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Senior Embedded SW Engineer - Power Electronics

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
Senior Embedded SW Engineer  - Power Electronics
Job description:
Eaton is looking for a Power Electronics Software Senior Engineer to develop innovative technologies and platforms for our electrical and hybrid solutions for on- and off-road vehicles at the Eaton European Innovation center in Prague (EEIC), Czech Republic. 
This individual will be responsible for designing, developing and testing software for power electronics platforms and solutions in power conversion and distribution applications in hybrid and electric vehicles. This individual will be a member of the global eMobility group reporting to Advanced Development Manager.
  • Perform design, modeling, simulation, implementation, validation & verification of embedded real-time software and algorithms for power conversion, traction and distribution applications in electrical and hybrid solutions for on- and off-road vehicles
  • Participate in software/firmware & controls development, design, implementation and verification efforts
  • Collaborate with system/control and power electronics engineers in developing new power electronics technologies and products
  • Assist in developing product specifications, architecture, designs, safety agency certification plans and product release
  • Evaluate designs to meet requirements factoring in performance, cost, size, reliability, and manufacturability
  • Create plans and documentation in compliance with customer specifications and automotive industry standards and regulations (ISO 26262, IEC 61508, ASPICE, CMMI, etc.) by using Eaton internal templates
  • Collaborate with team members for ensuring successful conclusion of all phases of assigned standard engineering projects, within an appropriate time


  • Bachelor  degree in Informatics or Electrical Engineering discipline, or related from an accredited university
  • Experience with embedded system applications or relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience in full life-cycle of software development and verification
  • Experience with Mathworks family tools (Matlab/Simulink)
  • Experience in Hardware-In-the-Loop, Model-In-the-Loop, and/or Software-In-the-Loop simulations
  • Experience in innovation, new technology, and product development
  • Fluent in oral and written English
 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: 051650