Lead Software Engineer

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 Lead Engineer – Software 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:


  • Lead the development and implementation of new features, enhancements, and changes for ProView NXG interface software.

  • Research, review, and implement best-practices, new and emerging technologies, and design patterns to new and existing development.

  • Maintain and enhance technical proficiency in software engineering related development environments, processes, and tools.

  • Plan and manage development work to achieve on-time delivery of ProView NXG features and enhancements.

  • Coordinate and collaborate with product owners and systems, hardware, embedded software, applications, and manufacturing development teams to produce engineering designs and specifications for new features and enhancements.

  • Identify, communicate, and mitigate risks as they arise during development.

  • Perform code reviews using revision control software and collaborative code review tools.

  • Execute ProView NXG development builds and formal releases.

  • Manage, maintain, enhance, and document the ProView NXG Windows install and configuration tools.

  • Mentor and coach less experienced members of the team in all aspects of software engineering.

  • Generate ideas and innovative solutions which will provide competitive edge to business products.

  • Think creatively and come out with new proposals and present them to stakeholders.

  • Develop design guidelines, best practices and lessons learnt documents and shares with peers and team.

  • Actively participates in paper presentations, tech talks and external university forums. 

  • Estimate work load, establish and maintain project schedules and monitor progress through the project execution phases.

  • Contribute to team’s technical growth by engaging in technical discussion and mentoring.

  • Active communication with the cross functional team to ensure schedule, cost and performance align





    • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in engineering in Electronics/Electrical

    • Minimum of 9+ of experience in software applications development.

    • Minimum of four years of experience developing .NET, C# based applications.

    • Experience leading a team through all stages of the application developmentlifecycle

    • Experience with Windows Presentation Foundation, XAML, and Workflow.

    • Practical working knowledge of the Prism tools and guidance for buildingcomposite applications, including integration of the Managed ExtensibilityFramework.

    • Extensive experience with a version control system.

    • Experience with a collaborative code review tool.

    • Experience with an installer authoring tool.

    • Experience with Atlassian JIRA for issue and bug tracking.

    • Experience working with GIT and JAMA.

    • Experience with Ethernet and TCP/IP based communications.

    • Experience with the DNP communications protocol including TriangleMicroworks DNP.

    • Knowledge of power systems, switchgear, and/or regulator controlsproducts/applications.

    • Experience with SCADA communication Protocols  (DNP, MODBUS, IEC61850 etc.)

    • Thorough understanding of automation frameworks and RESTful Web APItesting.

    • Extensive experience with JUnit, Pytest, TestNG, MSTest or similar buildand unit testing frameworks.

    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills,Problem solvingskills,Working in ambuiguity, process management




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