Eaton Corporation Lead.ENG.No Sub-Function (Strategic Sourcing Specialist) in Haina, Dominican Republic

  • Product design functions include feasibility studies, technical specification development, concept modeling (CAD/Solid works), materials selection, design calculations, design analysis (including FEA), building prototype samples, product testing, and releasing of engineering documentation.

  • Analyze product or equipment specifications and performance requirements to determine qualification, internal and external testing

  • Assumes responsibility of all technical project activities for sourcing activities and projects.

  • Works with internal departments and vendors to meet technical and scheduling requirements

  • Lead efforts on critical direct material cost-out projects, including idea development, prototype, project execution, and plant/business system implementation

  • Direct interfaces with suppliers associated with divisional cost out opportunities; quoting, engineering sample procurements, cost out opportunity identification, etc.

  • Manage all necessary documentation for manufacture and customer approvals including but not limited to drawings, bills of material, etc.

  • Provide engineering support for productivity improvement projects through effective participation on cross-functional teams

  • Ownership of overall project management.

  • Coordinate with operations group at manufacturing facilities to implement projects.


  • Bachelor degree in Industrial, Electronic or Electromechanical Engineering

  • Preferable: Master Degree

  • Minimum experience of 5 years in similar positions.

  • Preferable: product design with competency in injection molding, metal stamping and machining processes

  • Use of DFMEA, tolerance analysis, engineered material selection and product costing

  • Strong knowledge of tooling, production, and Eaton quality systems.

  • Bilingual: English/Spanish.

  • Computer knowledge: MS Office, 3D modeling and 2D detailing (AutoCAD preferred).

  • Strong project management skill sets

  • Competencies: Thinks and Acts Strategically, Gets Results, Build Organizational Capability.

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: EPG RWDD Residential Wiring Devices 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: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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