Senior Engineer – Connectors

Eaton Corporation

  • Pune, Maharashtra
Senior Engineer – Connectors
Job Posted : Jan 2nd, 2024

Job Description

  • This role will be responsible for the design activities of Eaton’s electrical connectors, accessories, cables and conduit assemblies within its Aerospace Interconnect Technologies Division.
  • This role supports project engineering in generating the CAD and drawings for new product development and product sustaining activities.
  • Performs design engineering work from concept development, trade studies, design for manufacturability, and final design documentation.
  • Can generate complex component drawings to effectively communicate requirements.
  • Able to develop creative solutions with existing technologies and add novel designs when required to meet the product requirements.
  • Able to support a reduced number of projects at once and effectively communicate commitments to international project teams.
  • Contributes effectively towards team goals and influences the work group; works beyond routine nature of tasks utilizing specialized knowledge to support internal and external customers.
  • Able to initiate engineering change orders and understands how to implement design changes within a configuration-controlled environment
  • Responsible for the design activities of connectors, accessories, cables and conduit assemblies.

Qualification And Experience:-

  • B.E/B.Tech or ME/
  • Mechanical or related engineering area with 6+ years of experience (BE/B.Tech) or 5+ years (ME/ in design and development of connectors, cables and accessories. Relevant exposure to manufacturing of connectors, contacts, wires and cables will be added advantage
  • Working knowledge of mechanical design principles
  • Strong product design ability (Both new product & product modification)
  • Experience using Solidworks for modeling and drafting in accordance with ASME Y14.100 and GD&T per ANSI Y14.5M-1982 or newer.
  • Innovative mechanical design skills including but not limited to frequent use of 2D and 3D CAD (Creo and/or SolidWorks) modeling and Model Based Definition, and GD&T
  • Ability to read and understand Drawings, Specifications, and Requirements
  • In-depth knowledge of mechanics of materials, statics, and dynamics
  • Ensure the successful completion of the assigned projects within the budget time and cost constraints
  • Verify completed drawings, reports, and change orders for completeness and conformity to standards, procedures and specifications.
  • Verify accuracy of calculations, dimensioning and tolerancing


  • Ability to make recommendations on product designs, strongly influence product costs, and capital investments.
  • Ability to lead technical discussions and presentations for internal and external customers, including design reviews, non-advocate reviews and technical coordination meetings.
  • Thorough knowledge of product applications, product design techniques, engineering processes, and engineering standards (AS85049, MIL 38999 etc.)
  • Experience in handling Design for Manufacturing, DFMEA & DVPR
  • Exposure with PLM systems, i.e. ENOVIA
  • Able to participate and contribute in strategy building for buisness next few years”
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills needed.
  • Ability to lead a team of 3-4 individuals
  • Ability to work across site boundaries in a global virtual engineering organization.
  • Ability to network and develop relationships with other Eaton Aerospace and non-Aerospace resources.
  • Ability to develop productive working relationships with functions and organizations outside of Engineering
  • Utilize DFSS concepts / tools such as PDSC, P-Diagram, DFMEA, Risk Management & DVPR for new product development &/or existing product improvements
  • Creation of 3D models, drawings, reports, ECRs/ECOs and BOMs, Tooling designs, Test fixture designs, Test plans and Test reports for new product designs and modification of existing drawings and models.
  • Coordinate design reviews through release process


  • 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