Control and Software Development Engineer

Our Reference:J16632
Job Term:Permanent
Location:West Midlands
Salary:£40k
Job Category:Software, Electronics & Controls
Consultant: Adele Middlehurst
Email Address: amiddlehurst@contechs.co.uk
Phone: +44 (0)1268 582 900


Position Title: Control Engineer

Duration: Permanent

Department: Electrification

Location: Coventry


Our client is the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains (hybrid, combustion engines, transmission, electric drive, batteries and software) for passenger cars, trucks and large engines. The client is also the world's largest independent company for the development of powertrain systems as well as instrumentation and test systems. Our engineers work with leading edge tools and technologies to help our customers develop world class products. We develop our people to be experts in both the underlying powertrain technologies and the tools that enable their development. Our client is looking for a control and software development engineer for transmission controls.

Responsibilities
• Requirements elicitation
• Control algorithm design and implementation
• Simulation and real time embedded software test, including MiL, SiL, HiL, test rig and vehicle testing
• Documentation
• Interaction within the global teams

Profile
Essential:
• Graduated from a degree course in an engineering or automotive discipline
• Knowledge of MatLab/Simulink/Stateflow
• Understanding of control theory
• Understanding of real time embedded control
• English language (spoken and written)
• Driving licence valid for driving in the UK
Preferable:
• Knowledge of Transmission and/or Hybrid Control
• Knowledge of FMEA and Functional Safety
• Knowledge of automotive software development process
• Knowledge of C programming
• A second language