Lead Engineer – Grid Intelligence

Eaton Corporation

  • Pune, Maharashtra
Lead Engineer – Grid Intelligence
Job Posted : Oct 17th, 2023

Job Description

  • Lead the projects in the Grid Intelligence technology theme by developing strong strategy and technology development roadmaps.
  • Lead multidisciplinary research programs in close collaboration with stakeholders including business units, COE’s, as well as external universities and industrial partners.
  • Engage in customer discussions; collect voice of customer and develop technology roadmaps and develop strong alignment with product managers.
  • Identify and develop commercialization solutions with substantial growth potential for Eaton’s power distribution businesses, and provide advisory services to business partners
  • Actively participate in strategic planning and development of Eaton product/service offerings and support New Product/Technology Introductions concurrent with Eaton business needs.
  • Provide mentoring and help develop/train less experienced staff in a working environment.
  • Support building business unit relationships by presenting theme strategy and roadmaps, contributing to the development of compelling value propositions for technology work and acquiring resources and funding needed to ensure success.
  • A subject matter expert both internally and externally to Eaton; attend conferences, seminars and/or consortium meetings in relevant industry to network with technical peers and stay relevant in their fields.
    The Lead Engineer is expected to serve as a technology expert within the Energy Systems team. Responsible for driving the strategy for theme, executing multi-year roadmaps and drive projects to meet business needs.
  • Perform research on power components/ power system reliability, advanced grid protection, prognostics, diagnostics, and health monitoring of power grid assets.
  • Bring together state-of-the-art reliability engineering methods, physics-of-failure understanding, data acquisition and analytics, mathematical modeling, and tools for asset management, to improve the reliability of mission-critical power grid equipment
  • Drive multidisciplinary research projects in close collaboration with stake holders including business units, COE’s, as well as external universities and industrial partners.
  • Record research findings and file patents, trade secrets and write technical reports

Qualifications And Experience:-

  • Masters or PhD in Electrical/Electronics/Systems/Controls Engineering/ or equivalent technical field from accredited institutions.
  • Masters (5-9 years) or Ph.D. (3-5 years) experience in power systems technologies focused on power converters, connected systems, asset health management, power systems protection and smart products.


  • 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.