Eaton Corporation Software system engineer in Le Lieu, Switzerland


We are looking for an embedded software engineer to join our Energy Storage team based in our offices in Le Lieu. The team is currently developing several platforms and innovative solutions which will contribute in enabling our Clients using power more efficiently. A critical aspect of success is having firmware and software capable to manage the various aspects of the solution and interface correctly with utility requirements. You will be working in a start-up environment and will need to adapt quickly to a fast paced and changing environment. We are looking for a curious professional who will show great sense of initiative working on grid code analysis and software development.


  • Analyze customer’s requirements and implement new features for the Energy Storage offering,

  • Designs and develops innovative and smart solutions to deliver the best product

  • Reviews designs and implementations of others.

  • Implements products matching the specifications.

  • Executes maintenance and evolution of Eaton Energy Storage offering.

  • Design and implementation of tailored solution for specific customers.

  • Contributes to achieving planning objectives

  • Contributes to validation plan definition

  • Respects Eaton quality process

  • Develop knowledge and share best practice of the Smart Grid industry


  • MS in IT and / or electrical engineering

  • Experience in software and firmware development, Good knowledge and experience in Linux, Unix and operating systems in general, programming languages (C, C++) and labview

  • Experience in working on clients’ requirements, codes analysis and software modifying

  • Problem solving oriented, passion for innovation and curious about Smart Grid and Storage technology

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: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: Electrical Sector

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