Eaton Careers

Lead Software Engineer

Atlanta, Georgia; Peachtree City, Georgia


Job Description

Eaton’s Lighting Division is currently seeking a Lead Software Engineer to be part of our Midtown Atlanta GA team.  This role can also sit at our Peachtree City GA location.
Position overview:
Eaton is seeking a Lead Software Engineer to join our progressive and dynamic enterprise software and cloud development group. This is a hands-on development role that will directly contribute to the development and expansion of our cutting edge cloud connected internet of things (IOT) and standalone product applications and offerings.

We are looking for a talented and creative problem solver. You will be working in a dynamic and fast paced team environment with the latest technology and tools, using your software engineering skills to deliver new products. You will be involved in the complete development life cycle, seeing your design evolve from a specification into a finished product. Detailed technical collaboration with the full cross-functional development team will require strong, ongoing communication. Maintaining our market leading position will challenge your creativity and design skills.
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.
Essential Functions:
In this role you will help evaluate and develop various applications that include control algorithms and state engine. You will work closely with product management and other design team members to understand the business needs, propose and develop IOT- edge analytics and control solutions with Bluetooth enabled software systems. The candidate will possess excellent hands on technical and communication skills with a proven track record of delivering positive results.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited University
  • Minimum of 3 years of software development experience with software applications.
  • Minimum 3 years of hands-on experience with back-end technology using J2EE/Java
  • Minimum 1 year experience of working with web based applications
  • Minimum 1 year of experience producing/ consuming REST Web services
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position.  Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Atlanta will be considered.
Preferred Qualifications (Not required to be qualified for the job)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or closely related discipline.
  • Experience with  model based design of algorithms
  • Experience of developing  control engine software solutions
  • Experience developing or working with Bluetooth enabled software systems
  • Knowledge of Database Design, SQL Queries and transactions.
  • Working knowledge of Design Patterns.
  • Sound understanding of Agile development, UML, SDL and CMM.
Position Criteria
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial
  • Expert knowledge of best practice software engineering methodologies, processes, and technologies with a passion for programming.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of object-oriented programming and design principles.
  • Expert ability to apply analytical and problem-solving skills to solve complex design and coding challenges.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and to follow directions
  • Ability to articulate and promote software development best-practices
  • Experience with revision control systems, preferably Git

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG LD Lighting 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: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 062179