Eaton Corporation Engineering Manager - Circuit Protection Systems in Hadapsar Pune, India


EIIC EPG Residential & Wiring Devices Division has an opening for Engineering Manager Circuit Protection Systems position to lead & manage an engineering team on design and development of circuit breakers and load center product range primarily for US markets. He/she will be responsible for driving a culture of innovation, learning & continuous improvement while executing the projects which include NPI, NTI, VAVE and sustaining engineering projects. He/ she will be responsible for creating & implementing the roadmap for developing capabilities in line with the strategic plan over the next few years. He/she will be directly responsible for building organizational capability and required technical expertise including and not limited to mechanical design, electrical and electronics (hardware & firmware). Incumbent will be responsible for hiring, retaining and grooming talent to deliver high performance.


  • Drive growth & accelerate capability development in line with strategy. Lead efforts to enrich PDLC experience and gain end to end ownership on focus areas.

  • Provide tactical and strategic direction for product development in circuit protection systems. Provide technical leadership to the team to execute projects and make day to day engineering decisions.

  • Lead cross functional/ multi-disciplinary team in making technology/ engineering decisions in line with business division’s strategy and future growth plans.

  • Recruit, develop and retain a team of engineers to provide product development and engineering services to the global engineering needs

  • Manage and develop people: identify, attract and develop key engineering talent for the organization. Champion continuous process improvements to support the Eaton Business System; APEX, Employee Survey, EBEA, and DFSS


EDUCATION: Required: Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree in Mechanical/Electronics/Electrical Engineering

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the field of product design and development for electrical applications with experience in leadership and people management.

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills. A high degree of aptitude, creativity, and self-direction is required. Proven experience on Talent management (Hire, Develop, Retain), resource allocation and project management.

  • Sound technical knowledge and experience in design and development of circuit protection product lines such as Miniature circuit breakers - MCB, Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter (AFCI),Ground Fault Breaker (GFCI), Electronic combination breaker AFGF, switchgear, power distribution products- load center, Metering products , protection and control products and relevant product standards such as UL, IEC & NEC.

  • Demonstrated project execution from concept through commercialization on projects of medium technical complexity involving concept generation, Detail Design, Verification, Validation and certification as per global standards.

  • Should have good knowledge on different product design tools environment like CAD- PRO E, Solid works or E-CAD, LT Spice etc and FEA tools as required for product design and development.

  • Experience in collaborating with local / global suppliers for prototype development, external labs for testing etc.

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Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: INNOV Innovation Center

Job Level: Manager

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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