- Eaton Corporation
- $106,990.00 -148,540.00/year*
13 Addison Rd
Eaton's Lighting division is currently seeking a Senior
Electrical Engineer to join our team. This position is based at our Windsor, CT
The Senior Electrical Engineer is responsible for supporting our airport lighting and control product lines.
The successful candidate will lead the continuing development of our
electronics hardware platform for airfield lighting and control products
including power supplies, regulators, and control system components. The candidate should be experienced in power
management and power control systems including switching regulators as well as
analog and digital control electronics which utilize embedded controllers. The ideal candidate should also have
experience with embedded firmware development for controlling power supplies
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of
every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity,
invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It's where bold,
bright professionals like you can reach your full potential-and where you can
help us reach ours.
In this function, you will:
+ Design and develop new electronic solutions for
products to meet internal and external customer requirements for advancement of
the Airport Lighting product offerings.
+ Support refinements to existing products
including component obsolescence to maintain competitiveness of the product
+ Collaborate across engineering disciplines and
other functions of the business to ensure products meet schedule, budget,
performance and Design for Manufacturability (DFM) objectives.
+ Maintain technical leadership skills in subject
area through ongoing self-training and company assigned training.
+ Responsible for ensuring the completion of
comprehensive design reviews, design analysis & documentation,
qualification and validation testing of work output to meet program/project
requirements, specifications, quality/reliability, and successful product
+ Support all aspects of product introduction as
needed from an electrical engineering perspective.
+ Proactive reporting on project efforts to maintain
project plan fidelity.
+ Travel domestically and internationally as
required for customer meetings, gain competitive insights, installation and/or
+ Responsible for directing colleagues from
remote engineering team, regarding electrical engineering design and
documentation activities for defined projects.
Eaton has announced its intent to spinoff its Lighting
Business into publicly traded company (\"SpinCo\"). This transaction is
expected to be completed by the end of 2019 and this position is expected to
remain with SpinCo. The compensation and benefits that will
initially be offered for this position are based on Eaton's plans, programs and
practices. The Lighting Business is in the process of developing its
total rewards philosophy, strategy and structure, including the design of its
benefits and annual and long-term incentive plans that will take effect when
SpinCo becomes a publicly traded company. If you are offered and accept this
position and are actively employed by the Lighting Business when SpinCo becomes
an independent, publicly traded company, you will be eligible to participate in
SpinCo's compensation, health, welfare, and retirement benefit plans and
programs and should have no expectations that SpinCo's plans and programs will
mirror or be substantially similar to Eaton's.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and
backgrounds that make each of us unique, we - as individuals and as a company -
We are 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.
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
+ Bachelor's degree in Engineering
from accredited institution
+ Minimum of 5 years of experience in
an electrical / hardware engineering role
+ Must be authorized to work in the
United States without company sponsorship
+ No relocation benefit is offered for
this position. Only candidates who
currently reside within a 50 mile radius of Windsor, CT will be considered.
+ Master's degree in Electrical
+ Experience with design and testing
of digital communication hardware: DSP, CAN, RS485, USB, I2C, SPI, MODBUS (and
other industrial interfaces).
+ Experience utilizing simulation
tools such as PSpice, LTSpice, Model Sim, etc.
+ Experience in EMI/EMC testing and
+ Familiarity with wireless
communications and programming (Bluetooth Low Energy).
+ Experience using Altium for PCB
+ Familiarity with airfield lighting
systems and specifications including FAA, TP312, and ICAO.
Position Success Criteria :
+ Basic understanding of power systems analysis
and control: VA, power factor, power transfer efficiency, using and controlling
transformers, power switching circuitry, etc.
+ Analog circuit design and analysis skills
including Op Amps, filters, power supply components.
+ Digital circuit design and analysis skills
including microprocessor circuits and communication interfaces.
+ Working understanding of thermal management
techniques, calculations and methods.
+ Experience with schematic entry and familiarity
with PCB layout best practices and tools.
+ Hands-on troubleshooting and bench skills
including testing and debugging of hardware.
+ Computer literate and familiar with the
following: MS Office tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
+ Proficiency with standard lab equipment
(oscilloscopes, DMMs, spectrum analyzers).
+ Ability to wear all Personal Protective
Equipment required and comply with all Eaton Safety policies
+ Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally
and in writing, in English
+ Must be able to work with all levels within the
+ Ability to work effectively within a matrix
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.
Region: North America - US/Puerto Rico
Organization: EPG CHD ALP Airport Lighting Products
Job Level: Individual Contributor
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.
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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.
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