Eaton Corporation Digital Controls & Embedded Software Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina

Eaton has an immediate opening for a Lead Engineer – Digital Controls and Embedded Software in Raleigh, NC.

This position is responsible for conceptualizing, developing and designing advanced real-time DSP algorithms for advanced power conversion applications in the power quality industry.

Essential Functions:

  • Develops algorithms and mathematical models for advanced DSP controls of electronic power conversion products.

  • Develops simulations using MATLAB simulation environment.

  • Leads small engineering teams (1-3 people) in the development, test and release of embedded software for power quality product lines.

  • Participates as team member in new product development projects (uninterruptible power systems and other power quality products) while meeting schedule, cost and product performance goals. Interfaces closely with cross-functional team members.

  • Reviews product development requirement specifications including product management and customer requirements.

  • Analyzes, designs and assist in testing control system software used in uninterruptible power systems and other power quality products

  • Applies engineering practices and decision making for advanced technical problem solving.

  • Fosters an environment that promotes Eaton’s goals, philosophies, and encourages continuous improvement

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited institution with minimum 5 years of experience in real-time digital controls and algorithms for power electronics or industrial products

  • Or a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited institution with minimum 3 years of experience in real-time digital controls and algorithms for power electronics or industrial products

  • Or a PhD in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited institution with minimum 1 years of experience in real-time digital controls and algorithms for power electronics or industrial products

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Position Criteria:

  • Extensive knowledge of MATLAB/Simulink tools including Control Toolbox, StateFlow, Optimization Verification & Filter Designs

  • Strong academic understanding of analog & digital control theory along with digital filter designs

  • Experience in design of closed loop control systems

  • Ability to work lab environment around high voltage where safety awareness is critical

  • Knowledge of three phase electrical power systems

  • Knowledge and experience in C/C++ coding

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in new product development

  • Previous Coursework in control theory and power electronics

  • Design experience with UPS and/or power electronic products

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: ESSG PQD CPS Critical Power Solutions

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

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