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Engineer for Switchboard New Product Development

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

Primary Functions -

  1. Work on NPI and sustaining projects on LV distribution products.
  2. Design and Develop LV distribution products, meeting customer requirement, cost target and Market related technology.
  3. Coordinate with Global stakeholders and Drive project execution through Design, testing and implementation phase
  4. Contribute to technical development of the product. Ensure product compliance to global design standards like IEC, NEMA or any other compliance standard.
  5. Contribution to system / component sizing, modeling, and simulation to meet Power panels, switchboard  requirements.
  6. Modify existing products to support customer, manufacturing, applicable regulatory and industry standard, and market requirement through Change Management process
  7. Essential Function -

  1. Demonstrated capability in design of LV equipment like Panelboard, Switchboard, PCC, MCC, Distribution Boxes, etc.
  2. Coordinate with Global stakeholders and support to drive project execution through Design, testing and implementation phases
  3. 3D modelling, detailing and drafting experience on 3D CAD tool. (Preferred Autodesk Inventor)
  4. Develops test plans for short circuit, temperature rise, arc test in accordance with IEC/UL standards. Creates test object requirements, plan for assembly and finalize test parameters & instrumentation. Responsible for conducting tests by ensuring deployment of standard practices. Assesses test results, root cause analysis through test findings/failures and takes corrective/preventive actions
  5. Modify existing products to support customer, manufacturing, applicable regulatory and industry standard, and market requirement through Change Management process.
  6. Support Creation of new designs and advanced methodologies to support the Technical Roadmap of the organization
  7. Knowledge of predictive tools for analysis on components through simulations or calculations
  8. Review reliability predictions, and Design Failure Modes and Effects analysis (FMEA) and structural/thermal/CFD results. Select engineering techniques to solve problems and make design recommendations
  9. Perform a wide variety of engineering and technical tasks involving the application of engineering knowledge and the development of solutions to complex problems pertaining to products, materials, manufacturing processes, tests, and unique customer applications
  10. May provide formal and informal updates to Engineering Manager and Program Manager. Participates in the preparation for design review material and is the lead presenter or supports more experience Engineer / Project Engineer / Project Lead during design reviews




Education -
B.E. Mechanical with 5-6 yrs experience in Switchgear product designing
Skills :
- 3D modelling and drafting is Must (AutoCAD inventor  preferred)
 - Min. 3-4 years of experience of New product design
Additional Information -
  • 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: No

Requisition ID: 052847