Phil W.

Lighting Solutions | Mechanical Engineering | Product Development

United States of America
English

I have led development teams from prototype through stable production at Panasonic and at Cooper Lighting. In addition to my project management skills, I have designed numerous large die cast compon...see more

  • Electrical Equipments & Components

500

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Principal Engineer

Cooper Lighting Solutions
4 years
Current position
Jan 2019 - Present
At Cooper Lighting Solutions, we build forward-thinking lighting solutions that make people’s lives safer, while making buildings, homes and cities smarter and more sustainable. We deli...see more

Principal Engineer

Eaton - Lighting
5 years
Jan 2017 - Mar 2022
At Cooper Lighting Solutions, we build forward-thinking lighting solutions that make people’s lives safer, while making buildings, homes and cities smarter and more sustainable. We deli...see more

Mechanical Engineer

Eaton
8 years
Mar 2014 - Mar 2022
At Cooper Lighting Solutions, we build forward-thinking lighting solutions that make people’s lives safer, while making buildings, homes and cities smarter and more sustainable. We deli...see more

Engineering Group Manager

Panasonic Automotive Systems
4 months
Nov 2013 - Mar 2014
At Panasonic, our technology and engineering expertise delivers innovation across diverse industries. It's all about the consumer experience and making sure that we find ways to enhance...see more

Program Manager / Lead Design Engineer

Eaton's Cooper Lighting
5 years
Jul 2008 - Oct 2013
I served in a dual role as program manager and mechanical design engineer within the Outdoor Group at Cooper Lighting. I was responsible for developing and maintaining each project ass...see more

Engineering Project Lead

Panasonic Automotive Systems Company
3 years
Sep 2005 - Jul 2008
Coordination of design efforts for electrical/software/mechanical/systems engineers. Customer communication and budget tracking for each assigned project.

Mechanical Design Engineer

Panasonic Automotive Systems Company of America
4 years
Aug 2001 - Sep 2005
Design responsible for mechanical portion of OEM radio and DVD design. Includes styling negotiation/chassis-structural design/thermal management. Expertise includes Unigraphics (v9 - N...see more

Mechanical Design Engineer

Delphi Automotive Systems
7 years
Jan 1994 - Jan 2001
I initially began work at the wire harness division of Delphi (Packard Electric) designing on-engine connectors. I was a resident design engineer supporting the primary customer (Delco...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Electrical Equipments & Components

Expertise

  • Program Management
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Stress Testing
  • Lighting Product Development
  • Manufacturing
  • Supply Chain Analysis