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Senior Engineer - Medium Voltage Control Assemblies

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

The primary responsibility of this role is to design and develop Medium voltage Motor Control Center to meet customer specific technical, cost and market related technology requirement in accordance with ANSI/UL standards. Candidate will have the opportunity to design, validate & release Medium voltage drives and  control systems for the safe and efficient power distribution and protection in varied applications such as Oil & Gas, Industrial and Commercial distribution working closely with teammates from Eaton India Innovation Center (Pune) and various PDCAD facilities in North America. Candidate should be familiar with  FEA and FEA tools for performing and interpreting basic static FEA simulations


  1. Sound knowledge in medium voltage control product, Drives  and starter types
  2. Must be proficient in CAD software programs such as AutoCAD, Mechanical Desktop, Inventor, Pro-E, Solidworks, or Ideas. Should be able to create new detail and assembly drawings (mechanical, electrical, or electronic) for new designs of the most complex nature.
  3. Able to demonstrate a solid foundation in mechanical, electrical or electronic principles
  4. Ability to excel as a team player by successfully collaborating with engineering peers as well as cross-functional personnel to ensure custom designs meet customer expectations
  5. Be capable of writing articles for trade and technical publications, presenting papers and preparing patent disclosures.
  6. Possess sound problem solving skills and the ability to analyze product failure issues sufficiently to drive them to root cause
  7. Possess the appropriate project management skills to take the lead position on small to medium development projects
  8. Fluent in written and verbal communication in a global environment
  9. Power Electronics, Embedded systems knowledge, understanding of Electromagnetics and Mechatronics principles would be an added advantage.



  • EDUCATION: BE/ME  in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited Institute.
  • Experience Required: 7 to 12 years of experience in working on Medium Voltage controls
  • Knowledge of Lean six sigma. DFSS/DMAIC certification desirable

  • Process Management- Knowledge of essential activities in typical product development life cycle,  knows what to measure and how to measure it. Good at figuring out the processes necessary to get things done. Drives to program execution meeting triple constraints – cost, quality and schedule, proactive in raising risks  with concerned stakeholders, simplifies and /leverages processes, resource planning and program budget tracking


    Problem Solving -  Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions,  Probes all fruitful sources for answers, Can see hidden problems, Is excellent at honest analysis Looks beyond the obvious and doesn't stop at the first answers


    Strategic Agility – sees ahead clearly; can anticipate future consequences and trends accurately, has broad knowledge and perspective; can create competitive and breakthrough strategies & plans.


    Decision quality – makes good decisions based upon a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment


    Drive for results – can be counted on to exceed goals successfully


    Interpersonal savvy – relates well to all kinds of people; builds appropriate rapport


    Innovation Leadership - Is good at bringing the creative ideas of others to market,  Has good judgment about which creative ideas and suggestions will work, Has a sense about managing the creative process of others, Can facilitate effective brainstorming, Can project how potential ideas may play out in the marketplace

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: 051792