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Senior Electrical Engineer - eMobility

Shenzhen, China


Job Description

Our eMobility segment is currently seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our dynamic, entrepreneurial team. The Senior Electrical Engineer will design, develop, test, complete technical documentation, and launch new products on the eMobility electrical power conversion product lines.  This position is responsible for electronic and embedded firmware product definition, design, and validation on NPI projects.   This position will be located in Shenzhen China.
At Eaton, we are dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment with power management technologies that are innovative, efficient, reliable and safe.  Making power management work takes the passion and creativity of all of our employees around the world. This passion inspired the creation of the new Eaton eMobility segment, combining our deep expertise in vehicle and electric power to deliver a wide range of solutions for on- and off-road electrified vehicles, helping to reduce the environmental impact of transportation around the world.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • You will troubleshoot digital and analog electronic circuits in electronic assemblies.
  • You will participate in requirements analysis, design reviews and other team development processes.
  • You will keep abreast of new components and materials and uses CAD and simulation tools to design and analyze product integrity in order to facilitate rapid deployment.
  • You will participates in and contribute to the development and generation of product requirements specifications based on Voice of Customer (VOC) inputs.
  • You will employs appropriate DFSS tools during product development.
  • You will create the appropriate technical documentation: Schematics, BOMs, DFMEA, Theory of Ops, etc.
  • You will develop and launch new products following the stage-gate process (i.e., PROLaunch).
  • You will work with internal and external design resources when appropriate (e.g. PCB layout, other engineers, software development, test laboratories).
  • You will develop test plans for design validation in accordance with industry standards and customer requirements.
  • You will establish and maintain a collaborative working relationship with key customers and vendors.
  • You participate as the lead engineer for electronics in core product development team.
  • Experience in designing to cost targets.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in new product development in electronic and electromechanical systems.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Electronic hardware design—power electronics, switch-mode power supplies, electrical transient protection schemes, design for EMC, etc.
  • Electronic design tools: schematic capture, circuit and behavioral simulation (SPICE, Simplis, Ansys) PCB layout and design
  • Experience with C, C++, C# programming and embedded programming
  • Experience with various software tools (C compilers, programming environments, programming stations, serial data networks).
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Understanding of automotive or commercial vehicle markets and the environmental requirements and related qualification testing required
  • Working knowledge of automotive serial data protocols (CAN J1939, J1587, J1708, LIN).

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: VEH Vehicle Group

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: No

Requisition ID: 056280