IT Specialist - Industry 4.0 [MES]

Job Description

Location: Anywhere in the UK

Join Eaton and help us provide energy-efficient solutions that have a real impact on the environment. We make what matters work. Find out more on

Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?

The  IT Specialist - Industry 4.0 will be responsible to work in a highly matrixed organization spanning domestic and international locations.  The IT Functional Analyst will analyze processes and recommend improvements that use capabilities of existing or emerging manufacturing application software.  The Functional Analyst is to be the subject matter expert for the design, development and implementation activities of manufacturing execution and information system solutions used across Eaton.

You will work within our world class MES Industry 4.0 Engineering Team at a global level.

Your key deliverables:
  • Responsible for in-depth functional & business process knowledge of target applications.
  • Work in partnership with divisional and regional business process owners on requirements, processes, and systems.
  • Manages requirements scope & disposition through process compliance & gap analysis, integration testing & user acceptance methodology.
  • Support end to end processes and has intermediate level understanding of system touch points.
  • Work with the global governance team to ensure proposed solutions are in-line with global solutions.

Are you?


  • Technical Bachelor Degree.
  • Strong experience in Manufacturing plant processes and applications.
  • Good experience with MES.
  • Completed numerous full life-cycle projects.
  • Used to work on multiscale projects involved with industry 4.0 matters.

  • Hands-on experience on the manufacturing environment - shop floor.
  • Green Belt certification in Six-Sigma or PMP certificate.
  • PLC Programming skills.

Then we want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers:
  • Flexible working solutions - home-office.
  • Contract in fast growing global and innovative company.
  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team.

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: Information Technology

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: Yes
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time