Eaton Corporation Lead Engineer in MM, India

Job Description

The primary responsibility of this role is to Verify and Validate the airborne software products complete with respect to DO178B/ C, DO254 DAL Level A/B/C/D/E testing conforming to required standards as per FAA /EASA and to customer specific requirements.

  • Lead multiple large scale projects while working with global teams.

  • Lead the Software Verification and Validation efforts by working with Aerospace product team and others, contributing to the architecture, design, and implementation of world class, high-performance, DO178B/C software applications.

  • Evaluate business requirements to determine potential solutions

  • Work directly with stakeholders, engineering, and test to create high quality products that solve customer problems.

  • Propose and provide innovative, competitive technical solutions which can make significant business impact and provide value to stakeholders

  • Provide work estimates and conduct design, implementation, and code reviews

  • Continuously develop and enhance the technical capabilities of the teams to provide best in class design solutions in line with present and future business needs. Provide timely status and reports to stakeholders.

  • Work with Development team to ensure adequate and appropriate test case coverage; investigate, debug and fix bugs

  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to enhance the value proposition and quality of the engineering deliverables.

  • Interview and provide technical assessments of potential engineer hires

  • Coach and mentor team members, assisting them in technical and process areas

  • Drive culture of innovation with focus on new patent and high-impact ideas.

Creates, and sustains process for design standards and procedures governing product design verification and Validation methods and documents

Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)


  • Required: Bachelor’s degree in Electronics/Electrical/Instrumentation/Computer Science

  • Desired: Master’s degree in Electronics/Electrical/Instrumentation/Computer Science


  • Required: *

  • 10+ years Embedded Software Verification and Validation on 8/16/32 bit microcontrollers/DSP based hardware systems.

  • Hands on experience of Embedded C, C++ and Experience in an Embedded Systems design, development

  • Experience in Software verification (Requirements, Design, Code reviews) and validation (Unit, Integration, System testing). At least 2-3 projects with full software life cycle.

  • Experience with some Communication protocols – Serial RS232, SPI, I2C, CAN, Aerospace – Arinc429, Arinc825, CAN tools, Model Based Development (Matlab)

  • Experience in handling Independent SOI audits with end Customer or with DERs

  • Independently develop modules/drivers including debugging and testing

  • Hands on experience with Debuggers, Emulators or simulators.

  • Technical documentation and Requirement management Knowledge and awareness of software life-cycle process (e.g. CMMI) and configuration management.

  • Strong knowledge of embedded software development process (preferably DO-178B).

  • Experience in White box, Black box, Integration Testing – Writing and executing test cases.

  • Knowledge of software design methods

  • Use of a problem reporting tool

  • Experience with hardware / software integration

  • Contribute to Technical reviews, guide and mentor junior engineers

  • Excellent communications skills.

  • Excellent problem solving skills.

  • A high degree of aptitude, creativity, and self-direction is required

  • Ability to work with others.

  • Desired*:

  • Good knowledge of software development with 16 Bit/ 32 Bit microcontrollers/DSPs.

  • Knowledge of Model based development using Matlab, Simulink

  • Familiarity with configuration/change management processes

  • Experience with real time operating systems (RTOS).

  • Experience with DOORS

Exposure to Aerospace products and related subsystems

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton, we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently—if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you—then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information, visit 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.


JOBTITLE: Lead Engineer



DIVISION: INNOV Innovation Center

FUNCTION: Engineering