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Product Development Leader Thailand

TH-City, Thailand


Job Description

State the primary function or overall purpose of your position.
Golf Pride is a world leader in golf grips.  Golf Pride develops and manufactures golf grips for Retail and OEM customers.  80% of products developed are for OEM customers and categorized as fast track where the development time is typically 3 months or less.  This position is located in the NPD teams in Taiwan and Thailand. The product support engineer will have dotted line responsibility to global development leaders and be responsible for providing timely development and specifications for fast track OEM products.
List the essential functions (i.e. key responsibilities with expected end results) which must be accomplished in order to fulfill the purpose of your position as described above.
  1. Drive product development by directing work by on site personnel according to priorities set by Global Development Leaders.  Direct support from design, tooling, materials, process, and performance testing to successfully complete pilot run qualification on time.
  2. Provide a variety of engineering services such as product design, material development, prototype molding, sample making, finishing, and product testing in order to meet schedule deadlines.
  3. Establish the 6 part specification for all products and ensure upload to Enovia as required for product documentation and PPAP readiness.
  4. Support the Global Knowledge Base by recording all information and data using Enovia with designated attributes and classifications for file searching and retrieval.
  5. Support Global Engineering Standards and Epic/Enovia product lifecycle management by leading development procedures and recording scheduled work and data as required.
  6. Support Epic/Enovia product lifecycle management by recording scheduled work and data as required. Serve as an Enovia data steward and on site expert to drive Epic/Enovia deployment.
  7. Transfer products from NPD to ME following successful pilot run qualification.
  8. Member of TH Golf Grip management team to drive overall plant program, system, culture deployment.


  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or materials science from an accredited institution
  • One year of experience in documentation control
  • Two years combined experience in product development or manufacturing
  • Master’s degree in engineering or chemistry from an accredited institution
  • 5 years of product development experience
  • 5 years creative problem solving skills & technical problem solving experience
  • 5 years CNC Machining, EDM Tooling, injection molding and compression molding processes.
  • Working knowledge of 3D CAD product design.
  • Test development experience
  • Documentation standards and change management experience.
Position criteria
  • Practical skills to get things done without much supervision. 
  • Software skills in Word, PowerPoint and proficiency in Excel.  Data management and online data management
  • English communication: both written and oral.
  • Golf experience and passion a plus.
  • A disciplined and logical thought process.
  • Multiple project management order to manage the high volume of projects.
A motivated individual driven to complete projects without supervision. 
Good organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects is required.
A competitive spirit to achieve high output by working smarter and driving continuous improvement.
This position requires self-management and excellent communication skills.



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Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: HYD GOLF Golf Division

Job Level: Manager
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?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 035496