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Embedded Firmware Engineer

Guangdong Sheng, China


Job Description

  • Embedded code development, maintenance, validation and release following a structured engineering process to assure product quality and reliability.
  • Troubleshoot/ debug embedded code and track software and operational “bugs” to closure.
  • Perform design verification testing on test and product platforms.
  • Develop supporting engineering documentation.
  • Participate firmware and functional design reviews at various product development stages.


  • Experience with C, C++, and the embedded processors assembly language is required.
  • Experience programming DSP/ARM processors, have experience with microcontroller peripherals; Courses in Real Time Operating Systems.
  • Familiar with communication protocols and network monitor solution, such as Modbus, SNMP, USB, CAN, SPI, etc. Ability to read schematics.
  • Experience with LCD/HMI display development is a plus.
  • Experience with power electronic systems (e.g. UPS, PV inverter) is a plus.
  • Good team work.
  • Good writing and oral English skill.

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: PQD CPSD Critical Power Solutions Division

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: No

Requisition ID: 056553