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Employment Type:
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Job Category:
Software Development
Consumer Electronics
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Engineer II, Embedded Software
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Leviton | Tualatin, OR
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Job Description

Position Title: Engineer II, Embedded Software

Location/Division/Business Unit: LMS

Department: Engineering

Reports To (title only): Engineering Project Manager, Software Manager or Director of Engineering


Exempt Non-Exempt Standard Weekly Hours:

Job Code: Salary Band: Salary Reference Point:

EEO Category:________ Job Function Code: _______ Job Family: Engineering

1.0 Position Summary: State briefly, in one or two sentences, the principal purpose, goal(s) of the position and its major objective(s) . Why does the position exist? What must it accomplish? How much supervision is required

Responsible for the research, development, and application of software/hardware as it relates to new and existing products. As required, this position may encompass the following steps of the product life cycle: specification, design, implementation, testing, release, and manufacturing support. Works under moderate supervision.

2.0 Essential Functions: In order of priority, list a series of brief statements (approx. 6-8) which describe the primary functions or key activities for which the position is accountable . Include scope, regularity of independent decision making and supervisory responsibilities , if any.

Research and develop new parts and products to be useful for the company.
Work with Product Management in the various stages of product development, as required:

Research new parts and technologies.
Develop technical specifications for products.
Develop electrical specification for products.
Develop software specification for products.
Develop test specification for products.
Assist with development of an operations manual, if applicable.
Design & Develop electrical assemblies for products according to the electrical specification.

h. Design & Develop of software for electrical assemblies for products according to the technical, software, and test specifications.

Work with Document Control to create a document package that completely specifies the design and implementation of a product.
Work with Purchasing and Manufacturing to handle continuing engineering on existing products and processes as requested through the Engineering Change Request (ECR) program.
Develop application systems. This include preparing requirement specifications, analysis, design, coding, implementation and test components of application as assigned and according to defined application requirements.
Write efficient code for complex programming assignments.
Develop comprehensive test data, conduct independent units tests and assists in system testing and documentation.
Prepare Statements of Work, Project Plans, and follow through with problem in a timely manner.

3.0 Additional Responsibilities: List secondary functions (approx. 2-4) for which this position is accountable.

Assist in development of product manuals.
Ensure Leviton ISO Standard and policies are adhered to.
Inform management on a regular basis on the status of assigned projects and activities.
Stay current on latest technologies as it relates to Software Development and actively see educational experience to better ones knowledge.
Additional duties as assigned

4.0 Education, Knowledge, Skills, Training, and Experience: Describe the combination of education, knowledge, skills, training, and experience necessary to perform the Essential Functions listed above. What is the minimum level of formal education or equivalent training required? What prior experience is needed and how much is required to qualify as a candidate ? What is the desired level of education, knowledge, skills, training and experience? Be specific.

1. Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical, Computer Science or other Engineering related field.

2. Min 4 years embedded hardware & software engineering, design & development experience.

3. Familiarity with industry practices and tools in the implementation of embedded hardware and software technology.

4. Excellent technical documentation skills.

5. Excellent communication skills.

6. Excellent organizational skills with a keen focus to detail.

7. Understanding of electrical safety.

4.0 Work Environment/Physical Demands: Describe briefly the typical work environment and physical demands (approx. 2-3 items) of the position. Does the position require sitting for most of the day? How much weight is lifted?

4.1 While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, listen, talk and use hand/finger motions to handle office equipment.

4.2 Work according to established deadlines.

4.3 Work under stressful conditions while problem solving at the same time.

6.0 Travel : Is incumbent expected to travel? If so, list percentage (%) . 5% travel

7.0 General: List any unique characteristics that would provide additional information helpful to gain further insight about the nature, purpose and scope of job .

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About Leviton Leviton Manufacturing is North America's leading manufacturer of electrical wiring devices, data center connectivity solutions and lighting energy management systems. Founded at the turn of the 20th century, we've grown over the past 100 years to become the preeminent leader in our industry. Today our product portfolio consists of over 25,000 devices and systems used in homes, businesses and industry.


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Leviton Manufacturing Company is one of the largest privately held global providers of electrical wiring devices, data center connectivity solutions and lighting energy management systems. Founded at the turn of the 20th century in America, Leviton has grown to become one of the preeminent leaders in the electrical industry. Today Leviton's product portfolio consists of more than 25,000 devices and systems used in homes, businesses and industry. Proven to be a smart choice, nine out of 10 homes throughout North America have Leviton products installed in them. Builders, electrical contractors and other industry professionals rank Leviton products No. 1 in brand preference.