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Senior Engineer - Structural Mechanics

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

Job Title: Senior Engineer - Structural Mechanics #060986

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.

We are looking forward to Senior Engineer - Structural Mechanics in EIIC-Eaton India Innovation Center, within Modeling & Simulation Group based in Pune, India.

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.

This exciting role is part of EIIC-Eaton India Innovation Center, within Modeling & Simulation Group and the primary responsibility of this role is to perform structural analysis of various Eaton products for static and fatigue loading requirements. Individual will be required to partner with global teams, understand specific design intent, develop and validate structural analysis models to substantiate various engineering designs. Candidate should ensure proper coordination and communication with all stakeholders by following project management best practices. He/She is expected to guide and mentor new incumbents on various stress & fatigue analysis requirements to ensure quality deliverables from team. This position is responsible for handling complex engineering projects wherein incumbent is expected to independently handle requirements and deliver quality results within stipulated timelines.

Your essential responsibilities: 

  • The candidate should have strong background in solid mechanics with thorough understanding of finite element analysis fundamentals. He/She needs to have proven experience in handling complex non-linear analysis involving geometric, contact and material non-linear behavior. Incumbent should have in-depth understanding of fatigue fundamentals with working knowledge around stress and strain based fatigue life predictions. He/She should proactively look for various opportunities to validate his/her analytical predictions with physical testing to constantly mature DP capabilities. Candidate should act as Technical Lead for large projects or multiple small projects.
  • Liaison with global business stakeholders to drive analysis driven design in product development cycle

  • Develop and validate digital prototypes to mimic product physics and predict key CTQ’s

  • Leverage DFSS methodology to enable robust product designs

  • Independently handle project assignments and manage day to day project responsibilities

  • Create valuable IP to expand innovation envelope for organization growth

  • Embrace continuous improvement initiatives and demonstrate consistent increase in “value” from project deliverables

  • Guide / mentor team members on their projects to meet project deliverables

  • Seamlessly work with leadership team to mature DP capabilities across the organization


If you are:

  • Master’s Degree in Mechanical/Aerospace/Applied Mechanics/Design from reputed institutes with 4+ years of experience in Structural Mechanics domain

  • Candidate must have thorough knowledge of Finite Element Methods, Strength of Materials & Machine Design

  • Candidate must have demonstrated ability to interpret, summarize and communicate FE analysis results to global audience and provide technical and/or design recommendations

  • Candidate should have demonstrated mentoring / coaching skills in previous experience

  •  Hands on experience on CAE software programs such as ANSYS, ABAQUS, Hypermesh, nCode & FEsafe

Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!

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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: 060986