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Advanced Electronics Circuit Design Senior Engineer

Prague, Czech Republic


Job Description

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’s Power Electronics Centre of Excellence opened a new position for a
Advanced Electronics Circuit Design Engineer

Job description:
Eaton is looking for an advanced electronics circuit design lead engineer to develop innovative solutions for our power conversion and protection products at the Eaton European Innovation center in Prague (EEIC), Czech Republic. 
The senior engineer  will be responsible for designing, developing and testing analog, digital, and power circuits including gate drivers, sensor interfaces, micro-processors/controllers, DSP’s, FPGA’s, and SMPS. 
  • Leads electronics circuit design and development activities and demonstrates start-finish ownership for the assigned projects and tasks.
  • Performs design, modeling, simulation and implementation of analog, digital, and power circuits electronics including gate drivers, sensor interfaces, micro-processors/controllers, DSP’s, FPGA’s, and SMPS for power conversion and protection
  • Develops the technical requirements for and identify components for the designs.
  • Creates technical reports and presentations.
  • Builds and measures test circuits.  Analyzes data to improve/optimize the designs.
  • Collaborates with power electronics, mechanical, thermal, and firmware engineers to successfully develop and validate the designs
  • Evaluates the designs to meet requirements factoring in performance, size, cost, manufacturability, and reliability.
  • Stays current with the latest electronics circuit technologies and applies knowledge to power conversion and protection applications. 


    • BS in electrical engineering or equivalent
    • Engineering experience in designing, developing and testing analog, digital, and power circuits including gate drivers, sensor interfaces, micro-processors/controllers, DSP’s, FPGA’s, and SMPS
    • Significant experience in circuit modeling and simulation with tools such as SPICE or Simplis
    • Significant hands-on experience with analog, digital, and power circuits development and testing
    • Strong understanding of circuit theory and signal integrity as it applies to circuit layout (e.g. PCB layout)
    • PCB layout experience and knowledge of PCB assembly process
    • Ability to learn new skills, knowledge, industry, or products
    • Fluent in oral and written English
    Preferred Specialized Knowledge:
    • MS in electrical engineering or equivalent.
    • Experience in designing high speed electronics
    • Experience in designing electronics with thermal and reliability consideration (e.g. electronic simulation for DfR and DfM or worst case analysis)
    • Design for Six Sigma certification
    What Eaton offers:
    • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
    • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics is really important for us
    • Culture & Values - Eaton is more than the products we invent and produce – the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are – both individually and as an organization – and direct our activities every day
    • Learning & Development - we invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University (on-site in Prague)
  • 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: 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

    Requisition ID: 045155