Engineer - PCB Layout

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 Engineer – PCB Layout Engineer in Eaton’s eMobility business, 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 offers opportunity to:

  • Design and develop artwork for Printed Circuit Boards to meet customer specific technical, cost and market related technology. They are often the Technical or Project Leader for small projects. 

  • Demonstrates the application of basic Engineering tools/ principles and evidence of creative thinking (Printed circuit board stack up design, Bill Of Materials, Component Placement according to design flow for ease of routing)

  • Prepares layout, detailed drawings and schematics by using computer assisted Engineering, design software, and ECAD tools

  • Responsible for activity planning, execution and closing of assigned activities.

  • Confers with manufacturing, Product teams, Printed circuit board fab vendors,suppliers to develop  designs and resolve  

  • Design for Manufacturing, Design for Testing, Design For Assembly issues.

  • Plans, organizes, and leads smaller projects

  • Ensure all Printed Circuit Board design processes and review processes are well understood and followed in every design

  • Effectively prioritizes and acts with speed and focus

  • Identifies competencies and personnel needed to complete tasks.

  • Performs typically as an individual contributor within team

  • Identifies opportunities for continuous improvements in Printed Circuit Board Design Process/ Design Cycle time/DPMO and contribute on process improvements.

  • Builds strong relationships with Stakeholder to define acceptable quality levels based on IPC standards of Printed circuit board design, and continuously manages the expectations of stakeholders.

  • Consistently achieves results, even under adverse circumstances like minor changes in Schematics and /or Placement .

  • In case of major changes in scope, communicates schedule impact effectively and openly.

  • Makes and keeps commitments of deliverables release dates by holding self and others accountable


  • Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics / Electronics and Communication / Electrical Engineering.

  • Total relevant work experience: 5+ years.

  • Hands on experience in Altium (Must) /CADSTAR / Allegro  (Capture, Layout/Allegro PCB editor, Gerber view tools)  /PADs  or equivalent Capture and layout packages.

  • Sound knowledge of electrical & electronic components – Surface Mount & through Hole.

  • Hand on experience in creation of footprints and sound knowledge of IPC2221A, IPC-SM-782 and IPC 7351 and MIL standards, PCB library management ,Prepare schematics, performs layout design.

  • Good interpersonal, written and oral communication skills

  • Awareness of CIS / CIP database, thermal management, Enclosure designs.

  • Exposure with High power board designs.

  • Special :

  • Experience with PCB manufacturing process (Design for Manufacturing, assembly and testing) and validation of Gerbers using CAM350/Gerb tool

  • Good knowledge of PCB design guidelines for EMI / EMC aspects, some exposure on hardware testing

  • Hands on experience with high speed board designs, Signal Integrity & Power Integrity analysis using Hyperlynx or equivalent tool.

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


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