Senior Engineer-Sustainability

Eaton Corporation

  • Min 5+ years
  • Hadapsar Pune, India
Senior Engineer-Sustainability
Job Posted : Apr 5th, 2021

Job Description

Eaton Corporation is looking forward to Senior Engineer- Sustainability in Eaton’s business, 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:

  • Mentors and guides a junior team of engineers to provide both local product development and engineering services to the Global engineering needs in the field of eco-design and DfE.
  • Understand customer requirements and communicate them to other Eaton teams, and act as the liaison for program activities as appropriate.
  • Lead Design-For-Environment activities in PRO Launch environment for runner and minor repeater projects
  • Conducting environment impact assessments (e.g. Screening LCA using eco-design tools).
  • Work with Lead Engineer to prepare guidance for the reduction and elimination of high-impact materials.
  • Review technical aspects of projects including DfE Specifications and implementation
  • Champions continuous process improvements to support the Eaton Business System; CI, Employee Survey, DfX & Agile PRO Launch , Agile Start
  • Interact with key customers/stakeholders in understanding current & upcoming sustainability trends and their relevance to our products.
  • Monitors progress and achievements on projects. Provide regular reports on development and support activities


  • Bachelor’s with 5-7 years’ experience / Masters with 3-5 years’/ PHD with 1 to 2 years of experience in LCA, eco-design or Sustainability Domain
  • Degree in mechanical- or electrical- Civil- engineering with a focus on energy efficiency and eco-design. Alternatively, degree in science (e.g. chemical engineering, chemistry, physics)


  • Minimum 5+ years of related experience in LCA, eco-design and energy efficiency
  • ACLCA certified professional or BEE and ISO 14044:2006
  • Experience in working with Global LCA network, sustainable/eco-label certification schemes and EPD associations with proven track record in Sustainability Reporting.
  • Experience in leading projects with multiple stakeholders in matrix organization and strong project management experience is required.
  • Advance MS Excel, VBA or good knowledge of programming skills/machine learning tools like Python.
  • Exceptionally strong technical knowledge in the field of eco-design/sustainability
  • Knowledge of regional and country product-related eco-design requirements.