Eaton Corporation Senior Engineer – Embedded Software in Hadapsar Pune, India

Primary Functions:

Embedded Systems Center of Excellence has an opening for an Senior Engineer. The Senior Engineer will be involved in design & development of embedded software projects encompassing functionality from industrial protocols stacks, cybersecurity feature implementation through cloud device connectivity and to the development of a shared, reusable, secure, scalable Software. We provide critical differentiation for our customers by delivering a scalable system to monitor critical infrastructure that connects to a vast array of devices regardless of make or model, and provides real-time, historical, and predictive data analysis capabilities.

We are looking for Senior Engineer who can develop the next-generation technology solutions that change how users connect, explore, and interact with information and devices. As a member of an creative, motivated and talented team, we need our Senior Engineers to be versatile and passionate to tackle new problems as we continue to push technology forward. If you get excited about building new things & work on creation of platforms for product applications and aren't daunted by the challenge of building something from scratch, then our team might be your next career step.

You will be responsible for contributing technologies which can change the economics of communication software. You will design embedded systems, generate IP, plan and execute field trials to understand their needs, and work closely with the team to assess business impact and constraints. You must be proficient with current firmware development technology, tools and practices, and have capabilities in quickly learning and developing a large set of communication protocol technologies, languages C, C++, Linux and concurrent software development.

Essential Functions

  • Contribute to the software development efforts by contributing to the design, and implementation of world class, high-performance, communications platform firmware.

  • Evaluate business requirements to determine potential solutions.

  • Work directly with stakeholders, engineering, and test to create high quality products that solve customer problems.

  • Propose and provide innovative, competitive technical solutions which can make significant business impact and provide value to stakeholders.

  • Provide work estimates and conduct design, implementation, and code reviews.

  • Develop and execute plans for incremental and interactive project delivery.

  • Author high-quality unit-tested code.

  • Work with test team to ensure adequate and appropriate test case coverage; investigate and fix bugs


6+ years as a software developer utilizing object-oriented design techniques on embedded systems.

3+ years of extensive experience in embedded Advance C++ programming, Device Drivers, data structures on embedded system.

2+ years of experience with LINUX platforms for embedded devices.

1+ years of experience in any one of device level IP communication including Industrial Ethernet protocols (EtherNet/IP, ModbusTCP, Profinet, BacnetIP,61850).

Experience in scripting language like Shell script, Python/Perl.

Experience in Kernel internals, Kernel Debugging, driver development, Bootloader (Uboot).

Extensive experience in device level field bus technologies -Modbus, DeviceNet, Profibus DP, BACNet.

Experience developing for various microprocessor families.

Experience in an Agile design methodology.

Experience utilizing best practices in software engineering.

Strong problem solving and embedded software debugging skills.

Review own work as well as others work in formal design and quality reviews.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, particularly with respect to written and oral communication, including the ability to explain technical concepts.

Improve engineering design and product support processes.

Performs and contributes to technical research & investigations.

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Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: INNOV Innovation Center

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?: Relocation from within hiring country only

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time