Eaton Corporation SAP Variant Configuration Engineer in Milan, Italy

LOCATION: Budapest, Hungary - Eaton's EMEA Business Service Center

The primary function: definition, implementation and maintenance configuration models for Eaton product variants, deployment to country sales organizations and instruction of configurator users.

Essential functions:

  • Create and maintain configurations for Eaton products with SAP VC and Oracle Configurator

  • Create, maintain, and program SAP Variant Configuration (VC) models, including building model structures using SAP class-system (classes, characteristics, and characteristic values) and maintaining dependency logic with SAP VC functions

  • Transfer SAP VC models from SAP source systems to various SAP target systems (via ALE).

  • Create and maintain Oracle configurator models, including building model structures using Oracle EBS inventory and developing and publishing models in Oracle Configurator

  • Test configurable models to ensure business requirements, process efficiency and configurable product data quality.

  • Collaborate with product experts (R&D, Product management, Marketing)


  • Technical or Computer Science or Business University Degree or equivalent

  • 2-3 years work experience with variant configuration of products and with programming product configurators

  • Work experience in SAP VC and other SAP modules (MM, PP, SD), SAP workflow-system (ALE) - IDOCs and ABAP and SAP-LOVC (preferred)

  • advanced level of English


  • German language beneficial

  • Experience in Oracle EBS Inventory management and Oracle Configurator application (Oracle CDL)

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

At Eaton we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently – if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you – then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information visit www.

Job: Sales

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: ES EMEA Region

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?: No

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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