Eaton's Commercial and Residential Distribution Solutions (CRDS) Division is currently seeking a Senior Software Architect to join our team. This position is based at our Peachtree City, GA facility. Relocation assistance will be provided.
Eaton is revolutionizing power management through smart home and smart building solutions. With foundations in our Brightlayer digital platform, Eaton's Commercial and Residential Distribution Solutions (CRDS) business is continuing to produce game-changing IoT products and software, working hand-in-hand with market-leading players like Amazon, Google, and Alarm.com. As our digital solutions evolve, inclusion of artificial intelligence, using data science to build models to predict behaviors and solve problems, will be a critical component to our success.
Eaton, a market leader in power management, is also a trusted brand in cybersecurity, cutting-edge technology, and ultimately valuable solutions for our customers. A key focus includes sustainable solutions through IoT, using concepts like Homes as a Grid and Buildings as a Grid to support further adoption of behind-the-meter renewable energy sources, EV infrastructure, and utility grid infrastructure. We truly make what matters work!
Eaton CRDS Connected Solutions has an opening for a Senior Software Architect. This person will be involved in leading design & development of enterprise-grade back-end and front-end applications including data acquisition, API development, feature-rich user interfaces, and developing a secure and scalable IOT system architecture and platform.
We are looking for a Software Architect who can develop next-generation technology solutions that change how users connect, explore, and interact with our devices. As a member of a creative, motivated, and talented team, we need versatile engineers who are passionate to tackle new problems as we continue to push technology forward. If you get excited about building new things and modernizing existing things, then our team might be your next career step.
You will be responsible defining and building out a software system architecture for IoT and cloud applications which include the interconnectivity of embedded devices, client frontend web and mobile applications, and backend services. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to define an architecture to meet customer and technical requirements across a variety of products. You must be very familiar with technologies across all elements of full stack development including data storage, web servers, REST API's, micro-services, web and app development, device connectivity, data messaging, and cybersecurity in order to make strong recommendations that are secure, scalable, reliable, and cost-effective. You must have a willingness to explore new solutions and adapt to emerging technologies that will position us as a leader in our market and provide a solid foundation for future growth. You should have experience with at least one public cloud service such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, or Google Cloud Platform.
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:
Work directly with stakeholders and engineering to deliver high quality solutions.
Understand and evaluate business needs and requirements in order to provide innovative, competitive solutions which provide value to the stakeholders.
Must be able to demonstrate technical leadership and communicate technical features and requirements to non-technical functions to ensure buy-in across the organization.
Design, develop, and support IOT system architecture.
Work closely with other engineers to ensure development and deployment is supported within the architecture and consistent across multiple product platforms and be able to adjust the architecture as new requirements emerge.
Work closely with Eaton's various Centers of Excellence around Software, UI/UX, Cloud, and Cybersecurity to ensure our solutions are aligned with corporate best practices.
Support development of backend services including web servers, API's, data storage, micro-services, and DevOps maintenance.
Support development of front-end client-side software, web applications, and cross-platform mobile apps.
Support development of IOT device hardware and firmware related to device connectivity.
Support implementation of industry-leading cyber-security best practices to meet corporate standards and successfully pass cyber-security audits.
Work with internal groups and third-party solution providers to provide seamless integration with internal and third-party systems.
Provide technical leadership in proposing and adopting new technology solutions, tools, and processes.
When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we - as individuals and as a company - are stronger
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
Minimum of 5 years of experience in software/IoT
Minimum of 2 years of experience in developing IOT/cloud-based solutions and designing and deploying scalable and reliable system architectures
Master's degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering from an accredited institution
Minimum of 8 years of experience in software/IoT
Minimum of 3 years of experience in developing IOT/cloud-based solutions and designing and deploying scalable and reliable system architectures
Experience working with GIT source control and Atlassian tool chain (Jira/BitBucket/Confluence), GitHub, or similar version control and issue tracking solutions
Experience in implementing industry cyber-security best practices
Experience developing full-stack solutions
Experience in front-end mobile and web app development including Progressive Web Apps, cross-platform frameworks such as ReactNative, Ionic or Cordova/PhoneGap, and responsive web development practices
Experience developing native applications for iOS and Android
Experience working with IOT hardware solutions and communication protocols such as Wi-Fi, BLE, Z-Wave, ZigBee, Thread, etc.
Experience in test-driven development practices
UI/UX design experience
High familiarity with various server applications such as Apache, IIS, or Node.js
High familiarity with various database solutions such as Cosmos DB, MongoDB, MySQL, Hadoop, Redis, Firebase, or similar
High familiarity with various messaging solutions including AMQP, SignalR, RabbitMQ, Pub/Sub solutions, or similar
High familiarity with Windows and Linux systems, shell scripting, VM, Docker, and DevOps best practices
Strong ability to drive for results and take initiative even when requirements may be vague or undefined
Strong problem solving and reasoning ability, exhibiting technical innovation and creative solutions
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.
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: ES CRDS WD Wiring Devices
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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
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