Manager - Software Development

Job Description

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 Manager - Software in Eaton’s India Innovation Center, 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 will lead product development (Software) team for PCD – Meters, Relays and IoT division; enrich the climate of innovation to drive growth & accelerate software capability development; recruit, mentor and retain team of engineers providing product design development experiences to cater for global MRIoT engineering needs & develop product & technology roadmap, build subject matter experts for global roles.


Your essential responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic & tactical direction for software development using java script, Angular 2 and above, WPF C# and embedded Linux C++ platforms.

  • Look for opportunities to expand/grow business, build customer relations, influence, and negotiate to set realistic expectations with internal stakeholders.

  • Champion Agile deployment ensuring project health on SCRUM parameters.

  • Leads multiple projects in collaboration with multi-functional teams with exposure to senior level management to drive new product development.

  • Lead Agile Scrum practices and contribute in sprint planning, demo and retrospective.

  • Deploys six sigma initiatives within the group to improve quality, speed of execution.

  • Champion P-reviews for the group and leverage SMEs to conduct the design and code T-reviews.

  • Foster a culture within the team to make work more exciting, engaging and meaningful for team members.


If you are:

  • A Master’s degree holder in engineering, preferably Electrical/Electronics/Computer from an accredited institution.

  • Have a minimum of 10 years of progressive experience with few years in leadership & people management.

  • Have strong technical experience in Front End technologies (Angular, WPF/.NET,JAVA, REACT JS)

  • Experienced on middleware development (service oriented development, microservices)

  • Experienced on backend (database – Oracle, SQL, NOSQL/mongoDB etc.)

  • Have Cloud /Azure IOT Experience in Requirement, architecture, design & code reviews

  • Have exposure to requirement based testing - Unit, Integration, System , CI /CD exposure.

  • Have a sound understanding of Agile development, UML, SDL and CMM.

  • Have a sound knowledge of best practices in software engineering methodologies, processes, and technologies with a passion for programming.

  • A minimum of 2+ years of people management experience required.

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in of full software development life cycle on multiple projects including requirements, design, development, verification & validation, qualification & certification for Electrical applications.

  • Sound Knowledge and experience with process frameworks, requirements management, defect tracking, build management, change management, and configuration management tools.

  • Program management skills, knowledge of customer strategies, successful new product introduction experience, creative/innovative thinking.

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: Manager
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