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Senior Firmware Engineer

Hadapsar Pune, India


Job Description

Job Title: Senior Firmware Engineer (New Technology Introduction)                       Title name: 069862

If you desire to be part of something special, to be part of a winning team, to be part of a fun team - winning is fun.

We are looking forward to an Senior Engineer in Eaton’s electrical business, based in Pune, Maharashtra.

In Eaton, making our work exciting, engaging, meaningful; ensuring safety, health, wellness; and being a model of inclusion & diversity are already embedded in who we are - it’s in our values, part of our vision, and our clearly defined aspirational goals.

This exciting role is part of an Electrical Sector with a primary responsibility of the overall mechanical design of the product. This will include design of the necessary components and the structural and thermal analysis of the product. This position will work closely with the Recessed Program Manager, Marketing Manager, Optical Design Group, Electrical Engineering, Sourcing and Manufacturing personnel to develop the products in an organized and expedient fashion. The design engineer will be responsible for meeting the overall project schedule and budget.


Your essential responsibilities:

  • Works in conjunction with remote engineering and internal resources to create the overall project timeline as well as define deliverables and drive team to completion.
  • Coordinates with global teams to ensure project specifications are clear, complete, and achievable and are consistent with voice of the customer.
  • Ensures level of technical preparedness and planning required for meeting Technology Readiness Levels as per predefined plans, should work in conjunction with other colleagues to identify skills gaps, training needs in advance. Provides high level project planning support to ensure seamless project executions across teams.
  • Ensures requirements, acceptance criteria are identified and tracks all the activities within the applicable PDLC framework
  • Conducts design reviews, ideations sessions and knowledge sharing session in the concerned teams
  • In conjunction with other team members present the project status at PRE-Launch.


If you are:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Electronics/ E&TC/ Instrumentation engineering with 5+ years of experience in embedded software development

  • Strong experience in embedded C, C++ in IDEs like MPLAB, Eclipse and Code Composer Studio

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Embedded Firmware development with 16 Bit / 32 Bit microcontrollers from OEMs such as TI, NXP, Intel, ST, Atmel etc.

  • Strong hands on experience with GPIO, PWM, UART, SPI, I2C is a must, experience of parallel interfaces (Flash, RAM) is desirable

  • Hands on experience on ADCs, DACs, timers, PWMs, schedulers expected

  • Experience with python good to have; experience with Altassian tools like JIRA is preferable

  • Should share knowledge within the team and collaborate with the global teams; should be flexible in working on multiple assignments/technologies in parallel.

  • Should have strong debugging/problem solving skills, should have good learning agility

  • Should share creative thinking mindset, should be inclined towards working on upcoming/latest technology trends on a motivated basis where technical support may not be always fully available. Prior Intellectual Property filings/disclosures is a plus.

  • Should develop an understanding of both technology and product concepts; should be able to articulate product and software design. Should ensure quality of delivery in accordance with the plan adhering to the standard practices used in agile/waterfall model.

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

  • Train, develop and motivate colleagues on technical aspects demonstrating ‘Right to Left’ thinking (starting with consideration for end user).

  • Should be aware about PDLC practices

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: 069862