Eaton Corporation Software Engineer C/C++ in Prague, Czech Republic

The Eaton European Innovation Center (EEIC) offers an exciting, engaging, and fun environment for creative engineers who are looking for great learning, advancement and technology leadership opportunities in a broad range of technological fields and in an highly diverse team of researchers and engineers.

With almost 100 employees we are a vibrant engineering and Innovation Center for electrical, vehicle, hydraulic, and aerospace applications for the region focus on businesses in Europe, Middle-East, & Africa.

Eaton European Innovation Center has an opening for an:

Software Engineer C/C++

Location: Prague, Czech Republic


  • Design and implementation of runtime of Eaton HMI (Windows Embedded based device)

  • Design and implementation of software communication modules

  • Writing software documentation

  • Work on maintenance of existing software products

  • Co-operation with / support of test team, preparation of test strategies



  • BSc / MSc Degree in Informatics / Cybernetics / Electrical engineering

  • Knowledge of C/C+

    • Motivation to work in an international environment
  • General knowledge of software development processes

  • Fluent English

Preferred Specialized Knowledge:

  • Basic experience with embedded software engineering (preferably Windows CE)

  • Knowledge of MS-Windows programming technologies and tools like MFC, MS Visual Studio

  • Basic experience with software development for touch screen controlled devices (e.g. smart phones, HMIs)

  • ASPICE or ISO26262 process experience

  • Interest in automation technology, PLC

  • Knowledge of industrial automation communication protocols (Profibus, ProfiNet, CAN, Modbus, etc…) beneficial

What Eaton offers:

  • Unique, challenging projects in a friendly & collaborative team

  • Diverse working environment - open and professional atmosphere at all management level

  • Focus on people, learning & development

  • On site laboratories, strong ties with Czech universities

  • Fantastic opportunities for sport, cultural, family, and outdoor activities

  • Flexible working hours

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

At Eaton, we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently—if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you—then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information, visit

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: Corporate Sector

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, 10 % of the Time