Senior Firmware Development Engineer

Job Description

Join Eaton and help us provide energy-efficient solutions that have a real impact on the environment. We make what matters work. Find out more on

Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?

As a Senior Firmware Development Engineer you will work for the building automation, power distribution and energy management solutions´ projects (e.g.,

Your key deliverables :

• Development and testing of embedded firmware and hardware for Eaton building automation, power distribution and energy management solutions using the latest software technologies.
• Design and implementation of firmware for components/devices for Home/Building Automation , Power distribution and Energy management
• Design and implementation of communication, control and data management solutions in power distribution and power management area
• Preparing architecture and design documents
• Coding and unit testing of software applications
• Preparing test specifications
• Performs integration testing and debugging of firmware and hardware
• Provides support to field trials and early adopters
• Support maintenance of already existing software
• Study and deploy new software and communication technologies


Are you?

• Bachelor or Master Degree in Electronic engineering
• Experience in C / C++ /Assembler language programming
• Experience with Real Time Operating Systems RTOS
• Sound knowledge of analog / digital / embedded hardware
• General knowledge of firmware development processes
• Use of live cycle management systems (e.g. Polarion, SVN)
• Fluency in English

Then we want to hear about you!

What Eaton offers:

• Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
• Great promotional opportunities  – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible
• Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us
• 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


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, 25 % of the Time