In 2011, Eaton embarked on a journey to set up a best-in-class innovation center in Prague the Eaton European Innovation Center (EEIC).
The center haspleted more than over half a decade of growth and continues to emerge as a major technology research, new product development and sustaining engineering center for Eaton’s global customers.
EEIC has opening for Director of Technology & Head position that is part of Chief Technology Officer’s corporate team and reports directly to the EVP / CTO of thepany.
This position is responsible for leading and managing the innovation center campus based in Prague (Roztoky) having over 150 engineers and technologists (with a capacity to expand to 300), integrated test labs, and to provide overall leadership and direction for the Center working in close collaboration with the CTO staff and the global business leaders.
This high energy individual will be responsible for managing a team of engineers and technologists working on various aspects of product life cycle with the primary goal of identifying, developing, and maintaining products and services that create significant growth opportunities for diverse Eaton businesses.
The leader will be responsible for meeting the schedule, scope, cost and technical targets for all research, development and engineering efforts under his / her control, as well as developing and managing relationships with Eaton businesses leaders & stakeholders.
At Eaton, we’ve embraced the digital world and our place in it to rethink innovation. We seek a passionate leader to work with power management products and services to lead and support this digital transformation.
Key Responsibilities :
Align team structure according to local requirements and integrate closely with the group engineering needs.
IoT, eMobility, Grid Intelligence etc. with a clear understanding of Eaton products, functions and system interactions to facilitate digital-
Position Criteria :
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day you’ll find one thing inmon.
It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable.
Because this is what matters.We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody.
We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’remitted to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Organization : Corporate Sector
Schedule : Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position? : No
Does this position offer relocation? : Relocation from within hiring region only
Travel : Yes, 25 % of the Time