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Lead Engineer Data Science

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

  • Provide technical leadership for the technology development for technologists
  • Collaborate with global experts, external partners and extended teams to enable technology development
  • Lead the development of advanced technology projects, co-ordinate with globally diverse cross-functional project teams effectively and deliver technology solution
  • Provide hands-on solutions on critical projects;  provide technical mentoring on complex projects involving multiple components or systems for completeness and compatibility with customer objectives and standards
  • Identify, evaluate and transfer leading technologies that pertain to existing, as well as, potentially new product lines.
    • Identifies unique opportunities to develop new solution offering for Eaton business.
    • Designs new processes and builds large, complex data sets.
    • Strategizes new uses for data and its interaction with data design.
    • Locates new data sources, analyzes statistics and implements quality procedures.
    • Performs data studies of new and diverse data sources.
    • Finds new uses for existing data sources.
    • Conducts statistical modeling and experiment design.
    • Derives insights from the data and presents them to other scientists and business managers.
    • Tests and validates predictive models.
    • Builds digital twins and performs data visualization.
    • Conducts scalable data research on and off line.
    • Implements automated processes for efficiently producing scale models.
    • Designs, modifies and builds new data processes.
    • Generates algorithms and creates models.
    • Collaborates with database engineers and other scientists.
    • Implements new or enhanced solutions designed to access and handle data more efficiently.
  • Participate in internal forums like CoP / CoI and represent in external forums & professional bodies developing & motivating, coaching,


  • Master’s Degree Or Ph.D.  in Mechanical / Electrical / Systems / Controls Engineering / Computer science / statistics or equivalent technical field from accredited institutions.
    • 7+ years  of engineering/technology development experience in relevant domain for the data science technologies focused on intelligent products, systems and services.
    • Within innovation or research and technology organizations from major MNCs and/or Overseas experience (e.g. Degrees, exchange research program) highly desirable.
    • Proven track record of delivering technology concepts through to commercialization is desired.
    • Proven track record of being able to formulate, articulate, promote and execute cohesive advance technology solutions development.
    • Demonstrated track record working from customer requirements through systems architecture concepts through to a multi-generation product plan. 
    • Demonstrated excellence in theoretical and applied methods of machine learning and sensor fusion with significant experience with both physics-based and data-driven modeling and simulation techniques. 
    • Possess strong business acumen and the ability to understand and formulate compelling value propositions and to understand and drive through value and adoption chain.
    • Proven track record for IP generation and publications in reputable peer-reviewed journals is desired.
    • Experience in building production grade machine learning and data fusion enabled solutions end to end is a plus. Hands on experience with common machine learning tools (Weka, R, RapidMiner and etc.) and experience with AWS Or Azure is a plus.
    • Ability to apply Design for Six Sigma methodologies including QFD, DoE and reliability engineering in the course of their work. Green belt certification in DFSS or DMAIC is highly desired.
    • Experience in leading projects with multiple stakeholders in matrix organization and strong project management experience is required.
    • Working experience with decision algorithms, statistical classification methodologies, sensing, data aggregation, information fusion and optimization methodologies. Working experience especially in the context of model-based and hardware-in-loop control algorithm and software development processes will be added advantage.
    • Ideal candidate will also have deep understanding of advanced controls methods in complex industrial systems with both dynamical and finite states.

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Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: INNOV Innovation Center

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 038855