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Lead.ENG.No Sub-Function (Strategic Sourcing Specialist)

Haina, Dominican Republic


Job Description

  • Product design functions include feasibility studies, technical specification development, concept modeling (CAD/Solid works), materials selection, design calculations, design analysis (including FEA), building prototype samples, product testing, and releasing of engineering documentation.
  • Analyze product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine qualification, internal and external testing
  • Assumes responsibility of all technical project activities for sourcing activities and projects.
  • Works with internal departments and vendors to meet technical and scheduling requirements
  • Lead efforts on critical direct material cost-out projects, including idea development, prototype, project execution, and plant/business system implementation
  • Direct interfaces with suppliers associated with divisional cost out opportunities; quoting, engineering sample procurements, cost out opportunity identification, etc.
  • Manage all necessary documentation for manufacture and customer approvals including but not limited to drawings, bills of material, etc.
  • Provide engineering support for productivity improvement projects through effective participation on cross-functional teams
  • Ownership of overall project management.
  • Coordinate with operations group at manufacturing facilities to implement projects.


  • Bachelor degree in Industrial, Electronic or Electromechanical Engineering
    • Preferable: Master Degree
  • Minimum experience of 5 years in similar positions.
    • Preferable: product design with competency in injection molding, metal stamping and machining processes
  • Use of DFMEA, tolerance analysis, engineered material selection and product costing
  • Strong knowledge of tooling, production, and Eaton quality systems.
  • Bilingual: English/Spanish.
  • Computer knowledge: MS Office, 3D modeling and 2D detailing (AutoCAD preferred).
  • Strong project management skill sets
  • Competencies: Thinks and Acts Strategically, Gets Results, Build Organizational Capability.

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Job: Engineering

Region: Latin America
Organization: EPG RWDD Residential Wiring Devices Div

Job Level: Individual Contributor
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: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 045548