Eaton Corporation Lead Engineer Transmission VAVE in Hadapsar Pune, India

  • Lead complex transmission cost out projects by leveraging Value Analysis practices in a timely manner, supporting the business Profit Plan objectives

  • Work cross-functionally with other functions at global level. This requires the incumbent to have ambition, drive, enthusiasm and strong practical engineering experience to compliment his/her technical ability

  • A highly entrepreneurial sense of urgency along with a passion for the industry is desirable, along with a drive to grow both personally and professionally

  • The position will allow the incumbent to demonstrate his/her ability to drive innovation from ideation through to execution, in doing so, effecting cost savings initiatives that simultaneously add value to the product and improve or maintain current functionality, performance and durability requirements

  • The position requires the incumbent to be highly proficient in Engineering skills, project management and documentation with the ability to manage multiple projects in parallel, thus enabling rapid development and execution of cost out concepts

  • The incumbent will have the skill and experience to engineer significant transmission architecture changes to affect the cost-out targets

  • Develop value added technical solutions for Transmission cost out projects based upon a broad technical knowledge and awareness of customer needs in Region and Global.

  • Provide engineering leadership for preparation of global technology and product roadmaps based on market and technology trends.

  • Provide engineering leadership support for maturity of CTQ’s in different phase of product development

  • Validate integrity and or accuracy of output for Transmission project requirements

  • Build and maintain relationships with Commercial Powertrain North America, global CoE, external customers, suppliers, and other functional groups

  • Mentor, organize, lead, and champion projects leveraging CoE and Commercial Powertrain resources

  • Capturing customer voice, Planning milestones, Executing milestones, Conducting technical and project Reviews, Communication and On job development through technical mentoring to project team

  • Utilize DFSS concepts / tools such as PDSC, P-Diagram, DFMEA, Risk Management & DVPR for new product development &/or existing product improvements

  • The applicant needs to demonstrate end to end ownership and execute projects in a timely manner with quality deliverables



  • Minimum education for this position is a Bachelor / Masters in Mechanical Engineering, with demonstrated experience in technical engineering organization.

  • 10+ years of experience with multinational engineering organization

  • Desired:

  • Vehicle industry exposure and experience

  • Hands on knowledge of Value Engineering principles & its deployment

  • Special Skills:

Powertrain engineering experience. Good analytical skills in mechanical disciplines. In-depth knowledge of various truck transmissions, gear & spline cutting, casting, forgings etc. Work & interact with global cross-functional and cross-cultural team. Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to clearly communicate to internal/external customers and suppliers. Experience with CAD, FEA, CFD, Thermal, Vibration and Critical Speed analysis. Design knowledge of bearings, lubrication and system integration

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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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