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IoT Solutions Architect

Syracuse, New York


Job Description

Eaton’s Crouse-Hinds Division is currently seeking the IoT Solutions Architect of Connected Products to join the team.  This position is based at our Syracuse, NY facility.
The IoT Solutions Architect is will work closely with Product Line Management (Marketing) to ensure that the platforms support the roadmaps for all Crouse-Hinds embedded communicating products.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
  • You will develop an in-depth knowledge of customer segment needs based on existing, planned and potential facility details, installed equipment, processes, operational measurements and decision criteria. 
  • You will define technical requirements and specifications for IoT platforms (communication devices, embedded software, edge computing, cloud computing) for Crouse-Hinds Division products.
  • You will develop Big Data architecture to support IoT platforms needs including data acquisition, data storage, analytics, visualization, and reporting. 
  • You will create technical optionality to leverage a diverse mix of technology options agnostic of development origin, including Crouse-Hinds internal teams, Eaton Centers of Excellence (CoEs), external development teams and trusted third party partners.  
  • You will lead technical collaboration, leveraging, and influencing of current and future embedded hardware reference designs, reference toolkits and Eaton standard platforms existing within Eaton CoEs;
  • You will collaborate with Crouse-Hinds dedicated team of embedded electronics, software and firmware developers in Eaton’s Pune India Engineering Center and design centers in Europe and North America;
  • You will establish technical acceptance of IoT capable platforms (communication devices, embedded software, edge computing, cloud) across the Crouse-Hinds businesses and product segments
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Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in product development life cycle.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship.
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee
    Preferred Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of experience in software management including AGILE methodologies
  • 5+ years of experience with industrial communications and/or Ethernet based communications (e.g., Modbus RTU/TCP, EtherNet/IP, CANopen, IEC61850, HTTP)
  • 5+ years of experience in the field of embedded systems, some in the embedded microcontroller space
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Computer Science

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: Marketing

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CHD EP Americas

Job Level: Manager
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, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 056462