Eaton Careers

Engineer - Mechanical

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description


Leads engineering projects around Electrical sector- Industrial Controls & Protection Division products with strong focus on New Product Introduction and Development, Value Add/Value Engineering (VAVE) & Sustaining Engineering project, process, and technical deliverables on assigned activities with contribution in technology innovations. Should demonstrate ‘Right to Left’ thinking (starting with consideration for end customer application).

The primary responsibility of this role is to design and develop Industrial control and protection Electro-Mechanical products to meet customer specific technical, cost and market related technology requirement.



  • Understand product requirements of industrial control products in terms of application, design considerations, working principals, complex system interactions.
  • Perform design and analysis - conceptual design, design optimization, product cost analysis, prototype building and validation through applicable ANSI /UL, IEC standards.
  • Translate conceptual ideas to tool-able 3D designs for plastic and metal components, capable with component development and assemblies and configurations.
  • Drives VAVE and cost out, competitive benchmarking, teardown, should costing exercises for products.
  • Collaborates with diverse cross-functional teams at global level, demonstrates project management knowledge.
  • Takes engineering decisions to generate product specifications using appropriate analytical, engineering calculations, system level analysis tools.
  • Drives continuous improvement at work coming up with creative ideas of productivity / quality improvements.


Required: Master/Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical)
  • 3 ~ 5 years of experience in product design and development of products.
  • Proficiency in CAD skills using Solidworks for tool-able plastic and metal components.
  • Experience in modeling, analysis, 3D and 2D Tolerance stack up analysis ,quality and testing for protection products & assemblies.
  • Experience in managing technical requirements and carry out technical risk assessment, flow down system specifications and derive product level specifications and limits.
  • Experience in VAVE and cost out, competitive tear downs and benchmarking for industrial control products.
  • Familiarity with ANSI, NEMA, UL, IEC and other applicable standards for electrical components.
  • Thermal experience & electrical product background.
  • Proficiency in Solidworks , PLM/ERP tools like SAP.
  • Design For Six Sigma.
  • Excellent communication skills in English (verbal and written) to communicate information effectively to all stakeholders.

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: 052964