Eaton Corporation Sr. Embedded/DSP Engineer in Peachtree City, Georgia

Eaton, located in Peachtree City and Atlanta, Georgia is a market leader in providing innovative lighting solutions. The connected lighting IoT revolution is here! We are seeking a Senior Embedded/DSP Engineer with expertise in BLE, ZigBee, 802.15.4 signal processing. As an expert in embedded systems and signal processing, you will evaluate, select, and design products that enable location based functionality such as positioning, wayfinding, geofencing, and associated functionality using our superior LED lighting fixtures.

Position Overview

The ideal candidate will be an industry leader in embedded signal processing technologies and embedded programming of IoT radio devices (Bluetooth Low Energy, 802.15.4, etc.). With this extensive knowledge base you will own the design of advanced wireless products from concept to release. In addition to staying on top of innovations in embedded and signal processing technologies this role will provide inputs into technology roadmaps and steer the direction of future location based system projects. The candidate will be comfortable communicating at all levels of the organization, removing obstacles, driving progress, and will work well in a fast paced collaborative design environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ability to use advanced Digital Signal Processing (DSP) techniques to enable superior location based systems

  • Knowledgeable with DSP simulation tools such as MATLABAbility to develop embedded software for IoT radio technologies such as Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and 802.15.4, etc

  • Familiar with testing embedded circuits (hardware and firmware) that enable the launch of new products. This includes knowledge of microprocessor chipsets (modules and SoC solutions).

  • Help to define processes and procedures for signal processing engineering tasks.

  • Validate designs through design reviews, detailed analysis, simulation, and product testing

  • Protect intellectual property through patent disclosures

  • Actively communicate with the cross functional team to ensure schedule, cost and performance alignment


Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, embedded systems, or signal processing concentrations from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in embedded programming of wireless devices

  • Minimum of 2 years working with IoT radio technologies such as Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and 802.15.4, etc.

  • No relocation benefit is being offered with this position. Only candidates within a 50 mile radius of Peachtree City, GA or Atlanta, GA will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in engineering from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 8 years of experience designing embedded system hardware and firmware products

  • Experience in Digital Circuit Design and Microprocessors

  • Experience with system on chip (SoC) solutions

  • Experience in microprocessor tool kits

  • Experience in firmware development lifecycle

  • Hands on experience debugging digital circuitry and firmware code using relevant test equipment

  • Ability to write embedded firmware for use in real-time operating system (RTOS) environments.

  • Knowledge of digital and mixed signal circuit design

  • Skilled in writing engineering specifications for hardware and firmware

Position Criteria

  • Excellent communication, organizational and people skills and the ability to work across functional groups

  • Expert in embedded systems and related technologies

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: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: EPG LD Lighting 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