Eaton Careers

Lead Mechanical Engineer (m/f)

Bonn, Germany


Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical division has an opening for:

Lead Mechanical Engineer (m/f)

Location: Bonn


We are currently looking for a Lead Mechanical Engineer (m/f) to join our plant in Bonn.




  • Leading Design of components and devices according to the current standards and directions
  • Creation and approval of technical documentation for new product development, innovations, platforms and technology projects
  • Scheduling and supervising functional models and simulations of components to support appropriate development steps
  • Analysis and reverse-engineering of competitive products for benchmarking purposes
  • Set up and controlling of  prototypes in close cooperation with systems engineering department
  • Design of constructive  solutions  with internal /external development partners
  • Calculation of various parameters (stress tolerance, power, currents, resistance) of subsystem and components



•Degree in Mechanical or Automation Engineering

•Experience in new product development-mechatronics, electromechanical devices and actuation preferred

•Knowledge  of  MS-Office- und CAD

•Very good English, German would be a plus

•Ability to work in international teams

What we offer:

•Competitive compensation and benefits package

•Permanent contract in fast growing global company

•Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team


Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening.

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: ICPD

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 052453