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Senior Engineer- APQP

Pimpri Pune, India
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

  1. Good Project Management skills.
  2. Execute Sourcing projects to achieve project schedule goals
  3. Lead projects through a standard process to define scope and requirements, complete risk planning and  technical reviews with external suppliers
  4. Lead cross-functional team meetings & publish ongoing status reports thru the life of the project.
  5. Finalize APQP timeline and validate APQP deliverables thru the life of the project, ensuring project-task tracking data is updated on a regular basis
  6. Follow up with suppliers on PPAP submission and tracks approval process & facilitates activities related to PPAP submission and approval(i.e. samples, dimensional verifications, IMDS & packaging approvals)
  7. Escalate issues/concerns to SDE and work with SDEs to resolve them
  8. Collaboration with Global Engineering Teams, Eaton Global plants and Global suppliers to achieve project task completion within stipulated time line, with good quality.
  9. Lead with other functions in the business (Engineering, Manufacturing, Marketing and Supply Chain) to ensure that the organization is aligned along with a “Power of One” approach to NPI opportunities, issues and solutions
  10. Understands how to do skillful negotiations with internal and external suppliers, solve problems, settle disputes; develop win-win solutions, and develop positive relations through tact, diplomacy, and good judgment.
  11. Understands and applies process channel knowledge for acquiring materials and/or services in order to ensure delivery requirements for commodities and/or service customers


  • Bachelors in Engineering with 6-8 years of experience OR Masters with 4-6 years of experience in New Product Development in a manufacturing organization
  • PMI (Project Management Institute) Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification preferred
  • Strong Knowledge in MS Office tools (Word, Excel, Project and PowerPoint) & MS-Project
  • Knowledge of different type of materials & commodities. Should have experience in one or more primary Commodities, such as, castings, machining, plastic injection molding (PIM), stamping, sheet metal, plastics, electronics/PCBs.
  • Need to have working Knowledge of any ERP.
  • Ability to communicate clearly & effectively in person , via e-mail and over phone
  • Very good time-management skills
  • Quick response to deadlines
  • Executing activities and working autonomously with minimal direction
  • Strong business acumen: Understanding how markets work
  • Excellent communication – written and verbal
  • Change management skills: Effective influencer who can make persuasive arguments

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: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: Corporate Sector

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: 048839