Lead Engineer – Sustainability

Eaton Corporation

  • Min - 7+ Years
  • Hadapsar Pune (India)
Lead Engineer – Sustainability
Job Posted : Mar 20th, 2021

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 a Lead Engineer – Sustainability 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:

  • Provides Technical leadership to the team to meet its project deliverables.
  • Leads in building eco-design portfolio/projects in line with the current sustainability trends, future requirements and internal requirements.
  • Leads the Design-For-Environment activities in PROLaunch environment and ensuring implementation of all required processes.
  • Conducts life cycle analysis (LCA) using modeling software like Simapro, Gabi or EIME.
  • Provides guidance for the reduction and elimination of high-impact materials. Contributes substantially to developing technical solutions for reducing the environmental impact of products
  • Contributes substantially to developing technical sustainable solutions for electrical sector products and providing Environmental Product Declaration.
  • Build technical capabilities as well as lead and mentor team apart from guiding both local product development and engineering services to the Global engineering needs in the field of Ecodesign.
  • Collaborate with agencies, standard bodies, sustainable/eco-label certification schemes and trade associations and develop strategies to promote and defend Eaton products and business practices.
  • Understand customer requirements and communicate them to other Eaton teams, and act as the liaison for program activities as appropriate.
  • Monitors progress and achievements on projects. Provide regular reports on development and support activities.
  • Provides expert resolution of issues and monitors integration of work.
  • Finds synergies and leverages engineering capabilities across groups.
  • Bachelor’s with 9-10 years’ experience / Masters with 6-7 years’/ PhD with 3 to 4 years of experience in LCA, Ecodesign and/or Sustainability Domain.
  • Degree in mechanical- or electrical- engineering with a focus on energy efficiency and ecodesign. Alternatively, degree in science (e.g. chemical engineering, chemistry, physics)

Qualifications and Requirement:

    • Minimum 7+ years of related experience in LCA, eco-design and energy efficiency
    • “Experience in working with Global LCA network, sustainable/eco-label certification schemes and EPD associations with proven track record in Sustainability Reporting.
    • ACLCA certified professional or BEE and ISO 14044:2006
    • Proven track record of building technical capability and roadmaps, mentoring and coaching junior team members on technical matters.
    • Experience in leading projects with multiple stakeholders in matrix organization and strong project management experience is required.
    • Exceptionally strong technical knowledge in the field of ecodesign and sustainability.
    • Advance MS Excel, VBA or good knowledge of programming skills/machine learning tools like Python.
    • Excellent communications skills. A high degree of aptitude, creativity is required. Should have demonstrated skills in project management or certified PMP etc.