Lead Engineer – Core Software – Automotive – Contractor

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 15 hours ago

Job Summary

Eaton is looking for a Contractor Lead Engineer – Embedded Software, who will focus on Embedded SW development primarily in Automotive domain. This position will perform conceptual design, architecture, development, testing and validation of embedded software, firmware, applications and its integration for industrial applications. As a member of a global team, this contractor will help with requirements and will contribute to a definition of system hardware design, design embedded system software and control algorithm solutions, up to and including certification, product launch and with further product development satisfying customer and market needs. This includes also support of development processes.

Job Responsibilities

  • Defining conceptual design(s) and architectures. Designing and developing embedded software, firmware, applications.
  • Defining embedded system level and software requirements to meet product performance, safety and reliability requirements.
  • Develops and performs validation and verification test plans at a unit, sub-system and vehicle level to fully validate requirements.
  • Working with team members and engineering manager to estimate development, resources and timing to achieve the desired results
  • Collaborating with global, new product development teams from initial conception through each of the design and development phases up to and including certification and product launch for various applications in automotive domain
  • Developing new and advancing existing development, verification and validation processes and tools to improve efficiency, safety and quality
  • Interface with stakeholders. Conduct project reviews and make presentations.
  • Manages documentation of all development activities. Interfaces with internal and external resources as appropriate.
  • Position requires up to 10% travel domestic and international.
  • Qualifications

    Education level required

  • Masters degree in Electrical Engineering discipline, or related, from an accredited university.
  • Years and area of experience required

  • 7+ years of related engineering experience in Embedded SW development or relevant engineering discipline
  • Experience with industrial systems, but ideally with vehicle systems etc.
  • Large experience in embedded software development (C, C++, Matlab, Simulink, …)
  • Experience with developing new processes and increasing development efficiency
  • Technical knowledge

  • Very good embedded SW development in C/C++
  • Strong familiarity with MBD and Matlab/Simulink
  • Knowledge of SW Configuration Managment tools like IBM Rational ClearCase
  • Industrial communication knowledge – CANbus, J1939, RS485, etc..
  • Embedded HW knowledge – IN/OUTs, COMMS, MCUs
  • Good knowledge of industrial functional safety norms (IEC 61508), ideally Aero / Vehicle (ISO26262, DO 178,..)
  • Experience in, or knowledge of drivetrain/powertrain systems and components
  • Understands and experience in innovation processes.
  • Soft skills

  • Customer focused with good relationship building and communication skills.
  • Proactive in customer communication to be able to define their needs and expectations
  • Ability to learn new skills, knowledge, industry or products.
  • Ability to demonstrate problem solving using logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions.
  • Fluent in oral and written English.
  • Self-motivated and goal oriented individual.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Able to show empathy, negotiate and pushback when it matters
  • Consistently acts in an ethical, open, honest, trustworthy and truthful manner.
  • Desire for innovation, new product development, program management … to make what matters work
  • What you will get from us

    Eaton’s mission is to improve the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. We provide sustainable solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power – more safely, more efficiently and more reliably. 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 day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours. Eaton’s 2020 revenues were $17.9 billion, and we sell products to customers in more than 175 countries. We have approximately 85,000 employees.

    We make work exciting, engaging and meaningful for our employees through our dedication to tackling some of the toughest power management challenges on the planet and by never losing sight of what matters. Our culture is built on a strong commitment to practicing our core values and supporting our employees with the tools they need to succeed. We pledge to always foster a diverse and inclusive environment, including inclusion resource groups that bring together employees who share a common purpose, interest or background. In the past year, our company has received top employment recognition by the Human Rights Campaign and almost fifty percent of our Board of Directors represented diverse groups. 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 have demonstrated our passion for sustainability with the recent announcement of cutting carbon emissions from the company’s operations by at least 50 percent by 2030. We are ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and committed to learning. We are confident we can deliver on our promise to improve the quality of life and the environment because of the attributes that our employees embody.

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