Senior Controls Engineer

Senior Controls Engineer – Chelmsford – £45-58k DOE

A Senior Control Systems Engineer is required for a company that is pioneering a novel approach to automotive electrification. Using the latest electric drive and vehicle control technology you will work on advanced R&D and customer projects. Your focus will be on developing whole vehicle models to support control software development, testing and validation. This is a hands-on role for an engineer who enjoys designing and implementing control software & simulation models, as well as the creative problem solving, and testing required to ensure they function as intended.

As Senior Controls Engineer – you will be required to

Design, implement and test (utilizing MIL/SIL/in-vehicle validation) control software using a model-based development approach.
Design, implement and correlate BEV & HEV component and vehicle models for component sizing and performance analysis.
Support the transition of control systems software to clients.
Write relevant specifications, requirements and test plans / reports.
Maintain good relationships with suppliers and customers.
Evaluate the impact of work delays, interruptions or changes in plans to develop an appropriate course of action.
Seeing projects through from conception to handover.
Take part in design reviews.
As Senior Control Systems Engineer – you will be

An experienced user of MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow for embedded control system design and validation, along with a familiarity with powertrain modelling.
Experienced with CCP & CAN based tools, e.g. INCA/CANape, CANalyzer, and CANbus
Experience and knowledge of whole vehicle electrical systems (high and low voltage)
Understanding and application of industry and safety standards relating to control systems (ISO 26262)
Proven track record in the effective delivery of technical objectives to quality and time targets
Enthusiastic to learn new disciplines and expand current technical and project knowledge
Self-motivated, creative and adaptive team player.
As Senior Controls Engineer – you will receive

An exceptional salary and benefits package, whilst working on innovative and rewarding products in a supportive team environment.
Suitably qualified and experienced Controls Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment (phone number removed)  or by emailing their CV and covering letter to .

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency