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Senior Engineer - Validation Engineer (eMobility)

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

This position is part of Validation team developing eMobility systems solutions for electrical and hybrid solutions for on- and off-road vehicles.  As a member of the Validation team, you will lead testing of eMobility products by creating test procedures, setup, installation and on-time completion of accurate product testing in accordance with specific test plans as defined by the product engineering function at eMobility engineering divisions globally. You will also drive the installation and commissioning of new test facilities for invertors and high voltage power distributions systems for electric vehicles.
  • Work with product engineering to understand customer’s requirements and their implications for testing programs.
  • Develop test plans and test cases for eMobility products and systems
  • Perform test setups based on specific and standard test processes for electric vehicle Powertrain.
  • Lead test request completion according to with minimal down time and timely reporting of observations
  • Perform failure analysis and Implement corrective action to test setups as required by established lab procedures or test requests, or when performance falls below acceptable limits
  • Communicate test programs with engineering appropriately to clarify purpose of testing and the results of ongoing tests
  • Strive to meet test lab performance targets established in Balanced Score Card and ensure ISO compliance
  • Troubleshoo elementary product and test rig issues, and performing data analysis required by the product group
  • Understand data acquisition systems, hardware and software that are being used for testing
  • Fix any issues with test rigs and lab and work with his peer engineer to improve or develop any new methods solving the issues
  • Design and build test fixtures. Devise new ways of fixturing parts for better test efficiency.
  • Articulate and generate good technical reports based on test observations
  • Train and monitor fellow technicians and drive completion of tests in prescribed time frame
  • Work with engineers within group to define and perform custom testing as requested by customer
  • Maintain close liaison with other technicians to standardize lab practices within group and with other groups in facility to ensure a safe working environment and to complete test projects with a high degree of quality and efficiency
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment in the test lab.


  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Mechatronics Engineering
  • Over 6 years of experience in relevant hands on experience in Automotive R&D Testing / Analysis / in electrical domain is essential
  • Awareness of testing i.e. test rigs, data acquisition, inspection etc.
  • Awareness and experience in following Safety & Quality Management Practice
  • Experience on fault identification and propose corrective actions
Clear understanding about sensors, electronic components of DAQ & control software i.e. LabVIEW etc.
  • Past experience in problem solving & continuous improvement through LEAN tool deployment for test equipment utilization and cost savings
  • Proven experience in deploying TPM for R&D lab test equipment machinery and experience in ISO 9001:2008, deployment to meet quality objectives
  • Awareness in Systems engineering, Requirements Management, Validation, Verification and Certification of Auto / Electrical domain
Preferred / Additional specialized knowledge
  • Experience in hybrid / vehicle electrification
  • Experience with ISO 26262 and/or ASPICE standards.
  • Experience with Systems engineering tools - MATLAB/Simulink tools , IBM Jazz Tools
Understanding of DFSS tools like FMEA, FMECA, Monte Carlo Analysis etc.

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: 055820