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Senior Control Systems Engineer

Senior Control Systems Engineer

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Hernshead Recruitment

My client supports a variety of programmes including full works teams in international race and rally series. Their Technicians, Mechanics, Fabricators and Engineers all work together every step of the way with one goal; to win.

My client is seeking a talented and motivated Control Systems Engineer to join their team of engineers developing and supporting electrical & electronic solutions use on our race, rally and road projects.  This role will work alongside other departments in a highly dynamic environment and will be responsible for embedded software, control strategies and overall electrical and electronic implementation in their products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Select hardware, allocate I/O and software design and development
  • Commissioning and testing SIL and HIL systems
  • Function and model development in Matlab Simulink
  • Work together with electrical department to specify requirements for looms
  • Calibration and tuning strategies for race & rally use
  • Development & operation of test rigs
  • Development of  PC tools to assist race & rally engineers

Skills Required:

  • Multiple years of experience in function development and application within motorsports
  • Strong automotive or motorsport understanding of electronics and embedded systems
  • Good all-round technology knowledge and experience, especially full powertrain operating principles and calibration
  • Experience in model based software development using MATLAB & Simulink and setting up cross compilers and tool chains
  • Development of PC software in tools such as C# and Python
  • Experience of MIL, SIL & HIL testing
  • Understanding various communication protocols and their limitations such as CAN, LIN & Ethernet
  • Experience in motorsport or automotive ECU and data loggers
  • Strong fault finding and working through problems methodically, both in hardware and software
  • Data analysis using time series data loggers and health checking of vehicles
  • EV systems & safe working practices an advantage
  • Awareness of ISO26262 and functional safety goals & methods
  • Willingness to travel and support cars on event or test
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£55000 Per YEAR
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