Eaton Corporation Software engineer in Prague, Czech Republic

Eaton's European Innovation Center has an opening for a:

Software Engineer

Location: Prague, Roztoky, the Czech Republic

The Eaton European Innovation Center (EEIC) offers an exciting, engaging, and fun environment for creative engineers who are looking for great learning, advancement and technology leadership opportunities in a broad range of technological fields and in an highly diverse team of researchers and engineers.

With almost 100 employees we are a vibrant engineering and Innovation Center for electrical, vehicle, hydraulic, and aerospace applications for the region focus on businesses in Europe, Middle-East, & Africa

Essential Functions:

• Design and implementation of software solutions for Home Automation

• Preparing architecture and design documents

• Coding and unit testing of software applications

• Preparing test specifications, develop and run tests

• Providing support to field trials and early adopters

• Supporting maintenance of already existing software

• Studying and deployment of new software and communication technologies

Qualifications

Qualifications:

• BSc / MSc Degree in Informatics / Cybernetics / Electrical engineering

• Knowledge of Java

• Knowledge of Web-programming technologies, e.g. Javascript, JSON, CSS, jQuery

• General knowledge of software development processes

• Interested in software applications in the field of home automation and iOT

• English on communicative level

Nice to have

• Java OSGi framework

• C/C++ programming for Linux based embedded systems

• iOT technologies

• Protocols used for home energy and automation functions (ZigBee, Z-Wave, …)

• Linux distributions for embedded systems

• Knowledge of communication programming in TCP/IP networks, 6LoWPAN

• Knowledge of German language beneficial (able to read technical documentation)

• Good team player, able to work as part of geographically distributed team

• Willingness to travel occasionally

What Eaton offers:

• Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

• Excellent working environment – safety and ethics is really important for us

• Culture & Values - Eaton is more than the products we invent and produce – the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are – both individually and as an organization – and direct our activities every day.

• Learning & Development - We invest in our employees for the long term – not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University (on-site in Prague).

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa

Organization: Corporate 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

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.