Senior Engineer - Cybersecurity

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 an Senior Engineer 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:

  • Performing Vulnerability Assessment & Penetration Testing on existing and upcoming Eaton products and solutions spanning a wide range of technologies including IoT devices, systems & solutions, web applications, mobile applications, thick clients, wireless devices, embedded systems deployed across industries such as electrical, vehicle, hydraulics and aerospace.

  • Driving Threat Modeling and Risk Assessment exercise with product teams early in the design and development phase to identify applicable cybersecurity requirements.

  • Providing hands-on guidance to product teams as they implement complex cybersecurity features and requirements in their products.

  • Building tools and automation frameworks around security to achieve Eaton-scale impact.

  • Evangelizing and providing technical security trainings to software developers and test engineers across the organization and evangelizing the importance of cybersecurity in other functions like sales, services and product & project management.

  • Monitoring evolving threat landscape, cybersecurity technologies, standards, frameworks and drive continuous improvement in Eaton’s cybersecurity requirements, frameworks and processes



  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Electronics Engineering, Electrical Engineering.

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Product cybersecurity

  • Understanding and experience in working across multiple phases of Secure Product Development Lifecycle

  • Coding experience in one or more general purpose languages

  • Knowledge of attacks and mitigation in : Network protocols and securenetwork design; Operating system internals and hardening (e.g. Windows,Linux, OS X, Android); Web application and browser security;

  • Hands-on experience in various Cybersecurity activities including but notlimited to - Cybersecurity assessments and penetration testing;Authentication and access control; Applied cryptography and securityprotocols; Security monitoring and intrusion detection; Incident response andforensics; Development of security tools, automation or frameworks;

  • Experience working with vulnerability assessment and  penetration tools/frameworks like KaliLinux, Nessus, IBM AppScan, Synopsys Coverity, BurpSuite, IDAPro

  • Solid understanding of security protocols (HTTPS, HSTS, TLS, SSH, Kerberos,802.11 security, Bluetooth LE, Zigbee) and how they can be applied toindustrial automation protocols (IEC 61850, DNP3,ICCP, Modbus, WirelessHART,CAN)

  • Understanding of Industrial Cybersecurity standards like IEC 62443 series, UL 2900 series

  • Industry certifications such as CEH, CESA, CISSP, CSSLP, CCSK desirable

  • Ability to work in and with diverse & multi-cultural and geographically dispersed teams

  • Ability to collaborate across multi-disciplinary teams (legal, IT, product management, project management)

  • Ability to present to various levels of engineering and business leadership globally.

  • Be a technical mentor to other members of the team and beyond


  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: No