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PageWide Web Press Platform Engineer
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Hewlett-Packard (HP) | Corvallis, OR
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Job Description

As part of HP's PWP (PageWide Web Press) Aftermarket Delivery Team, you will be instrumental in bringing new printing capabilities to market. PWP is a young dynamic organization focused on delivering game-changing printing technology to the commercial printing markets. Your focus in this position will be delivering product extensions, cost reductions, and bringing them to the customer. You will also have Engineering Responsibility for a currently released Press Platform and Winder suite of products. Just Google "HP Inkjet Web Press" and you'll find a number of informative articles about HP's breakthrough products and business.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

From your location in Corvallis, Oregon, you will be part of a multi-disciplinary team that develops the technical and business capabilities to build, integrate and deploy inkjet web presses and their associated sub-systems. These presses are as large as a semi-truck and as complex as a modern car; initiative, technical aptitude, communication skills and an ability to work closely with a team of experienced professionals will be key to your success.

As the Press Platform Engineer, you will work in a dynamic and changing environment. This will require skills to solve interdisciplinary problems with a focus on continuous improvement of our product and processes. The business requires our team to both resolve the immediate urgent issues and develop our quality processes in support of business objectives.

This role involves working closely with R&D, Manufacturing, Procurement, Supply Chain, and Vendor engineering teams to bring design changes and new platforms extensions to the market. You will design, develop and implement product improvements and cost reductions. You will work closely with the PWP Install Teams to enable fast and effective installations at customer's sites. You will drive continuous improvement of the product, process and quality system to exceed customer expectations and deliver on the HP brand.


Bachelor's (undergraduate) or Master's (graduate) degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or Physics. Relevant work or class experience and results more important than specific engineering discipline.

Experience and Knowledge

* Product design experience, especially with HP design tools
* Creo Elements
* Model Manager
* GD&T
* Excellent analytical, problem solving and project management skills
* Systems thinker with Business acumen
* Proactive, innovative and self-motivating character
* Strong communication skills- written, verbal and presentation
* Ability to work across multiple technical disciplines
* The ability to learn quickly as an inkjet web press is a complex combination of subsystems integrated to deliver a high-performance product
* Computer skills- Microsoft Office Suite, competent in use of Excel
* Fluency in English

About Hewlett-Packard (HP)

Hewlett-Packard Company is a provider of products, technologies, software, solutions and services to individual consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and large enterprises, including the public and education sectors. Its offerings span personal computing and other access devices; imaging and printing-related products and services; enterprise information technology infrastructure, including enterprise storage and server technology and software that optimizes business technology investments, and multi-vendor customer services, including technology support and maintenance, consulting and integration and outsourcing services, as well as application services and business process outsourcing. During the fiscal year ended October 31, 2008, its operations were organized into seven business segments: Enterprise Storage and Servers, HP Services, HP Software, the Personal Systems Group, the Imaging and Printing Group, HP Financial Services and Corporate Investments.