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Graduate Leadership Development Program - Data Scientist, Marketing

Hengelo, Netherlands


Job Description

Data Scientist, Marketing (start in Hengelo, Netherlands)

Expand your experience, gain global exposure, develop leadership competencies and gain knowledge of Eaton’s business, products, processes and functions with Eaton’s Graduate Leadership Development Program in Marketing area. The program will help the participant develop a wide range of Eaton leadership competencies such as business strategy, business acumen and leveraging resources.


Program structure:

  • As a participant in the program, you will complete two assignments that will give you the hands-on experience. These assignments include working in marketing, customer experience, marketing, digital marketing, product marketing in the electrical sector of Eaton.
  • In the first assignment you will be located in Hengelo, Netherlands in the role of EMEA Customer Experience team. As a data scientist you will play a key role in the further understanding of our customer’s behavior driven from data analysis.. Your key responsibilities are
    • Develop a detailed insights of Eaton’s customer’s buying behavior, acquisition, perception and preferences in our key segments through data analysis.
    • Connect different data points coming from various data sources, research and business data into one to develop “the big picture”.
    • Translate customer data into actionable insight for the marketing teams.
    • Communication of customer insights with EMEA marketing and sales teams. 
    • Leveraging advanced analytical approaches to provide new insights to help the business make better and fact-based decisions.
    • Explore new ways of gathering consumer insights, e.g. through social listening and other analytics tools.
    • Support the continuous improvement of our customers experience. 
    • Develop hypotheses on desired customer behavior and test/verify these through data analysis. Participants will need to relocate for the second assignment
  • LeadershipExposure: Participants will have a high level of interaction with Eaton Leadership.
  • You will also be expected to work with other participants in the program on projects outside of your assigned location.
  • For the second rotation you will be expected to relocate to another country: potential roles can be: data analysis, marketing operation, marketing communication or pricing. After completion of the program, your experience and newly acquired skills could qualify you for roles such as data analytics lead, marketing lead, product manager in Sales or Marketing function.



  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in  Marketing, Business or Information Technology
  • Analytical background, study or internship in marketing automation systems and application within marketing, reporting
  • Experience in processing, analyzing and visualization of structured data.
  • good general programming skills, experience with Python is a plus
  • Strong background in statistics.
  • Geographically flexible, mobile
  • Leadership aptitude and/or demonstrated leadership experience within university or community
  • Self-motivated and a strong desire to achieve results
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Fluent in English

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: Marketing

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: ES EMEA Sector

Job Level: Entry Level
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 region only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 054077