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Lead Engineer - Castings 主任工程师-高低压铸铝车辆

Shanghai Shi, China


Job Description

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.

We are looking forward to a Lead Engineer-Castings in Eaton’s Industry, based in Shanghai, China.

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.

This exciting role is providing support related to manufacturing process selection, process control input, design support related to simulation, material selection and mechanical property testing. Projects may be related to new and current product, reliability / warranty analysis, failure analysis, VAVE, Cost-out, supplier technical interactions, change control (design and process risk assessment), manufacturing and testing.

Your essential responsibilities:
  • Leadership: Embraces and drives the Eaton Business System processes that apply to assigned projects. Reviews and reports on quality metrics and/or test results through engineering reports and written correspondence to ensure timely and effective communication with managers and peers. Uses the Eaton Leadership Model to drive personal growth and development.
  • Product Development: Provides material, testing and related manufacturing process recommendations to improve quality, performance, cost reduction, product reliability, and/or standardization through analysis of designs and problem solving techniques.
  • Engineering Process: Participates in the creation, implementation, and administration of vehicle group policies, procedures, and work instructions. Can incorporate processes and process improvements to area of expertise to aide in time to market. Utilizes the engineering Maturity Model concept to drive personal and regional process and knowledge development. Understands design, development, and failure analysis through assigned engineering projects. Applies fundamental engineering practices and decision making for problem solving.
  • Knowledge: Applies advanced tools in problem solving and project management to solve technical issues and lead projects. Application of processes such as Design For Six Sigma or Lean Engineering. Uses innovative methods, generates IP and Publications in support of business needs.
  • Innovation: Suggests alternative or novel methodologies or techniques to achieving desired results. Serves as a consultant to others as assigned, providing technical information and engineering recommendations that assist with various projects and training purposes.
  • Business Acumen: Maintains understanding of the varied and balanced needs of cost competitiveness, product reliability / robustness, innovation, constraints relating to the global availability of material and manufacturing processes. Local expert in assigned product / process.
  • Health and Safety: Complies with requirements of the Quality and Environmental Management Systems.











If you are:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Materials or Metallurgical Engineering from an accredited university. 

  • Minimum 2 years automotive or truck industry related experience.

  • Ferrous and aluminum casting process and product knowledge.

  • Casting simulation experience/ interpretation using industry recognized tools (Magmasoft or ProCast.) .

  • A willingness and ability to travel, domestically and internationally, approximately 25% of each work year.

  • Proficient in the English Language.

Preferred Specialized Knowledge:

   •   Master’s Degree in Engineering
   •   Failure Analysis of Castings
   •   NDT experience (X-ray and CT Scanning Interpretation)
   •   Mechanical Component Design and Analysis
   •   Project management training or PMI certification

Yes! Because you are the one we are looking for, we hope to hear from you now!


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: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 056436