component costs and availability
  • Interface with PCX Materials, Quality, and Production teams with respect to on-time progress and report any changes back to the end customer in a timely fashion
  • Coordinate delivery, receipt, and final billing on projects.
  • Conduct post-project performance review and identify practices to maximize project wins and increase efficiency and profitability
  • Frequent interface with customers, associates, and suppliers is required, so excellent communication skills are essential. Project reporting and tracking, as well as maintaining budgets and schedules, requires regular reporting.


Skills and Experience

• BSME EE or technical degree required
• 3 years’ work experience in project engineering and construction or project planning
• Experience working in mission critical environments, data center experience preferred
• Ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical blueprints and specifications, with proficiency in AutoCAD
• Experience in price estimation for electrical and mechanical systems
• Working knowledge of NEC, UL, and ETL for both low and medium voltage applications
• Strong interpersonal skills for developing and functioning in a team environment
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• MS Office Software (Word, Excel, Project, etc.)


Bachelors Degree in Engineering General

Posting Address

370 Spectrum Dr,
Knightdale, NC 27545


Hubbell Incorporated

Hubbell creates critical infrastructure solutions that power our customers, communities, people and the planet. Our company is strategically aligned around enabling grid modernization and electrification. As more products plug in to an aging grid, Hubbell solutions enable the transition to a more reliable, resilient and efficient energy infrastructure. Founded in 1888 our innovation has made us a leading global manufacturer of high quality electrical and utility solutions enabling customers to operate critical infrastructure reliably and efficiently.

The company operates in two segments. Hubbell Utility Solutions (HUS) enable the grid to conduct, communicate and control energy across utility applications and Hubbell Electrical Solutions (HES) are essential to managing power across a wide range of industries and applications. Our vertical market solutions can be applied to markets including Data Centers, Renewables, Commercial Buildings, Industrial, Telecom and Transportation. Supporting both of our business segments is our corporate and Hubbell Unified Business Solutions teams that provide consistent process, tools technologies across our businesses.

We are committed to operating sustainably and ethically while promoting an inclusive and supportive culture for our people to grow and develop in their careers. Our employees proudly work and serve our communities from our headquarters in Shelton, CT, across the United States and around the globe.

Hubbell Electrical Solutions

Hubbell Electrical Solutions (HES) are essential to managing power across a wide range of industries and applications. HES provides the critical components that allow operators of buildings, factories and other industrial infrastructure to connect, protect, wire and manage power.

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

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