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Lead Design Engineer

Haina, Dominican Republic


Job Description

Performs complex assignments often requiring development of new or improved products/process/techniques. Assess feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering test/products/equipment.
  1. Contributes to successful project completion by participating in the resolution of issues such as conflict design requirements.
  2. Coordinates project activities with other operating or engineering units to facilitate participation of appropriate staff in project completion.
  3. Review project-related documentation to insure its accuracy.
  4. Assists in determining projective objectives to contribute to the development of a comprehensive project design.
  5. Provide technical soundness of design decisions and products changes to facilitate manufacturing, reduce cost, substitute material, improve quality and accommodate special customer needs.
  6. Prevent and correct manufacture issues that affect product function ability
  7. Plan and execute design strategies that minimize the implementation cycle time and cost.
  8. Certification process coordinator.
  9. Support to existent process.
  10. Keep quality specification of existent products.


  • Bachelor degree in Industrial, Electronic or Electromechanical Engineering, or similar careers.
  • Preferable: Master Degree
  • Minimum experience of 5 – 7 years in similar positions.
  • Bilingual: English/Spanish.
  • Computer knowledge: MS Office, Familiarity with CAD tools – PROE, SolidWorks, AutoCAD or equivalent (and drawing interpretation skills), AS400
  • Knowledge of SPC (Statistical Process Control), Lean, 6 Sigma and ISO9001.

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Job: Engineering

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

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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 049817