Automation 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 Automation Engineer in Eaton’s electrical business, based in Dongguan, 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:
  • Act as technical expert in automation team, provide technical solution for automation projects.
  • Presents automation design requirement and standard.
  • Establishes lessons learned about automation troubles shooting, and work with internal team or supplier to improve and enhance the automation reliability.
  • Analyzes and reviews automation projects feasibility, reliability, conducts costing analysis.
  • Participates in new project 3P review to early involve project for products design with automation concept.
  • Provides continuous improvement project to improve or optimize mass launched products, reduces labor cost and improve productivity.
  • Charges installation, debugs, inspections, and evaluation to accept automation equipment.
  • Provides supporting, training for automation projects. Provides report about automation to management team.
  • Other tasks assigned by superior.


  • College or above graduate in Mechanical and Electrical or Automation

  • 5 years automation relevant experience
  • Preferable with electronic products function testing experience

  • Computer knowledge, CAD, Pro-E, Solid works;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Problem solving skills;

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

Job tag: #LI-CQ

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: Manufacturing & Operations

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: ES CRDS WD Wiring Devices

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