Eaton Corporation Senior Electronics Engineer in Moon Township, Pennsylvania

Eaton’s Residential Wiring Devices Division is hiring a Senior Electronic Engineer. The Senior Electronic Engineer would be based from our Moon Township, PA facility.

Job Overview:

Performs complex assignments often requiring development of new or improved products/process/techniques. Assess feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering test/products/equipment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Develop projects through Pro Launch System.

  • Provide technical soundness of design decisions and product changes to facilitate optimal product performance, manufacturing process, reduce cost, improve quality and accommodate special customer needs.

  • Lead development of IoT products and systems.

  • Prevent and correct product performance issues.

  • Plan and execute design strategies that minimize the implementation on cycle time and cost. .

  • Support quality specification of existent products.

  • Perform laboratory test according to the product.

  • Review, control and maintenance of the product structure system (Drawings, BOMs).

  • Responsible to update, generate reports according to engineering and customers’ requirements

  • Work with manufacturing plants on plans, processes and strategies to accomplish a trouble free introduction of products into manufacturing.

  • Request capital as needed in projects

  • Monitor breaker testing results and performance levels and align product enhancement activities to drive a reduction in third party holds and increased endurance and design margins.

  • Interface with test lab personnel and other engineering teams to evaluate and resolve product issues in the field.

  • Interface with manufacturing and quality assurance personnel in establishing quality requirements and process controls for circuit breaker components, sub-assemblies, and final products.

  • Use of PRO Launch on new product development and product line transfer.

  • Comply with EQS, Lean and Pro-Launch procedures and policies.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Electronic, Electromechanical, Electrical, Computer Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited institution

  • Minimum of 2 or more years of experience designing and developing software and hardware (digital and analog electronic circuit design)

  • Candidate must be legally authorized to work in the United States on an ongoing basis without company sponsorship.

Position Criteria:

  • Ability to travel up to 25%

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Programming languages( C or C++, Java, Linux)

  • Previous experience developing products for web/cloud based systems

  • Have a good grasp over network programming and interfacing with Cloud and web services.

  • Strong computer science fundamentals including algorithms and data structures.

  • 1+ years of hands on experience with any public cloud including Microsoft Azure, Amazon Elastic Cloud, AWS, Cloud Foundry, GE Predix, Ayla IoT platform, IBM bluemix or other relevant IoT cloud

  • Knowledge on the following programs: Linux, Networking, and C

  • Computer knowledge: MS Office, Familiarity with CAD tools – PROE, SolidWorks, AutoCAD or equivalent (and drawing interpretation skills), AS400

  • Knowledge of SPC (Statistical Process Control), Lean, 6 Sigma.

  • Competencies: Thinks and Acts Strategically, Gets Results Through Self and Others, Build Organizational Capability, Demonstrates Eaton’s Leadership Style.

  • Competencies: Gets Results through Self & Others, Demonstrates our Leadership Style, Build Organizational Capability, Thinks & Acts Strategically

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

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?: Relocation from within United States and / or Puerto Rico

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time