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Magnetics Engineer

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 Magnetics Engineer in Eaton’s electrical business, 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.   

Magnetics Engineer is key role for design and develop power magnetics meeting performance, cost, and reliability requirement, will be focus on leading activities required for implementation to production.

  • Technical lead of positive component and lead key performance definition in PFA ( production feasibility agreement)
  • Develop components’ reliability evaluation method and set up reliability modelling and useful life for semiconductor parts
  • Provide guide and control on how to select the right components. Lead failure analysis of components and develop qualification method (power semi-conductors, IC, positive components)
  • Evaluate and judge process reliability of vendor, select right vendor, attend vendor audit and support vendor to get consistent growth to meet Eaton’s requirement
  • Leading 2nd source validation plan from component level and system level, to achieve VAVE goal
  • Understand the industry dynamics and basic trends, lead selection and introduction of new component and suppliers, leading evaluation and qualification new technology of component


If you are: 
  • Solid magnetics background. 3 - 5 years power magnetics design experiences.
  • Master Solidworks (or other mechanical CAD software), FEA simulation using Maxwell 3D (or other magnetics FEA software) and math CAD program for product design and development.
  • Solid magnetics background. 3 - 5 years power magnetics design experiences.
  • Ability to demonstrate problem solving using logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions.
  • Ability to demonstrate process management and figure out processes necessary to get things done.
  • Ability to demonstrate technical learning and can learn new skills, knowledge, industry, product or technical knowledge
  • Automotive application magnetics design experience

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: ELXD Electronics Business

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: 071439