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Lead Engineer- Materials & Metallurgist

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

List the essential functions:
  • Key member of Integrated Manufacturing Processes team to develop materials & processing by integrating computational as well as experimental aspects
  • Experience in process metallurgy with good understanding of conventional (casting, rolling, forging etc.) as well as advanced manufacturing technologies (metal 3D printing, MIM, etc)
  • Work on materials aspects like surface engineering of metals and alloys by different coating/processing technologies for corrosion/wear resistant applications
  • Work on new metal alloys for cost out aspects by checking its static and dynamic properties for an applications.
  • Work with different BUs and develop new proposals after understanding their requirements


  • PhD in Materials Science and Engineering, Metallurgy or Materials Engineering  with emphasis on process and chemical metallurgy. with minimum two years of relevant industrial experience
  • Strong academic and career focus on advanced and emerging metal manufacturing methods such as additive manufacturing, thermo-mechanical processing, liquid and vapor phase processes, multi-material and dissimilar material joining, and multi-step chemical conversion processes.
  • Hands-on experience in characterization of ferrous and nonferrous metals using light microscopy, SEM, EDS, EBSD, and other normal evaluation tools.
  • Hands on experience in characterizing performance and fatigue properties of ferrous and nonferrous metals
  • Good understanding  of “Integrated Computational Material Engineering – ICME”, including thermodynamic programs such as Thermocalc, phase fields (Moose, PRISMs), etc.
Knowledge and experience with metal matrix composites, in particular metal matrix nano-composites is also desired

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 046997