Electromechanics, Senior Design Engineer

Schneider Electric

  • Bangalore, India
Electromechanics, Senior Design Engineer
Job Posted : Dec 29th, 2021

Job Description

The primary responsibility of this role is to lead the engineering design for product development & evolution of wiring devices/accessories (Switch, Socket Outlet, Frames, boxes and Mechatronics products) to meet customer specific technical, cost and market related technology requirement in accordance with standards (both national & international). The candidate will be involved in all phases of product development.


  • Develop designs to meet electrical distribution market needs defined by product technical specifications.
  • Responsible for the design, development, verification, validation, documentation and manufacturing readiness.
  • Lead engineering analysis on design concepts using engineering fundamentals and analysis tools (material strength, stack-up analysis, mechanism) and conduct complex design feasibility studies using hands on 3D softwares like Creo.
  • Have manufacturing/tooling knowledge to perform in plastic & metallic parts design.
  • Design for Cost, Design for Manufacture/Assembly (DFM/DFA) on individual parts, subassemblies with the ability to propose alternate materials and methods of assembly and manufacture.
  • Develop and test product qualification, certification and reliability requirements
  • Manage execution of prototype design; build and test
  • Troubleshoot and perform root cause analysis to resolve design concept failures
  • Interact and challenge with cross-functional teams such as manufacturing, sourcing, marketing and vendors to define requirements, validate designs, implement manufacturing readiness and support product launch
  • Develop and update product documentation including drawings, BOM’s and design guides.


  • BE / B Tech in Mechanical engineering with 6+ relevant experience
  • Experience in product design & development, value Engineering
  • Hands on experience in the product design of wiring devices like Switch, Socket outlet, frames, installation boxes, Mechatronics products (Fan regulator, USB, Dimmer …) will be great
  • Manufacturing knowledge for Moulding, Sheetmetal & assembly processes
  • Good knowledge on materials – plastics & metal
  • Working knowledge of CAD/CAE software like Creo and mechanism with Dimension chain analysis
  • Project & design management skills is a must
  • Proven communication & interpersonal skills – a clear thinker that can simplify complexity.
  • Able to set clear goals, communicate priorities
  • Experience in full product life cycle (scoping, feasibility, execution, production, establishment)


  • Bangalore, India.

Company Overview:-

Schneider’s purpose is to empower all to make the most of our energy and resources, bridging progress and sustainability for all. At Schneider, we call this Life Is On.

We believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. Our generation is facing a tectonic shift in energy transition and industrial revolution catalysed by accelerated digitisation in a more electric world. Electricity is the most efficient and best vector for decarbonisation; combined with a circular economy approach, we will achieve a climate-positive impact as part of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.