Design Engineer

Job Description

Design Engineer # 065597

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 an Design Engineer in Eaton’s MTL business, based in ChennaiIndia.

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 Eaton’s MTL business.


Your essential responsibilities:

  • The Design Engineer will primarily work as part of the product development team providing the electronics design required for our products. This person will have experience of designing systems that are required to maintain high tolerances over a wide operating range, using calculations or simulations to predict performance. This person will also work with cross functional team to measure and test the performance of designs. Launch the product
  • Design Industrial Electronic products for applications in Process Industries and Industrial loops.
  • Develop the interfaces between the electronic and mechanical parts of the system.
  • Working with layout resources, design reviews with Global design leaders.
  • Qualifying certification aspects of the product and apply the same while development.
  • Bring in best practice from other parts of the company and from outside the company to avoid unnecessary learning cycles.
  • Develop prototypes of the new product for manufacturing.
  • Support to production team in relation for sustaining the product manufacturing.
  • Develop design notes for designs and test cases for board bring-up.
  • Work with cross functional team to launch the product.


If you are:

·        Bachelor of Engineering- Electronics (& Communication).

·        Hardware design experience of 4 to 6 years.

·        Possesses strong skills in Analog and Digital electronics.

·        Schematic capture, PCB design and Design documentation.

·        Rigorous, methodical approach to design and problem solving.

·        Exposure to SPICE simulation analysis.

·        Good report and documentation writing skills.

·        Component selection and specification.

·        Good understanding of EMI/EMC and their impact on hardware is mandatory.

·        Developmental Testing skills like functional & environmental and reliability testing.

·        Failure Mode Effect Analysis of designed product.

·        Take projects from concept to full deployment

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

*We make what matters work.

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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: EPG CHD MTL Measurement Technology Limited

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?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time