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Hardware Cybersecurity Senior Engineer

Engineering and Architecture

Aerospace Engineer


Moon Township, Pennsylvania, United States

Eaton’s ES AMER DIG division is currently seeking a Hardware Cybersecurity Senior Engineer. This position offers a HYBRID work schedule and will be located at our Eaton Pittsburgh PA (Moon Twp) location. Relocation assistance will be offered for this role.

The expected annual salary range for this role is $85500.0 - $125400.0 a year.

Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

What you’ll do:

The Cybersecurity Engineer will be part of a global team of security experts in driving cybersecurity initiative in Eaton product solutions.

The Cybersecurity Engineer will support our Product Cybersecurity CoE mission by performing research and development, product/solution evaluations and design reviews, coding and scripting and procedure development for new cyber tools and automation, scanning and associated analysis. Duties will also include managing lab environments and small projects, idea/concept generation, participating in product assessment planning and reviews.

In this role:

• Perform Hardware and Embedded product threat modeling, identify hardware security requirements and perform pen testing & risk rating.

• Review the security features and datasheet of various chipsets used in the residential and industrial embedded devices and recommend right chipsets for our products.

• Take part of architectural reviews of the hardware designs that impact hardware root of trust, bootloader, secure boot, certificate/key storage etc. on various platforms.

• Setup various tools and perform Hardware security testing and propose the mitigation techniques to product development team.

• Automate the hardware testing process including secure boot and secure firmware upgrade functionalities.

• Building tools, scripts, and automation frameworks around security to achieve Eaton-scale impact.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Security or Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar fields with emphasis in Cybersecurity
  • At least 4 years of experience in threat modeling and working with hardware security testing tools
  • Good knowledge of hardware security features such as TrustZone, HSM, TPM, secure elements etc.
  • Knowledge of cybersecurity standards and protocols such as IEC 62443, UL2900, IEC15118, SAE21434, PKCS, Matter, EV Charger security such as OCPP etc.
  • Experience in writing scripts for tools such as Open OCD with focus on anyone programming languages such as Python, Java.
  • Working knowledge of networking fundamentals, network protocols and Access Control (i.e. User Authentication and Identity Management)
  • Must be able to relocate to Pittsburgh PA (Moon Twp)
  • Must be able to work in the United States of America without sponsorship now or in the future.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of hardware supplier risk rating methodologies; knowledge of hardware attacks such as Side channel attacks, Fault injection attacks.
  • Knowledge of Computer system security technologies, Embedded systems security, Symmetric and Asymmetric cryptography, PKI, X509 certificate generation, PKCS standards etc.



  • Ability to understand technical security concepts in depth and be able to apply those concepts to Eaton products for cybersecurity assessments.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

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We know that good benefit programs are important to employees and their families. Eaton provides various Health and Welfare benefits as well as Retirement benefits, and several programs that provide for paid and unpaid time away from work. Click here ( for more detail: Eaton Benefits Overview. Please note that specific programs and options available to an employee may depend on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.