Manager - Embedded Software Development

Job Description

Job Title: Manager Engineering – Embedded Software                       Title name: 073391

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 Manager Engineering 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 Electrical Sector with the primary responsibility to lead product development (firmware) team for EMEA Industrial Controls & Protection Division (ICPD) that designs and develops software required for Industrial control and protection products to meet customer specific technical, cost and market related technology requirement. Additionally

  • Provides leadership in the embedded software development (Linux and CoDeSys based)

  • Close cooperation with teammates from EMEA and EEIC Prague for new product developments, improvements, technology differentiator projects.

  • Manage and develop product teams working on Embedded Software

  • Build Organizational capability – Hire and development talent for the business division.

  • Drive growth & accelerate capability development encompassing New Product Introduction, development, & Sustaining projects.

  • Develop product & technology roadmap, build subject matter experts for global roles.

    Your essential responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic & tactical direction for software development using CoDeSys and embedded Linux C++ platforms.
  • Look for opportunities to expand/grow business, build customer relations, influence, and negotiate to set realistic expectations with internal stakeholders.
  • Champion Agile deployment ensuring project health on SCRUM parameters and contribute in sprint planning, demo and retrospective.
  • Leads multiple projects in collaboration with multi-functional teams with exposure to senior level management to drive new product development.
  • Monitors progress and achievements on projects. Provide regular reports on operations and support activities.
  • Deploys six sigma initiatives within the group to improve quality, speed of execution.
  • Champion P-reviews for the group and leverage SMEs to conduct the design and code T-reviews.
  • Provides leadership for systems validation team contributing to the test automation, communication protocols validations by ensuring quality and robustness of the products.


If you are:

Bachelors or Master’s degree in engineering, preferably Electronics/Computer from an accredited institution.

  • A minimum of 10 years of progressive experience with few years in leadership & people management.

  • Strong technical experience in software (C/C++, Embedded Linux, CoDeSys) for industrial automation products

  • Exposure to requirement-based testing - Unit, Integration, System, CI /CD

  • Sound understanding of Agile development, UML, SDL and CMM.

  • Sound knowledge of best practices in software engineering methodologies, processes, and technologies with a passion for programming.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills, experience with design processes, program management skills, knowledge of customer strategies, successful new product introduction experience, creative/innovative thinking.

  • Act as a technical mentor and expert tech reviewer in domain.

  • Review and approve design proposals based on requirements /statement of work and present to stakeholders/customers.

  • A minimum of 2+ years of people management experience required.

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in of full software development life cycle on multiple projects including requirements, design, development, verification & validation, qualification & certification for Electrical applications.

  • Sound Knowledge and experience with process frameworks, requirements management, defect tracking, build management, change management, and configuration management tools.

  • Program management skills, knowledge of customer strategies, successful new product introduction experience, creative/innovative thinking.

  • Exposure to IoT solutions a plus

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: 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: No