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Lead Engineer - Data Scientist

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

Job Title: Lead Engineer - Data Scientist #068526

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 a Lead Engineer - Data Scientist in Eaton India Innovation Center-Eaton Research Labs (ERL) based in Pune, India. Eaton’s Corporate Research & Technology Labs (CRTERL) focuses on the front end of innovation by:  conducting research to advance the state of the art, emphasizing cross-business impact technologies, and innovating to provide Eaton’s customers with safe, efficient, and reliable power management solutions. 

Your essential responsibilities:

  • Derive, interpret and effectively deliver the results of data analysis using visualization techniques, tools, custom applications, or by narrating stories about the solutions to business problems
  • Understand traditional and new data analysis methods that can build statistical models and discover patterns in data
  • Explore data, ask the right questions, and provide compelling findings
  • Utilize a broad range of techniques in machine learning, data mining, statistics, and big data interrogation methods
  • Provide work estimates and participate in design and implementation reviews
  • Develop and execute agile work plans for iterative and incremental project delivery
  • Work directly with business stakeholders, engineering, and test to create high quality solutions that solve end-user problems
  • Evaluate business requirements to determine potential solutions
  • Convert data science work, principles, benefits, and best practices across the enterprise
  • Assist other engineering teams with their data science initiatives



If you are:

  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. (preferred) in computer science, software engineering, statistics, applied mathematics, digital signal processing or related field.

  •  6+ years of progressive experience in developing and designing technology solutions

  •  5+ years of practical data science experience in the application of statistics, machine learning, and analytic approaches with a proven track record of solving critical business problems and uncovering new business opportunities

  • Extensive experience preparing big data infrastructures, integrating data from disparate systems, and cleansing data

  •  Solid academic or industry background in computer vision including image processing, deep network, and detection/tracking

  • Solid understanding of Python, R and associated tools (RStudio, pycharm, scikit-learn, numpy)

  • Working knowledge of Python and/or C++ and associated IDE’s (Eclipse, IntelliJ, etc.)

  • Working knowledge of Hive (or similar language) to perform ad hoc queries of large datasets

  • Working knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems and their associated development platforms

  • Ability to write complex queries that are accessible, secure, and perform in an optimized manner with an ability to output to different types of consumers and systems

  • Solid understanding of relational and non-relational database systems

  •  Basic understanding of data visualization tools such as Power BI and/or Tableau

  • Experience with Agile development methodologies and concepts

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to effectively explain technical concepts

  • Abreast of upcoming data science tools, trends, and methodologies

  • Good judgment, time management, and decision-making skills

  • Experience in Design Thinking or human-centered methods to identify and creatively solve customer needs, through a holistic understanding of customer’s problem area

  • Advanced degree and/or specialization in related descipline (e.g. machine learning)

  • Knowledge of Hadoop and MapReduce

  • Knowledge of cloud development platforms such as Azure or AWS and their associated data science capabilities

  • Experience with visualization techniques for communication of large data sets



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

*We make what matters work.


Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day.

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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: 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: 068526