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Senior Design Engineer

Shaanxi Sheng, China


Job Description

  • Works with headquarter engineering (US) to understand customer requirements and complete Internal Product Specification.
  • Provides conceptual product design based on IPS, and assumes responsibility for product transfer from design to mass production.
  • Coordinates prototyping & product validation testing activities.
  • Develops program engineering deliverables (Drawings, BOM, DFMEA, PFMEA, FAI, CTQs, etc.) on time.
  • Performs analysis for product cost, manufacturability, root cause of failure, customer complaints and proposes solutions for product quality improvements
  • Serves as a consultant, providing technical information and engineering recommendations that assist various projects / processes.
  • Responsible to clarify technical requirements with suppliers for tooling design and manufacturing, includes injection molding, stamping, die casting, machining etc..
  • Interfaces as central resources with plant process, manufacturing, quality, testing and marketing as the project move to completion. 


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Min. 5-8 years’ experience in electrical product design  or equivalent
  • Experience in engineering management/leadership is added advantage
  • Fluent written and verbal English communication skills are required
  • Demonstrated ability to perform tolerance stack-up, DOE, data analysis, or failure analysis is required. DFSS certified is a plus
  • Familiarity with common manufacturing methods; plastic injection molding, stamping, machining, manual and automated assembly, etc.
  • 3D design experience in Solidworks, Pro-E or equivalent

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 in common. 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’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: EPG CPD UL Bussmann

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, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 046755