Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: April 1, 2013

Organization: Eaton

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Wages/Salary: We offer a competitive salary package based on skills and experience; the compensation plan consists of a base salary in addition to a highly competitive variable pay bonus program based on business performance. Our comprehensive fringe benefits program includes pension plan, 401k, medical, dental, tuition reimbursement, vacation, along with excellent working conditions. You will be eligible for benefits coverage on your first day of employment. Interested candidates must apply to in order to be considered for this opportunity. Candidates must also be eligible to work in the U.S. on an ongoing basis without visa sponsorship.


? A bachelor?s degree in Electrical, Electronic or Computer Engineering from an accredited institution

Job Description:

Job responsibilities may include:
This position is an electrical/electronic project design engineer within the Network Protector product line for individuals with significant experience managing and designing electrical and electronic products, specifically for use in protective relays and communication/automation applications. Candidates must have demonstrated the ability to complete projects with minimal guidance. This position requires an outstanding competence in software and firmware methods, and a working knowledge of hardware design, including circuit board design and layout, electronic components, and electrical principles.

This position requires experience in the development of high and low level code for complex embedded systems. Experience with Linux kernel side and user side code development is highly desirable.

Design responsibilities include review and critique of circuit board design, electronic component selection and obsolescence planning, and will be working directly with contract engineering teams, Eaton engineering teams, customers, field sales and/or marketing.

The position requires that the individual be capable of reviewing and critiquing the concept, creating and approving the internal design documentation and all calculations related to applicable safety regulations such as UL, NFPA, IEC, IEEE & NEC.

A. This position will require 50% firmware embedded code work, 30% hardware and uP discrete digital design and 20% firmware validation and troubleshooting.
B. Experience in the following areas: embedded systems firmware development including real-time firmware design, C and assembly languages.
C. Ability to review and critique embedded microprocessor and DSP hardware/firmware system design and programming.
D. Design, implement, and document firmware or software required for product development, build systems, code control, bug tracking, regression testing.
E. Review and approve 3rd party product circuit board designs and project management for new product development projects or existing product design changes.
F. Perform circuit board component analysis and selection.
G. Provide electrical circuit simulations with tools such as PSPICE and system level simulation tools such as Matlab.
H. Generate test plans, execute and record results from design verification tests
I. Generate accurate and complete design documentation for long term enhancement, support and maintenance.
J. Lead and manage outside sourced development efforts and circuit board designs.
K. Review and develop accurate drawings and/or electronic data to manufacturing personnel or outside sources.
L. Keep abreast of technology advancements and make recommendations on equipment, software, and design processes.

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