Eaton Corporation Engineer - Actuation in Hadapsar Pune, India

The primary responsibility of this role is to design and detail Aircraft - Electro Mechanical Actuator products to meet design, manufacturability & assembly requirements.

Create innovative product concepts/prototypes based on breakthrough technologies for aerospace applications

  • Ability to understand & support developing business value propositions and assessing commercial impact of technology for EM Actuators components.

  • Provide manufacturability perspective for early concepts and help validate through building appropriate designs. Assist with building prototypes that help in proof of concept and work with external vendors/suppliers.

Interact with global cross functional teams

  • Position’s main focus will be to provide technical leadership to EM Actuation system/component design and development as per Aerospace industry standards and prevailing engineering practices for Aerospace.

  • Lead predictable designs through six sigma methodology for product development. Utilize DFSS methodology such as PDSC, P-Diagram, DFMEA, Risk Management & DVPR for new product development & existing product improvements

  • Build prediction models for the product performance parameters & optimize the performance.

  • Understand critical interactions between Mechanical and Electrical components (vis a vis Gear Train, Motor, Ball screw, Torque limiters, Controller…etc.)

  • Reads and interprets customer design requirements. Ensures compliance to Customer Requirements and tracks customer requirements in database (i.e. DOORS). Some customer interface for project.

  • Support prototypes development and test the solutions to meet/exceed customer requirements and support product introduction

  • Contribute to Product Technology Roadmaps & come up with innovative product concepts/ideas to introduce technical differentiators / value proposition and protect IP through patents/trade secrets

  • Maintain effective communications both verbal & written with customer, team members and cross functional departments

  • Be an active professional in continuous learning resulting enhancement in organizational objectives

  • Performs quality checks to ensure design meet Eaton and customer standards / requirements

  • Person must be proficient with GD&T and ProE, should be able to perform & review drawings, tolerance stack-up and engineering calculations as required supporting design integrity.

  • Should have good understanding of DFM & A ( Design for manufacturability & assembly). Shall leverage DFMA principals while working on engineering designs and drawings

  • Utilize the PLM (Enovia) system for documentation control and workflow.

  • Should have experience of working with Aerospace Products & Standards

  • Ensure right quality and on time delivery of drawings & engineering documents.

  • Strong analytical, presentation skills.

Maintain current knowledge/expertise of product engineering technologies



Required: Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering with 2+ years of experience in working on Mechanical / Electro-Mechanical products OR 3-4 years with Bachelor’s Degree

Desired: Proven track record in working on areas involving new product development and advanced technology. Exposure to diverse products cutting across industrial sector.



Technical :

  • Strong knowledge of mechanical components & systems. Proven ability to conceive ideas and demonstrate viability through relevant engineering calculations.

  • Strong fundamentals in CAD and other visualization tools. In depth understanding product performance parameters prediction and optimization

  • Knowledge of experimental test procedures.

  • Experience working with vendors/suppliers/testing.

  • Good invention record.

  • Experience with the Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) methodology and tools necessary.

  • Strong understanding of Design for Manufacturability, GD&T fundamentals

  • Proficiency in one or more CAD tools; Preferably PRO-E and experience with PLM tool

Professional :

  • Demonstrated tenacity and flexibility to reliably achieve goals.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. Experience interfacing with global teams and working in matrix organization.

  • Highly effective interpersonal skills.

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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

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