Engineering Manager – VAVE / Cost out

Eaton Corporation

  • Pune, Maharashtra
Engineering Manager – VAVE / Cost out
Job Posted : Apr 1st, 2022

Job Description

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team – winning is fun.  We are looking forward to Engineering Manager – VAVE / Cost Out based in Pune, India. In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are – it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals. This exciting role offers opportunity to:

  • We are looking forward for Engineering Manager to lead and shape strong cost out portfolio for electrical category in DMP team comprising Electrical components & Devices, Electrical transformers & Magnetics, Electrical Wires & harness, Batteries etc.
  • He will be responsible for working on various aspects of cost out with the primary goal of identifying, developing, and maintaining services that deliver significant cost out opportunities as well as creating a robust pipeline of executable cost out projects.
  • The applicant will provide a strong technical mentorship to skilled VAVE engineers, an unwavering focus on driving outcomes for the internal customers.
  • We are looking for motivated professionals with excellent leadership skills and track record of shaping and executing strong cost out portfolio in challenging global organization.
  • Drive and shape cost out portfolio for electrical category in line with business & Category cost out targets
  • Identify cost out opportunities in different categories through Data Analysis, benchmarking, teardown, competitor analysis and study of applicable standards
  • Coordinate with Global stakeholders and Drive project execution through Design, testing and implementation phase
  • Collaborate with Global Procurement team, Business teams, Suppliers, GSC COE teams to generate and execute Cost out project
  • Build Active and funnel project deck for all categories- Drive multiple idea generation events like benchmarking, teardown, competitor analysis and study of applicable standards

Qualification And Experience:-


  • Bachelor’s or master’s in electrical / Electronics
  • Minimum 10+ years’ experience on electrical products
  • Strong Experience in Electrical Design and hands on experience in Electrical product development life cycle including requirements management, design, development, verification & validation, qualification & certification testing. Hands on experience on building cost out portfolio and execution.
  • Strong Drive for result. Cost out process adherence.
  • Working in global business environment, Strategic Thinking, Drive for results. Influencing skill, Strong communication skills, Digital Mindset
  • Redesign existing parts or design new concepts; meeting customer requirement, cost target and Market related technology
  • Performs project management role from design to implementation; communicates expectations, plans, and requirements and also coordinates all work within the scope of assigned projects
  • Lead multiple projects/programs/teams related to value analysis and value engineering (VAVE) through execution of these programs/projects in a timely manner, supporting the business goals and Profit Plan objectives
  • Drive culture of Continuous Improvement and drive productivity projects through DFSS, DMAIC, Lean and Automation.
  • Create Intellectual Property documents (IPs) around new product design concepts / ideas and drive innovation from ideation through to execution
  • Develops test plans in accordance with IEC/UL standards. Creates test object requirements, plan for assembly and finalize test parameters & instrumentation. Responsible for conducting tests by ensuring deployment of standard practices. Assesses test results, root cause analysis through test findings/failures and takes corrective/preventive actions


  • Pune, Maharashtra.

Company Overview:-

Eaton’s mission is to improve the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. We provide sustainable solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical power – more safely, more efficiently, and more reliably. Eaton’s 2020 revenues were $17.9 billion, and we sell products to customers in more than 175 countries.