Design Engineer

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 Design Engineer in Eaton’s electrical business, based in Xi’An, 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 offers opportunity to:

  • Lead and deliver Value Engineering projects;

  • Deliver NPD tasks or NPD sub-projects with limited guidance and supervision;

  • Support manufacturing for launched products independently;

  • Provide for engineering support for related products;

  • Develop, validation, maintains, supports design process and focus on concept design, piece part drawings, assembly and BOM;

  • Support sales to answer customer’s questions and design-in work at project beginning;

  • Support after-sales;

  • Other work assigned by leader


  • Bachelor's degree or above in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering background

  • Above 3 years work experience

  • Be familiar with using 3D software, Solid works is preferred

  • Technical foundation in fuse, disconnector, switcher and/or related products and applications

  • Be familiar with insulating/conductive materials, and the surface finish treatment, be able to design mechanical structure and electrical calculation individually for electrical device/equipment

  • Matrix management (product performance, manufacturability & cost)

  • Data based decision making

  • Project management skills, knowledge on new product development procedure

  • Certain English skill on oral and writing, be able to use English to create testing reports

  • Strong self-study capability

  • Capability on communications and team work

    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: PDD CPCD Circuit Protection and Controls Div

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