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Senior Engineer Firmware- Power Quality

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description


State the primary function or overall purpose of your position.


The senior Engineer will be involved in design & development of embedded software projects encompassing functionality from industrial protocols stacks, cybersecurity feature implementation  , cloud device connectivity to the development of a shared, reusable, secure, scalable software. We provide critical differentiation for our customers by delivering a scalable reusable embedded software.

We are looking for Sr. Engineer who can develop the next-generation technology solutions that change how users connect, explore, and interact with information and devices. As a member of  creative, motivated and talented team, we need Engineers to be versatile and passionate to tackle new problems as we continue to push technology forward. If you get excited about building new things & work on creation of platforms for product applications and aren't daunted by the challenge of building something from scratch, then our team might be your next career step.


  • You will be responsible for contributing technologies which can change the economics of communication software. You will design embedded systems, generate IP, plan and execute iterations  and work closely with the product team to assess business impact and constraints. You must be proficient with current firmware development technology, tools and practices, and have capabilities in quickly learning and developing a large set of communication protocol technologies, languages C, C++, Linux and concurrent software development.




ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (Limit yourself to 8-12 statements)


List the essential functions (i.e. key responsibilities with expected end results), which must be accomplished in order to fulfill the purpose of your position as described above.




Contribute to the software development efforts through the design and implementation of world class, high-performance, communications platform  firmware.




Evaluate business requirements to determine potential solutions.




Work directly with stakeholders, engineering  and test to create high quality products that solve customer problems.




Propose and provide innovative, competitive technical solutions which can make significant business impact and provide value to stakeholders.




Provide work estimates and conduct design, implementation, and code reviews.



Develop and execute plans for incremental and interactive project delivery.




Author high-quality unit-tested code.




Work with test team to ensure adequate and appropriate test case coverage; investigate and fix bugs.


·        First Pass Yield and On Time Delivery of work packages

·        Savings through cost out

·        Intellectual property

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Required: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science /Electronics/Electrical Engineering

Desired: Master’s degree in Computer Science /Electronics/Electrical Engineering





·        5+ years as a software developer utilizing object-oriented design techniques on embedded systems.

·        2+ years of experience with development on LINUX platform for embedded devices.

·        1+ years of experience in the development of software for network-enabled products/devices (any one of device level IP communication including Industrial Ethernet protocols like EtherNet/IP, ModbusTCP, Profinet, BacnetIP,61850 and or device level field bus technologies -Modbus, DeviceNet, Profibus DP, BACNet is preferred. will be a plus).

·        Experience in scripting language like Shell script, Python/Perl.

·        Has built and/or configured 3rd party Linux  packages

·        Experience developing unit tests.

·        Experience working with static code analysis tools based on standards like MISRA C.

·        Experience in working of Kernel internals, Kernel Debugging, driver development, Bootloader (Uboot).

·        Proficiency with configuration/change management processes and tools

·        Experience in an Agile design methodology.

·        Experience utilizing best practices in software engineering .

·        Strong problem solving and embedded software debugging skills.

·        Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, particularly with respect to written and oral communication, including the ability to explain technical concepts.

·        Improve engineering design and product support processes.

·        Performs and contributes to technical research & investigations.



·        Experience working on device level connectivity platforms.

·        Product development experience with cloud connectivity protocols such as MQTT, LWM2M, Web socket.

·        Experience with Linux network device security, developing secure network protocols.

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: Asia Pacific
Organization: INNOV Innovation Center

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: No

Requisition ID: 056381