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Senior Engineer- Process Optimization, Additive Manufacturing

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

List the essential functions (i.e. key responsibilities with expected end results) which must be accomplished in order to fulfill the purpose of your position as described above.
  • Design and perform experiments to understand the process effect on part properties
  • Ability to perform metallurgical analysis of printed parts, read and understand reports
  • Ability to scientifically interpret measured data and validate or invalidate hypothesis
  • Ability of performing pre and post processing steps required for 3d printing for sample preparation.
  • Work in collaboration with tool room and metallurgical lab.
  • Capable of assisting with design changes and provide suggestions for better geometries, optimal part orientation and properties based on requests.
  • Coordinate testing and schedules with internal and external partners. Ability to track and maintain logs of activities
  • Participate in calibration activities for all the equipment’s. Perform Test equipment maintenance as needed
  • Maintain a safe working environment by providing adequate precautions to tests in process.

Demonstrate to the philosophy of 6S and DMAIC, conducts and participate in Kaizen events for set-up and lab facilities



Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Metallurgical, Materials Science or Manufacturing,
Preferred: Masters Degree in relevant field
  • 3+ years of experience in Metal joining/ welding industry. AM experience is an added plus
  • 3+ years of working experience in metallurgy / material analysis
  • Ability to perform process simulations in analysis software like Abaqus, ANSYS
  • Experience in handling SEM, optical microscopes, sample etching, etc
  • Strong understanding of welding / AM process parameters, and effect of variation within identified ranges
  • Ability to read and interpret time-Temp curves, microstructure and melt pool geometries
  • Ability to comprehend complex written instructions; Strong mechanical aptitude with Six Sigma certification preferred
  • Experienced in heat treatment process and effect on metallurgy
  • Past experience in problem solving & continuous improvement through LEAN, KAIZEN or DMAIC
  • Excellent communication skills in English (verbal and written) to communicate information effectively to all stakeholders
  • Working experience in metallurgy analysis / welding simulation and analysis
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes and product engineering tools
  • Knowledge of welding processes, material deposition and joining techniques and surface finish techniques

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

Requisition ID: 047001