Eaton Corporation Senior Firmware Engineer in Guangdong Sheng, China

-Responsible for firmware control specialist in the product development/design of power conversion products from initial customer proposal through production launch for the power quality market.

-Define/build/sustaining firmware control platform, and provide control solution with system level during new products development.

-Import and realize hardware in loop (HIL) simulation platform, implement control and state machine simulation based on 3 phase UPS hardware.

  • Lead firmware control design / code / test report reviews at various product development stages, responsible for firmware control performance.

  • Research new power converter control strategy, bring up new control idea and continue to optimize control performance.

  • Lead firmware control design reviews at various product development stages.

  • Cooperate between CPSD team and RPO/HPO, align global control competency.


  • Good background about automatic control and power electronics. Familiar with single-phase and three-phase power systems and power distribution.

  • Familiar with popular control simulation tool, PSIM, Matlab, PLECS, etc.

  • Familiar with popular control system, PID, Repetitive control, fuzzy control, harmonic compensation, etc.

  • Experience with C, C++, and the embedded processors assembly language is required.

  • Experience programming DSP processors, TI fixed-point processors. Must have experience with microcontroller peripherals including PWM, A->D, and D->A converters, PLD’s, and Flash memory.

  • Familiar with PROLaunch process and good project management skill.

  • Good communication and project management skill and make decision competency.

  • Good writing and oral English skill.

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit

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Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: PQD CPSD Critical Power Solutions Division

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?: No

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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