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Paul Robson

Senior Consultant
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Paul specialises in sourcing product development professionals within all areas of the transportation and scientific sectors and excels at identifying high-value candidates at all stages of their careers.

He has a PhD in Electric Drives for Aerospace Applications, 11 years’ experience working on high profile automotive and motorsport projects, with a notable specialism in high performance electric machines.

Paul is also a former organising committee member of the UK Magnetics Society. Paul utilises his wealth of industry experience to source hard-to-find individuals who possess the technical skills, experience and personal attributes required for specialist product development roles.

His knowledge of the challenges prevalent in product development, the wider marketplace, understanding of client specifications and ability to develop long-term relationships enables him to truly understand and deliver to his customer needs.

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Power Electronics Engineer / Senior Engineer

Power Electronics Engineer / Senior Engineer - Leamington - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Power Electronics Engineer is required for a thriving automotive engineering consultancy at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle design and development. The successful candidate will lead the engineering of innovative powertrain applications over a wide and successful product range. As Power Electronics Engineer - you will be required to Design and deliver motor control power electronics for a variety of customer applications. Capture and manage inverter hardware requirements, developing into specifications; schematics; PCB layouts and drawings, ensuring alignment between internal team(s), suppliers and the customer. Design and develop inverter hardware, including gate drivers; control boards; DC link components and selection and characterisation of power modules. Use intelligent design to deliver modular and scalable solutions; often based on internal inverter platform development. Management and definition of inverter mechanical interfaces and requirements, to include thermal system. Develop customer inverter components to the agreed requirements and processes, from concept level through to production. Contribute to system and lead inverter-level safety case development, and follow industry standard techniques to ensure a robust design, e.g. FMEA. Manage interfaces between the inverter and the rest of the e-powertrain system. As Power Electronics Engineer - you will need Degree or equivalent in a relevant Engineering or Science related discipline. Demonstrable power electronics design experience in an automotive or similar engineering environment. Experience of developing inverters for production applications and understanding their interfaces and integration into the powertrain system(s) and vehicle. Knowledge of inverter Specification; Requirements Capture/Management. Strong background and knowledge of power electronics, analogue and digital circuits and schematic capture and development. Familiar with IGBT and future power switching technologies. Solid understanding of asynchronous and synchronous motor control theory, and motor position sensing technologies. Suitably qualified and experienced Power Electronics Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Senior Simulation Engineer

Senior Simulation Engineer - Coventry - £ to 45K DOE - Permanent This is a great opportunity for a talented and ambitious Simulation Engineer to work for a company renowned for delivering technologically innovative engineering solutions across industry sectors. As Senior Simulation Engineer you will maintain, develop and provide users with support for the deployment and use of in-house design and simulation software for bearings and bushes. The role involves using simulation techniques to solve customer issues/concerns. The successful applicant will be able to work with a high level of technical accuracy and have the ability to provide a customer-focused service. The candidate may be from an IT / Software or Engineering Science background, but must have a special interest in computer simulations and software. Practical and theoretical knowledge of engines and components is desirable. Candidates will have at least two years post-qualification experience and experience in coding software (eg. C, FORTRAN, xml, VB, .NET) is essential. The Senior Simulation Engineer will assist in or lead the development of new simulation and design techniques. This includes maintaining and developing user interfaces to calculation modules, including pre and post processing, graphics, database and distribution. Suitably qualified and experienced Software Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Rugby, Warwickshire

Software Engineer - Battery and Hybrid systems

Software Engineer - Battery and Hybrid Systems - Permanent - Warwickshire - £ 35-45k DOE Our client is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. They are seeking a Software Engineer - Battery and Hybrid Systems. What you will do As Software Engineer - Battery and Hybrid Systems; Software simulation and modelling of electric vehicle propulsion systems, including hybrid control and battery management (BMS) strategies. Developing complex BMS and xEV control strategies. Automotive strategy development through prototype modelling, utilising MATLAB / Simulink / Stateflow Developing safety related control systems utilising ISO26262 methodologies. Supporting the generation of system and software level requirements. What you will need As Software Engineer - Battery and Hybrid Systems; Relevant engineering degree with a minimum of 2:1 or comparable qualification with relevant experience. MATLAB / Simulink/Stateflow skills for development of software control strategies and plant models. Demonstrable experience with working to full software V-Cycle. Appreciation of Functional Safety. In depth technical knowledge of at least some elements of electric/hybrid vehicle powertrains. Domain knowledge of vehicle propulsion batteries (including modelling of cells and battery management strategies). Be willing to travel and work flexibly. The job may also involve extended placements at customer facilities within the UK. Be willing to engage in the security clearance process for UK MOD contracts What you will get As Software Engineer - Battery and Hybrid Systems An excellent salary, flexible working & benefits. Career progression. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Software Engineers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson on +44 (0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter.

Permanent / Warwickshire, England

Senior Engineer - Control

Senior Engineer - Control - Leamington Spa - £ 45-50k DOE A Senior Engineer - Control is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering consultancy. Operating in a variety of sectors including supporting some of the world's premium car manufacturers, our client uses expert knowledge to provide a full product engineering and development service. As Senior Engineer - Control, you will work on the specification, design, development and calibration of driveline and transmission control systems. An increasing proportion of the work will be in the area of powertrain and hybrid technology. As Senior Engineer - Control - you will be required to Provide effective control engineering solutions to engineering challenges. Implement model-based design techniques for automotive applications. Manage the technical and commercial aspects of projects, including developing customer relationships. Take responsibility for delivery of key software components. Produce high quality documentation and communicate effectively to client companies. As Senior Engineer - Control you will have 1st Class Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. A sound understanding of vehicle systems and vehicle powertrain. An understanding of automatic transmission operation and the associated control requirements. A high level of skill in algorithm modelling ( MATLAB, Simulink, Stateflow) What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic high-profile projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Control Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Senior/Principal Hydraulic System Engineer

Senior / Principal Hydraulic Systems Engineer - Leamington Spa - £ DOE A Hydraulic Systems Engineer is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering consultancy. Operating in a variety of sectors including supporting some of the world's premium car manufacturers, our client uses expert knowledge to provide a full product engineering and development service. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer, you will work on the design, simulation and validation of hydraulic systems for transmission and driveline systems. An increasing proportion of the work will be in the area of powertrain and hybrid technology. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer - you will be required to Demonstrate a sound understanding of vehicle systems and vehicle powertrain. Specify, design and validate complex hydraulic components. Manage the technical and commercial aspects of projects as well as generating and maintaining customer relationships. Understand the principles of electronic control systems, which interface to hydraulic systems. Lead design and simulation reviews, concept generation and sign-off technical reports. As Hydraulic Systems Engineer you will have Knowledge of MATLAB\Simulink\Stateflow for algorithm design and model-based design techniques for automotive applications. Knowledge of Amesim / SimScape Hydraulics libraries is desirable. Experience of IS026262 / IS013849 / CANape and INCA advantageous. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Hydraulic Systems Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Software Engineer

Software Engineer - Midlands - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits An Software Engineer is required for a flourishing department working in the field of passenger and commercial vehicles. As the successful candidate you will work on the software design and development for a driverless passenger car project and a variety of exciting ADAS programmes. As Software Engineer - you will be required to Develop ADAS, V2X and autonomous driving system software. Support software architectural design and development. Develop software test and validation strategy. Contribute to algorithm development. Write and test code and support tool development As Software Engineer - you will have Real-time embedded software experience. Knowledge of C, C++, Python, MATLAB, Simulink. Experience of complex systems and implementation of mathematical algorithms. A proven ability to robustly document software development. What you will get: An excellent salary and benefits package, whilst working on highly-rewarding projects. Training, support and career advancement. Suitably qualified and experienced ADAS Software Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter . TMETC

Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands

Electric Powertrain - Power Electronics and Control Engineer

Lead Engineer - Power Electronics and Control - Powertrain - Coventry - £ Highly competitive DOE A Lead Engineer - Power Electronics and Control, is required to work on the development of new and highly innovative EV and hybrid vehicle programmes. This is an exceptional opportunity for a talented engineer to turn their ideas into reality, from blank page concepts to outstanding designs. As Lead Engineer - Power Electronics and Control - you will be required to Lead the development of Power Electronics and Control related activities, as part of automotive powertrain projects, for various new vehicle platforms. Provide effective technical management, analysis, planning, monitoring and design expertise in conjunction with all other related project areas. To provide specialist technical knowledge in the field of Power Electronics and Control for automotive traction applications. Work closely with current and future collaborative partners. To be responsible for test and development activities To disseminate project output by reports, presentations and other suitable methods. As Lead Engineer - Power Electronics and Control - you will have A degree in a relevant subject Experience of technical leadership of Power Electronic and Control development activities. The ability to manage multi-disciplined, complex, technical projects. The ability to supervise and support junior engineers. Suitably qualified and experienced Power Electronic and Control Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands

Software Developer - Vehicle Interior Functions

Software Developer -Vehicle Interior Functions - Midlands - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Software Developer is required for a flourishing department at the forefront of automotive design and development. The successful candidate will contribute to the engineering of high performance embedded systems for innovative applications including sports cars and special-purpose vehicles. As Software Developer - Vehicle Interior Functions you will Produce embedded software for 8-, 16- and 32-bit microcontrollers using established company design practices and software life-cycles in line with the ISO2001:2008 quality system and high integrity design standards; Interpret system requirements, in collaboration with systems and hardware engineers, to generate software requirements. Implement code using C/C++ programming languages, assembly language and automatic code generation from modelled environments; Generation and execution of test plans and reports at all levels of the "V" life cycle, including unit/structural tests, integration tests and verification/validation tests; Generation and formal review of technical documentation and artefacts from the design process; Participation in FMEA, HAZOP, FTA and other analysis techniques. As Software Developer- Vehicle Interior Functions you will have A Degree in an appropriate science or engineering discipline; Proven experience in a similar role within an embedded system product development environment; Experience of programming using C, C++ and assembly languages; Experience using requirements management and specification tools e.g. DOORS, Rhapsody, MKS Integrity and configuration management tools e.g. MKS and software analysis methodologies e.g. Yourdon SASD or UML; Experience in the use of model-based development tools e.g. Mathworks Simulink & Stateflow, dSpace TargetLink; Experience of AUTOSAR and software test verification tools; Experience with CAN based test tools e.g. CANalyser, CANape, CANoe; An ability to interpret circuit schematics and understand the basic operation of electronics hardware, especially microprocessor peripheral support circuitry; Good test and analysis skills and a high level of proficiency at written and verbal communication. A team player with the ability to work unsupervised and capable of contributing to multiple activities simultaneously. Suitably qualified and experienced Software Developers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Lichfield, Staffordshire

Electric Powertrain Battery Engineer

Lead Engineer - Battery Systems - Electric Powertrain - Coventry - £ Highly competitive DOE A Lead Engineer - Battery Systems is required to work on the development of new and highly innovative EV and hybrid vehicle programmes. This is an exceptional opportunity for a talented engineer to turn their ideas into reality, from blank page concepts to outstanding designs. As Lead Engineer - Battery Systems - you will be required to Lead the development of battery systems for various new vehicle platforms. Provide effective technical management, CAE analysis, planning, monitoring and battery design expertise in conjunction with other technical project leads. To provide specialist technical knowledge in the field of battery systems for hybrid and electric vehicles. Work closely with current and future collaborative partners. To be responsible for test and development activities To disseminate project output by reports, presentations and other suitable methods. As Lead Engineer - Battery Systems - you will have A degree in a relevant subject Experience of technical leadership in the battery systems field. The ability to manage multi-disciplined, complex, technical projects. The ability to supervise and support junior engineers. Suitably qualified and experienced Battery Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands

Software Engineer - Connected & Autonomous Vehicles (CAV)

Software Engineer - Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAV) - Permanent - Nuneaton - £ Competitive DOE Our client is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors. They are seeking a Software Engineer to help shape the Connected and Autonomous Vehicle technologies of the future. You will be a key part of a new team, supporting the full development of new and ground-breaking Autonomous Vehicles. Working on the full development cycle through the innovative application of cutting-edge technologies in the areas of perception, artificial intelligence, motion control and simulation. What you will do As Software Engineer (CAV); Develop software using a variety of languages, tools and targets. Contribute to the full lifecycle of projects for autonomous vehicles. Work closely with members of a multi-disciplinary team to deliver highly complex projects. Supporting trials of autonomous vehicles. Keep up to date with the latest developments in this fast-changing and exciting field. What you will need As Software Engineer (CAV); A degree in a relevant science or engineering discipline. Be proficient in at least one relevant software language. Have experience of solving real problems using well architected software solutions. A keen interest in autonomous vehicles, robotics or mechatronics. Good technical problem solving and algorithm development skills. Demonstration of creative thinking and openness to new ideas. What you will get As Software Engineer (CAV); An excellent salary, flexible working & benefits. Career progression. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Software Engineers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson or by emailing their CV and covering letter.

Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Electrical Design Engineer

Electrical Design Engineer - Hinckley - £ Competitive DOE An Electrical Design Engineer is required for a vehicle design and manufacturing company. This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly-talented individual to work on existing and future products of this iconic British motorcycle brand. As Electrical Design Engineer, you will have a vital, varied and exciting role developing the next generation of this well-loved and class-leading motorcycle. As Electrical Design Engineer - you will be required to Design and develop whole vehicle electrical circuits. Produce high level design and specification of a wide variety of electrical/electronic components and systems. Layout wiring harnesses and associated electrical systems on the motorcycle. Work alongside manufacturing departments and worldwide suppliers to ensure timely introduction of new components and systems. As Electrical Design Engineer - you will have A degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or equivalent experience. Strong communication and technical reporting skills, including the ability to communicate with overseas suppliers. A flexible approach and excellent troubleshooting skills. Experience in MATLAB, CAN, C is highly desirable. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Electrical Design Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Hinckley, Leicestershire

Systems Test & Validation Engineer

Systems Test and Validation Engineer - Hinckley - £ Competitive DOE A Systems Test and Validation Engineer is required for a vehicle design and manufacturing company. Highly-talented individuals are required to ensure the future growth of this iconic British motorcycle brand. As Systems Test and Validation Engineer, you will have a vital, varied and exciting role developing the next generation of this well-loved and class-leading motorcycle. As Systems Test and Validation Engineer - you will be required to Identify effective test strategies for a given component / system. Create appropriate test plans. Run manual and automated tests, collate and analyse results. Create functional specifications and other systems-related documents to a high standard. Conduct whole bike practical tests. Roll out software updates. As Systems Test and Validation Engineer - you will have A degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience. Experience in either a development or test automation role. Excellent trouble shooting skills. Experience in creating software test plans. Proficiency in C, C++, CAN highly desirable. What you will get: A competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Systems Test and Validation Engineer should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Hinckley, Leicestershire

Instrumentation & Control Engineer

Instrumentation and Control Engineer - Northampton - £ Competitive DOE This is a great opportunity for a talented and ambitious Instrumentation and Control Engineer to work for a company renowned for delivering technologically innovative engineering solutions across industry sectors. You will provide high-level electronic and electrical engineering support to the Build and Test department. This will include specifying, designing, building, commissioning, maintaining, fault-finding, repairing and calibrating instrumentation and control systems. You will work at an Engineer or Senior Engineer level. As Instrumentation and Control Engineer - you will be required to Support users of the engine and vehicle test facilities Work with customers to understand their needs and provide appropriate solutions. Specify and design bespoke electrical/electronic instrumentation or control equipment from first principles Build, install, commission and produce engineering documentation for this equipment. Follow structured fault-analysis techniques by applying a wide and high level understanding of electronics. Maintain and repair instrumentation and control equipment, including liaising with suppliers. As Instrumentation and Control Engineer - you will have Knowledge and experience of control engineering principles, e.g. PID tuning Prolonged demonstrated experience working in a test facility environment, preferably Automotive. Ideally experience of a mainstream programming language, eg. C, C++, Java, CAN, Flexray, PSPICE, PCB design, electric drive systems and microcontrollers. Suitably qualified and experienced Instrumentation and Control Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Northampton, Northamptonshire

Software Integration & Applications Engineer

Software Integration and Applications Engineer - Northampton - £Competitive DOE This is a great opportunity for a talented and ambitious Software Integration and Applications Engineer to work for a company renowned for delivering technologically innovative engineering solutions across industry sectors. Working within the Build and Test department, you will provide robust innovative software solutions at an Engineer or Senior Engineer level. As Software Integration and Applications Engineer - you will be required to Take the lead on technical improvement projects across the site providing best practice software related advice to others. Develop standalone software applications & utilities to facilitate efficiency improvement in day to day testing and data production & storage. Produce tailored applications to facilitate test cell automation, remote unmanned running and reliably transfer data to a centralised networked storage Investigate, support and resolve software related issues personally or by working with external suppliers. Support the specification, installation and commissioning of new equipment. Have responsibility for off-the-shelf software used on the test cell PC's. Define, develop & follow standards for code writing and test script writing. Work closely with the electronics based members of the I&C team to understand how the system hardware interacts with the system software. This is with a particular focus on being able to quickly identify if a problem is software or hardware based. As Software Integration and Applications Engineer - you will have Experience in automation control software and/or application development. Familiarity with the importance of modular code, validation and testing and comprehensive documentation. A proven record of software project management. The ability to think strategically and be business focused. Suitably qualified and experienced Software Integration and Application Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.

Permanent / Northampton, Northamptonshire

Functional Safety Engineer

Functional Safety Engineer - Electric Vehicle - South - £ to 70,000 DOE Do you go home with a sense of pride, having designed or developed something truly innovative? Do you get a sense of worth from your job that money just cannot buy? Are your big ideas constrained by narrow thinking? Perhaps it's time to think differently. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity. An experienced automotive Functional Safety Engineer is required for this very ambitious and successful organisation. The Functional Safety Engineer will be working on new passenger car projects from concept through to production within a multi-disciplinary team and will need to be a self-starter, confident in decision making with a can-do attitude. What you will do As Functional Safety Engineer; Have responsibility for delivering functional safety-related products according to cost, quality and operational targets in accordance with ISO26262 Communicate with the overall project team, engineering technical specialist support functions, clients and suppliers Support the wider team with regard to understanding and engineering according to international safety standards What you will need As Functional Safety Engineer; Degree qualification in Electronic/Software Engineering discipline Depth of experience and sound understanding of functional safety engineering within ISO26262 Experience of conducting/leading FMEAs Possess good communication and motivation skills Knowledge of model-based development using Matlab, hardware development or software development What you will get As Functional Safety Engineer; Experience of working on a project from concept stage. An excellent salary & benefits. Career progression. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Functional Safety Engineers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson on +44 (0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter.

Permanent / Swindon, Wiltshire

Lead Engineer & Domain Owner - ADAS - Electric Vehicle

Lead Engineer & Domain Owner - ADAS - Electric Vehicle - South West - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits As Lead Engineer you will own the delivery of the ADAS system. This vital role involves working with internal System, HW, SW, packaging, EDS, HMI teams and with suppliers (Tier 1 and 2) for the development, verification and validation of the unit / sub-system, followed by integration into the main electric vehicle architecture. As Lead Engineer & Domain Owner - ADAS, you will be required to: Capture functional and non-functional requirements. Specify, design, build and test, real time electronics systems from concept to production, directly or via Tier 1 suppliers. Work with Tier 1 suppliers and internal teams (System, HW, SW, Testing, Packaging etc..) for the Verification & Validation and integration development of the unit(s) into the main system Perform project planning and task prioritisation activities to support the project manager. Organise and run technical gate reviews. Demonstrate strong communication and supplier management skills. As Lead Engineer & Domain Owner - ADAS, you will have: A proven track records of requirement capturing (preferably using Doors) At least a Degree level qualification in a relevant Engineering Discipline. 5-10 years experience of development of electronics units, directly and via Tier 1 suppliers Some experience of hardware unit design and writing software, with a preference for embedded software/firmware. An understanding of Robust Design methods, FMEAs, QMS. Significant experience/appreciation of quality and process assurance. What you will get: An excellent salary and benefits package, whilst working on a highly-rewarding project. Training, support and career advancement. Suitably qualified and experienced ADAS Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Bristol, England

Principal Electric Machines Design Engineer

Principal Engineer - Electric Machines - Midlands - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Principal Engineer - Electric Machines is required for a flourishing department at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle design and development. The successful candidate will lead the engineering of highly innovative powertrain applications. As Principal Engineer - Electric Machines - you will be required to Interpret machine requirements in collaboration with systems, hardware and mechanical engineers to generate detailed formal specifications. Conceptually design, from first principles, permanent magnet, reluctance and induction machine types. Progress designs from ideas to prototypes with the development of detailed models. Including establishing and maintaining specialist design and simulation tools. Manage the prototype build, testing and validation. Including resolving manufacturing and performance issues. Supervise technical support staff during machine assembly and test. Support business development teams in winning new business, representing the company at supplier, partner and customer locations. Generate technical documentation. As Principal Engineer - Electric Machines- you will need An Engineering degree or equivalent. Relevant postgraduate training highly advantageous. Experience of quick-sizing with emphasis on electromagnetic and thermal performance of electric machines. A detailed understanding of a range of electric machine topologies, typically including permanent magnet, reluctance and induction machine types. Experience and familiarity with a range of electromagnetic FEA tools. Demonstrable experience in the mechanical design and manufacturing considerations of electric machines. The ability to think creatively to maximise the performance benefits of new materials, applications and constructional techniques. Suitably qualified and experienced Electric Machine Design Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Lichfield, Staffordshire

Senior Software Engineer - Electric Vehicles

Senior Software Engineer - Electric Vehicle - South - £36-£55K DOE Your automotive job - does it allow you to do the undo-able? To achieve the unachievable? Or to engineer the impossible? Do you go home with a sense of pride, having designed or developed something truly innovative? Do you get a sense of worth from your job that money just cannot buy? Are your big ideas constrained by narrow thinking? Perhaps it's time to think differently. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity for automotive engineers. We are seeking visionary design and development engineers who possess the drive and desire to do things, differently. If this is you, perhaps it is finally time to think the unthinkable and move to a new automotive role…only better. What you will do As Senior Software Engineer; Create and develop embedded motor control software with a particular focus on system architecture, implementation and verification. Drive the technical direction for new developments and ensure our software is developed both efficiently and to our software quality requirements. Leading code and design review activities. Working with hardware, mechanical and other engineering disciplines to solve complex system level problems and find software solutions. Documenting software requirements and architecture. Generating of test specifications to ensure product reliability and robustness at key stages during code development. This includes the development of test environments including simulation, emulation and hardware/test equipment interactions. What you will need As Senior Software Engineer; Minimum BEng/MEng degree in Electronic Engineering or other relevant discipline with industrial experience in a relevant industry. In depth knowledge of common software design methodologies and embedded software development in assembler and C. Familiar with the requirements for 'hard real time' embedded software applications and demonstrable experience of working within real time constraints. Ability to derive software requirements from product level requirements and derive own requirements when limited information is available. Detailed knowledge of low-level embedded microcontroller-based motor control systems and associated power systems. Significant experience of developing for ARM platforms including the Cortex M series. In depth understanding and application of version control systems, ideally Git. Use of lab equipment to set up experiments and to take precise measurements. Good understanding of basic hardware and its interfacing to software systems. Desirable: Experience with Atlassian tools (JIRA, Fisheye, Crucible etc.) Extensive experience of low level device driver software, boot code and bootloader system development. What you will get As Senior Software Engineer; Experience of working on a project from concept stage. An excellent salary & benefits. Career progression. Applications Suitably qualified and experienced Senior Software Engineers should apply today by either calling Paul Robson on +44 (0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter.

Permanent / South West England, England

Chief Engineer (Embedded Automotive Controllers)

Chief Engineer (Automotive Controllers), £ Highly Competitive , Nuneaton A Chief Engineer is required for a highly-regarded transmission and driveline company. This is an exciting and vital senior management role with responsibility for defining the strategy in relation to Electronic Hardware Design and Embedded Software. The role involves work on both R&D and client specific projects, including hybrid and electric vehicle applications, with responsibility for overall commercial success. Customer relationship management and business development is a key part of the role. The Chief Engineer is responsible for coordinating input for proposals and quotes through to submission and follow up response. Additionally, facilitating the translation of customer requirements and design parameters into technical and support requirements, including reviewing risks, issues and ensuring the right technical team is in place for each project. Candidate requirements and experience for this Chief Engineer role: Honours Degree qualified Depth of experience in automotive analogue and digital design Designing with Freescale/NXP processors or equivalent Use of appropriate simulation tools Production of product documentation such as pinouts, hw/sw interface Good understanding of ISO26262 and system analysis such as FMEA / HAZOP Production of specifications of circuitry for 3rd party manufacture Low-level programming skills in C would be useful This is an excellent career opportunity and in addition the successful candidate can expect: A very competitive salary and bonus Pension, life assurance and private health care The opportunity to influence the business direction and grow the role Suitably qualified and experienced Principal and Chief Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Controls and Calibration Engineer

Controls and Calibration Engineer - Wrexham - £ 40-50k DOE + Excellent benefits A Controls and Calibration Engineer is required for a world class, technology business. Reporting to the Principal Controls Development Engineer this vital role will allow the successful applicant to deliver and shape the next generation of vehicle systems. As Controls and Calibration Engineer - you will be required to Create and perform in vehicle and rig based gearbox calibration Requirements capture, specification building and development of transmissions control systems for vehicles Development of control strategies to maximise shift quality and fuel-efficiency Analysis and interpretation of vehicle and rig based data Assist with rig and vehicle testing Work closely with the mechanical design team to ensure seamless integration of mechanical and control systems Liaison with hardware and software suppliers As Controls and Calibration Engineer- you will have A degree level qualification in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Vehicle Engineering or Mechatronics (or equivalent experience) Experience in the calibration of vehicle control systems, eg. Powertrain or chassis. Knowledge of Automotive electronics, including sensors, control units (ECU and TCU's) and vehicle diagnostics Experience of CAN based vehicle systems and associated tools i.e. CAN analysis software Experience of engineering processes eg. FMEA, software development processes, 8D Able to plan and organise work schedules to meet deadlines Competent and logical problem solving techniques Proficient in the use of Microsoft office applications What you will get: An excellent salary and benefits package, whilst working on highly-rewarding projects. Training, support and career advancement. Suitably qualified and experienced Control and Calibration Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Wrexham, Wales

Lead Powertrain Engineer - Electric Machine

Lead Engineer - Electric Machines - Powertrain - Coventry - £ Highly competitive DOE A Lead Engineer - Electric Machines is required to work on the development of new and highly innovative EV and hybrid vehicle programmes. This is an exceptional opportunity for a talented engineer to turn their ideas into reality, from blank page concepts to outstanding designs. As Lead Engineer - Electric Machines - you will be required to Lead the development of Electric Machines for various new vehicle platforms. Provide effective technical management, analysis, planning, monitoring and design expertise in conjunction with all other related project areas. To provide specialist technical knowledge in the field of electric machines for automotive traction applications. Work closely with current and future collaborative partners. To be responsible for test and development activities To disseminate project output by reports, presentations and other suitable methods. As Lead Engineer - Electric Machines - you will have A degree in a relevant subject Experience of technical leadership of electric machine designs and deliverables. The ability to manage multi-disciplined, complex, technical projects. The ability to supervise and support junior engineers. Suitably qualified and experienced Electric Machine Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter .

Permanent / Coventry, West Midlands