Caterpillar Drivetrain Components Engineer in Jiangsu, China

  • Brief Job Description *
  1. This individual will work for Caterpillar mechanical component team in China providing engineering support for mechanical component localization and sourcing, new product development, and component manufacturing.

  2. The incumbent is responsible for developing drivetrain component designs suitable for China manufacturing capability. Key areas include transmission, torque converter and axle components, castings, gears, shafts, and shifting clutches.

  3. The person is expected to work closely with engineers from our US and China teams and to collectively deliver quality drivetrain products and components for the broad construction machinery market Caterpillar serves.

  4. The incumbent is expected to support drivetrain parts China sourcing development and supplier process and quality control, including components inspection and validation.

  5. The incumbent will demonstrate strong customer focus by staying current with customer needs as well as new technologies, products, manufacturing & assembly processes/methods.


  1. BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering major

  2. A minimum of 2 years of mechanical design experiences required. Manufacturing experiences desired.

  3. Fluent Mandarin Chinese and good English communication ability

  4. Strong initiative, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills

  5. Good Pro/E or similar CAD software experiences


  1. Drivetrain system and components design and manufacturing experiences are preferred, especially on gears, shafts, clutches, and case/cover castings

  2. Strong design and analysis capability desired

  3. Manufacturing experiences desired

Job: *Engineering

Title: Drivetrain Components Engineer

Location: China-Jiangsu-Wuxi

Requisition ID: 170007SX