Lead Engineer Embedded Software – Aerospace

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 1 week ago

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

As a Lead Engineer Embedded Software- Aerospace you will perform conceptual design, architecture and development of dependable embedded software, firmware, controls, and its integration mainly for Aerospace and Vehicle applications. In this role, you will be also responsible for managing tools for SW specification, design, integration, testing and verification & validation. You will closely collaborate with global, embedded product development teams from initial conception through each of the design and development phases, up to and including certification with the support of model-based development processes, and utilization of automated testing, verification & validation tools.

Your key deliverables :

  • Provide technical leadership and perform in area of embedded software development of dependable systems including version/change control, build management, documentation, and reporting
  • Perform architecture, design analysis, and modeling to ensure certification compliance of all functional, performance and environmental requirements
  • Define embedded system level and software requirements to meet product performance, safety, and reliability requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members including systems, controls and electronics design engineers, program management, marketing, and product teams members to successfully develop and validate designs and products
  • Interfaces with stakeholders. Conducts project reviews and make presentations
  • Working with team members and engineering manager to estimate development, resources and timing to achieve the desired results
  • Serve as a subject matter expert externally and internally. This includes leadership/active participation in external industry and technical groups, mentoring junior level staff and consulting internal business and engineering partners. Assigns tasks and determines priority for project team members as needed
  • Position requires up to 10% travel domestic and international.
  • Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering discipline, or related, from an accredited university.
  • 7+ year of experience with embedded system systems applications or relevant engineering discipline
  • Strong experience with C language and Mathworks family tools (Matlab/Simulink).
  • Experience in full life cycle of software development, verification and certification preferably in aerospace or automotive domains.
  • Knowledge of V-model development process with support of model-based development process and automated tools for analysis, testing, verification & validation.
  • Knowledge of industrial functional safety norms ideally Aero / Vehicle (DO 178C, ARP4754A, ISO26262, IEC 61508,..)
  • Preferably experience in Hardware-In-the-Loop, Model-In-the-Loop, and/or Software-In-the-Loop simulations.
  • Customer focused with good relationship building and communication skills.
  • Experience in Project Management.
  • Fluent in oral and written English.
  • What Eaton offers:

  • Contract in fast growing global company
  • International team of professionals, opportunity to learn new technologies
  • Focus on technology and innovation
  • Roomy offices, excellent canteen, language courses, sport friendly environment
  • Annual bonus, office hours flexibility, private pension & nursery contribution and other benefits
  • Flexible working hours (this position requires agreed office presence)
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    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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