Eaton Development Program: Information Technology




Beachwood, OH


Position summary

We make what matters work.

You want to make an impact in the world. At Eaton, we're solving some of the toughest challenges on the planet. Our Early Talent Programs ensure that you have a multitude of opportunities to make an impact across a global organization. Participants in our Early Talent Programs work to solve real-world challenges while developing the skills required to lead at the next level. Early Talent assignments hold true significance to our businesses. In turn, participants gain enriching and diverse experiences and work side by side with experienced leaders to power their careers.

What sets our Early Talent Programs apart:

  • Each individual's development experience is customized to help participants reach their potential; no two participants will have the same experience or set of responsibilities

  • Participants receive cross-functional exposure with opportunities to build their skills and try on different roles early in their career, ultimately maximizing their potential for consideration for a variety of future roles

  • The opportunity to learn from senior leaders is a part of the fabric of every experience

  • This Development Program is designed to provide early talent with diverse experiences across various businesses and locations. To enhance your learning and fully maximize the benefits of the program, relocating to an endorsed Eaton location will be required.

Your career matters - and we're here to make it work. Are you ready?

Eaton provides a competitive total rewards package commensurate with applicable skills, knowledge, and experience and consistent with internal and external market practices. The annual salary for this role is $80,000 (bachelor's degree) with a one-time $6,000 signing bonus or $100,000 (master's degree) with a one-time $12,000 signing bonus.

What you'll do:

Passion for technology meets keenly managed business processes in the Eaton Development Program - Information Technology. This two-year rotational program consists of two 6-month assignments and one 12-month assignment. This development program is strategically designed to provide emerging talent knowledge and skills that will accelerate technical and business learning. Development is accomplished through a variety of on-the- job experiences, professional networking and business learning.

The IT function is broad and this program will provide you with experiences which form the backbone for service delivery at a premier industrial diversified manufacturer. Potential assignments include roles in:

  • Cyber

  • Data science

  • Software engineering

  • User / customer experience

  • Project / product management

After completion of the program, your technical expertise combined with your newly acquired business acumen will get you ready to take on larger challenges within the Information Technology function including technical or people leader opportunities.

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in a STEM or business field from an accredited institution, with graduation date no later than August 2024

  • Minimum of one internship/co-op experience or an equivalent 3 months of work experience completed at the time of this application

  • Minimum overall cumulative GPA of https://2.8

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship now and in the future

  • Must be geographically flexible to relocate within the United States

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in management information systems, computer science, computer engineering, data science, or related from an accredited institution no later than August 2024

  • Overall cumulative GPA of https://3.2 or higher

  • Previous internship or co-op experience in an IT capacity

  • Demonstrated leadership experience within campus and/or the community

Position Criteria:

  • Strong analytical and business process skills

  • Proven technical ability through coursework and work experience

  • Self-motivated and a strong desire to achieve results

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Desire to build a career in information technology

  • This role may include travel (up to 25%) within a local region and/or internationally as determined by the Information Technology assignment manager

  • Demonstrate geographic flexibility to relocate within the United States for the duration and completion of the Rotational Program to an Eaton facility including (but not limited to): Beachwood, OH: Raleigh, NC; Pittsburgh, PA; Southfield, MI; or Houston, TX


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Why you should apply for a job to Eaton:

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