Design Engineer

Job Description

Eaton’s Electrical division is currently seeking a Design Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Tlajomulco de Zuniga Office.

The Design Engineer is responsible for the design of high quality Power distribution electrical Transformers products at minimum cost while meeting or exceeding internal and external customer requirements and expectations. Provides support to other functional areas within the company.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

Some activities related with the position will be:

  • Create simple to medium complexity custom Transformers product designs in accordance with established practices by industry and company standards. Create detailed layouts, bills of material, detail/assembly and customer approval drawings, collaborating with Marketing and CSC as needed to accomplish customer satisfaction

  • Mentor/train less experienced ETO engineers.
  • Responsible to maintain Product Definition Data (PDD) and execute engineering changes via formal Engineering Change Notice (ECN) process.  Review Engineering Change Requests (ECRs) and/or Change/Hold/Cancellation Requests (CHCs). Reviews and Interprets Design Specs to establish customer requirements.

  • Provide respond for basic technical support to Marketing regarding sales inquiries, customer problems, equipment application and engineering analysis.

  • Responsible to interpret design datasheet from Transformer Design System for BOM implementation and analysis.

  • Provide technical support to and maintain liaison with Scheduling, Purchasing, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Control, Quality Assurance, and Operations regarding issues with custom designs. The technical support includes response to ECR and deviation evaluation.

  • Identify and develop enhancement request for design automation tools (TDS, KBE) supervising timely implementation.

  • Develops and lead root cause analysis and resolution of internal and external customer complaints and material non-conformance issues using 8D methodology.

  • Support projects using formal methodology to improve product and process quality and cost.

  • Responsible to properly apply established design rules and practices in the organization for transformers products.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or related.

  • 1+ years of design experience with electromechanical systems.

  • Experience with custom engineering design and processes

  • Demonstrated proficiency of industry recognized drafting and CAD standards, practices and procedures.

  • Experience with assembly creation on in 3D CAD system.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Proficient in creating, loading, maintaining, comparing, performing massive changes and storing engineering designs within an ERP system, preferably SAP.

  • Familiarity with projects management methodologies, capable to support and implement small to medium projects.

Position Success Criteria:

  • Efficiency, Transparent, Passionate

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: Latin America
Organization: ESSG CPSD PDD Power Delivery Division

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