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Firmware Engineer

Date: Sep 5, 2017

Location: Cleveland, OH, US, 44117

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Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex. With over 120 years of service excellence, we are committed to employing talent that will support our strategy to foster innovation and a first class experience for our customers. Lincoln Electric, where the actual is limited and the possible is immense.

PURPOSE: Participate in the design, development and maintenance of firmware for products such as inverters, engine welders and plasma cutters. 



  • Programming 32-bit microcontrollers in C
  • FPGA programming with VDHL and schematic capture
  • Some PC tool development using C# and C++
  • Develop multithreaded controls with industrial Real Time Operating Systems and Embedded Linux
  • Analog and digital circuit analysis and design
  • Analysis and design of controls for switching power supplies and servo motors
  • Signal processing and control theory with digital filters and compensators
  • Developing software for communication with industrial automation networks (e.g. CAN, Ethernet/IP), Internet protocols (e.g. HTTP, FTP), and wireless (e.g. Wi-Fi and Bluetooth).
  • Developing software for IoT data collection (e.g. OPC)



  • Minimum four-year B.S. engineering degree is required. Electrical or Computer Engineering is desirable.
  • 1-8 years firmware engineering experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Initiative to take ownership of product designs.
  • Possesses and applies a comprehensive knowledge of particular field of specialization to the completion of complex assignments. 
  • May cross fields.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Lincoln Electric is a $2.5B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 10,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 40 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. 

As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

Employment Status: Salary Full-Time 
Function: Research & Development 
Section:  Lincoln Cleveland (US10) 


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Controls Engineer, R&D Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Firmware, Engineer, Engineering, Technology

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