Hybrid Controls and Integration Engineer

Our Reference:J16660
Job Term:Permanent
Location:West Midlands
Salary:£40k
Job Category:Powertrain/Engines
Consultant: Adele Middlehurst
Email Address: amiddlehurst@contechs.co.uk
Phone: +44 (0)1268 582 900


Position Title: Hybrid Controls and Integration Engineer

Duration: Permanent

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 successful candidate will join a very dynamic team with a special enthusiasm to expand their technical knowledge and skills. The candidate will rotate amongst different projects to get an overview of the work undertaken within the Electronics and Controls department in areas such as hybrid and electric vehicles technologies as well as conventional powertrain technologies and advanced driver assistance systems. Data analysis and simulation as well as systems integration and calibration are some of the disciplines the candidate will have exposure to. A specific program for training and personal development will be given at the start.

Responsibilities
• Support customer and internal research projects
• Vehicle testing and calibration
• Electronic integration
• Powertrain systems modelling
• Data analysis
• Prepare presentation material

Profile
• Essential:
• Engineering/Science MSc Degree (or equivalent)
• Excellent problem solving skills
• Solid background in mathematics and physics
• Flexible, dynamic and self-motivated
• Proficient in MS Office

Preferable:
• Good automotive knowledge and motivation
• CAN tools (e.g. Canalyzer, Canoe)
• Matlab/Simulink experience
• Other programming languages, e.g. C++, Java
• Other simulation tools, e.g. client’s Cruise/Boost, Dymola
• Vehicle/Component testing experience
• SharePoint administration