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Associate Engineer

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

Most recently, we have established the Eaton India Innovation Center (EIIC) in Pune, which is an integral part of Eaton’s global engineering and technology footprint. Eaton’s multi-disciplinary engineering talent with experience in cutting-edge technologies and varied domains deliver innovative solutions that accelerate our organic growth through technological innovations. Through proven technical excellence, EIIC continues to augment Eaton’s leadership in improving existing products and services and developing new offerings.  EIIC operates through its two state-of-the-art campuses located at Kharadi and Magarpatta City in Pune. EIIC is focused on augmenting Eaton’s vision of “improving the quality of life and environment through the use of power management technologies and services”.
EIIC is establishing state of the art integrated Test Lab at Magarpatta Campus to effectively leverage virtual and physical prototyping & testing capabilities while driving organic growth. Phase I of integrated Test lab is already operational and this position & phase II is expected to be operational in 2018
Validate Electrical Products by performing functional, design & operational tests as per applicable IEC/UL/NEMA Standards .Monitor test results  as per Eaton’s standard documentation practices. Inspects whether the  Electrical Product is assembled as per referencing drawings, design literature, electrical / utility codes, drawings & wiring diagrams provided. Maintain lab test equipment, prepare and process test reports, manage lab work load, track test request status, implement and maintain 5S activities, write lab reports, support safety imitative, and participate in the strategic planning of lab and equipment upgrades.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Limit yourself to 8-12 statements)
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.
Read and analyze Electrical Schematics, Assembly Drawings & Component drawings..
Prepares test plans basis applicable standards (ANSI /UL, IEC, CSA & NEMA) for a type of Electrical Product.
Perform/monitors Electrical Tests e.g. Hi-Pot , Current Injection , Endurance , Temp. Rise, Visual Inspections etc. per standards (ANSI /UL, IEC, CSA & NEMA).
Analyze & troubleshoot the test results using appropriate engineering calculations, system level analysis tools & draws conclusions based on test results.
Support capital equipment and strategic road mapping process for the test lab to identify equipment upgrades, capacity increases, and new technologies to be incorporated . Order miscellaneous materials & other low value assets as per set-up/tests requirements. Monitors documentation as per ISO-9001 system & provides quality performance trends. 
Drive compliance to all the 5S & safety requirements as per MESH guidelines. Maintain clean orderly and safe workplace.
Maintain and manage equipment calibrations for the lab and coordinate with sub-contract companies, as needed, to complete required activities.
Collaborates with diverse cross-functional teams at global level, demonstrates project management knowledge.
Drives continuous improvement at work coming up with creative ideas of productivity / quality improvements.
  • EIIC targets on utilization of equipment through OEE, On Time Delivery and First Pass Yield etc.
  • Be part of Eaton’s Zero Incident Safety Culture and achieve EIIC safety goals through timely action plan closure identified through various internal safety audits i.e. SSD, JSA & GEMBA etc.
  • Continuous improvement through KAIZENS for cost reduction & productivity improvement etc.



Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Electrical)
  • 3 ~ 5 years of experience in validation of Electrical products .
  • Hands On Experience in Testing of LV & MV Switchgears, Breakers, MCBs/MCCBs etc.
  • Sound knowledge of IEC/NEMA/UL Standards.
  • Knowledge on Electromechanical & Electronics industrial products.
  • Experience in competitive tear downs and benchmarking for Electrical Products.
  • Familiarity with ANSI, NEMA, UL, IEC and other applicable standards for electrical products.
  • Thermal experience & electrical product background.
    Special Skills:
  • Knowledge on Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s) and Human Machine Interfaces (HMI’s) used for the control and automation of custom systems built.
  • Sound knowledge on Electrical Test Safety
  • Proficiency in PLM/ERP tools like Enovia, SAP
  • Design For Six Sigma / DMAIC
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes and product engineering tools

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: 054069