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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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Software Developer - Vehicle Interior Functions

Software Developer – Vehicle Interior Functions – Lichfield - £ 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. 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++, 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 . 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.

Permanent / Lichfield

Senior Functional Safety Engineer

Senior Functional Safety Engineer - Basildon - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits Our client is a leading engineering consultancy delivering engineering consultancy projects to a range of respected OEMs. A Functional Safety Engineer role now exists to act as a central Functional Safety expert across a broad range of consultancy projects. You will support the system engineers by taking responsibility for the Functional Safety deliverables As Senior Functional Safety Engineer - you will Lead the Functional Safety activities as appropriate to the project. This will include the following key activities: Understand intended functionality of systems in a broad automotive context. Generate the necessary Functional Safety documentation for the project following ISO26262: Fault-tree analysis, hazard analysis, technical safety concepts and requirements Lead Functional Safety reviews as needed both internally with the project team and with customers As Senior Functional Safety Engineer - you will have Minimum BSc or BEng (2:1) in Automotive, Electrical or equivalent Engineering Relevant professional engineering experience (ideally Systems Engineering) Experience of leading and delivering Functional Safety activities according to ISO26262 for production automotive projects Experience in conducting/leading FMEA, FTA, FMEDA activities Experience in development of either automotive powertrain control systems, high-voltage electrical power supplies, hybrid vehicles, ADAS features or similar technical fields Good communication skills Suitably qualified and experienced Functional Safety Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Basildon

Principal Hardware Engineer, Controls

Principal Hardware Engineer - Controls – Electric Vehicle Products – Birmingham - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Principal Hardware Engineer is required for a brand new automotive technology innovation centre, positioning itself at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle technology development. This is a fantastic opportunity to deliver the advanced engineering of EV and Hybrid vehicle products, for a wide range of global customers. You will lead and contribute to the development of the next-generation control hardware platform. As Principal Hardware Engineer – Controls you will be required to Lead and participate in model-based hardware development from high level architecture design through to implementation, setting up the work flow and providing engineering solutions to automotive industry standards. Approve MCU oriented hardware design and schematic, PCB and component selection review. Provide input requirements for design, analysis, simulation and testing. Generate technical specifications, proposals and other documentation. Support the Head of Department in determining the technology roadmap and specify development milestones. Present constructive ideas to both customers and internal teams. Mentor engineering staff and help grow the technical capability of the team Work alongside embedded software engineers to specify hardware architecture. Support functional safety engineers to evaluate functional safety performance of control hardware. Guarantee efficient circulation of technical information among departments. Actively communicate with external suppliers, universities, research institutes and clients. To keep in line with cutting-edge and future trending technology As Principal Hardware Engineer - Controls – you will have A degree / PhD in electronics or related discipline. Proven experience of hardware development experience in automotive Tier 1 supplier or OEM. A familiarity with NXP or Infineon processors and peripheral circuit design. Familiarity with ISO26262 hardware design and analysis and component selection. PCB design and ASIC circuit development experience. Ideally a knowledge of SPI, CAN, FlexRay, Ethernet communication circuit design, sensing signal interface, filtering and amplifying circuit development. Familiarity with resolver, encoder etc rotor position decoding circuit design Suitably qualified and experienced Hardware Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Birmingham

Principal Embedded Software Engineer

Principal Embedded Software Engineer – Electric Vehicle Products – Birmingham - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Principal Embedded Software Engineer, is required for a brand new automotive technology innovation centre, positioning itself at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle technology development. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to the advanced engineering of EV and Hybrid vehicle products, for a wide range of global customers. As Principal Embedded Software Engineer – you will be required to Lead and participate in software architecture design and the evaluation of different processor platforms and hardware architecture solutions. Take responsibility for the firmware development of the next generation systems based on the functional safety requirements. Design robust validation strategies for software integration and testing. Provide training and technical guidance to junior members of the team and assist in resolving technical issues faced by the software team. As Principal Embedded Software Engineer – you will have An Engineering degree in an electrical and electronic engineering discipline. Excellent C and assembly language programming techniques. Experience of significant project responsibility in an Automotive Tier1 supplier or OEM. Highly knowledgeable in the areas of microprocessors for automotive ECUs, AUTOSAR, ISO26262, software architecture design tools and Firmware development. An ability to work to the V model, with demonstrable experience in requirements capture. Suitably qualified and experienced Embedded 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 to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Birmingham

Senior Electric Machine Design Engineer

Senior Electric Machine Design Engineer – Automotive - Lichfield - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits This fantastic opportunity involves the design and development of high performance rotating electrical machines for innovative electric and hybrid powertrains. This role would suit an ambitious “hands on” engineer, desiring to work within a developing and globally-recognised department. As Senior Electric Machine Design Engineer – you will Interpret machine requirements in collaboration with systems, hardware and mechanical engineers to generate detailed formal specifications; Perform conceptual design from first principals applied to permanent magnet, reluctance and induction machine types; Progress machine designs from ideas to prototypes with the development of detailed models and supporting engineering documentation, through to participating in prototype build, testing and validation; Generate machine specific test plans, engineering documentation, coordinating investigations and undertaking analysis where necessary to resolve performance issues; Establish and maintain specialist design tools and methodologies to support electrical machine design; Supervising technical support staff during machine assembly and test; Support Business Development in winning new business, representing the Company at supplier, partner and customer locations, both in the UK and overseas; As Senior Electric Machine Design Engineer – you will need to demonstrate Experience of quick-sizing with emphasis on electromagnetic and thermal performance of electrical machines; Experience in designing and developing high performance brushless rotating electrical machines, typically including permanent magnet, reluctance and induction machine types; Experience and familiarity with using a range of electromagnetic FEA tools, and knowledge of the mechanical aspects that influence the design of rotating electrical machines. This would extend to a familiarity with CAD analysis tools; Experience of small to medium volume manufacturing and assembly techniques appropriate to rotating electrical machines; Good written and verbal communication skills. German language skills would be advantageous; 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 to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Lichfield

Functional Safety Engineer

Functional Safety Engineer – Basildon - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits Our client is a leading engineering consultancy developing the next generation of powertrains (hybrid, combustion engines, transmission, electric drive, batteries and software) for a range of customers, including prestige OEMs. A Functional Safety Engineer role now exists to act as a central Functional Safety expert across a broad range of consultancy projects. You will support the system engineers by taking responsibility for the Functional Safety deliverables As Functional Safety Engineer – you will Lead the Functional Safety activities as appropriate to the project. This will include the following key activities: Understand intended functionality of systems in a broad automotive context. Generate the necessary Functional Safety documentation for the project following ISO26262: Fault-tree analysis, hazard analysis, technical safety concepts and requirements Lead Functional Safety reviews as needed both internally with the project team and with customers As Functional Safety Engineer – you will have Minimum BSc or BEng (2:1) in Automotive, Electrical or equivalent Engineering Relevant professional engineering experience (ideally Systems Engineering) Experience of leading and delivering Functional Safety activities according to ISO26262 for production automotive projects Experience in conducting/leading FMEA, FTA, FMEDA activities Experience in development of either automotive powertrain control systems, high-voltage electrical power supplies, hybrid vehicles, ADAS features or similar technical fields Good communication skills Suitably qualified and experienced Functional Safety Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Basildon

Functional Safety Engineer

Functional Safety Engineer – Birmingham - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits DOE A Functional Safety Engineer is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering research centre. Our client uses expert knowledge to provide a highly-respected engineering development service for a class-leading OEM. You will take a principal role in the technical management of ISO26262 Functional Safety Projects. As Functional Safety Engineer - you will be required to Work on the concept and production development of ISO26262 Functional Safety Projects Create system requirements and analysis Define and analyse hardware requirements Specify and support software verification for systems up to and including ASIL D Level. Undertake DFMEA tasks at system and sub-system levels Support the implementation of Functional Safety requirements and associated diagnostics Mentor and training of staff as required. As Functional Safety Engineer you will have Proven experience of the development of functional safety in an automotive environment, following ISO26262. Good working knowledge of functional safety standards e.g. IEC61508, DO 178B/C, ISO26262. Some experience of developing associated diagnostic requirements and strategies associated with Functional Safety implementation. Preferred experience working with hybrid and battery electric vehicles. What you will get: A competitive salary and excellent benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Functional Safety Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Birmingham

Senior or Principal Electrical & Electronic Engineer

Senior / Principal Engineer – Automotive Electronics – Birmingham - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits DOE A Senior / Principal Engineer – Automotive Electronics is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering research centre. Our client uses expert knowledge to provide a highly-respected engineering development service for a class-leading OEM. As Senior / Principal Engineer – Automotive Electronics - you will be required to Support the development of Automotive Electronic Control Systems Support the development and delivery of electronic control architectures for diverse variants of powertrain architecture including hybrid vehicles. Support the build-up of an in-depth understanding of Electronic Powertrain Control System interactions across other vehicle systems Work within a team of engineers in the UK, and provide support to engineers based offshore Actively support effective communication with various teams to ensure that requirements are adequate and achievable. Working closely with the safety and diagnostic teams to ensure fault reaction strategy is both adequate and achievable Support the development of documented Test Procedures to effectively validate control strategies on both HiL Rig and prototype vehicles Work closely with multidiscipline teams to ensure right-first-time control systems. As Senior / Principal Engineer – Automotive Electronics you will have A minimum bachelor’s degree or equivalent in automotive, control systems or Electronics Extensive experience of both Engineering Calculations and Simulation Tools, such as Mathcad and PSpice. An excellent working knowledge of Automotive Sensors, electrically controlled Actuators, Automotive Electronic Controllers with up to date knowledge of Electronic Components. Hands on experience of Integrating them within defined Control Systems to exacting Requirements. A proven track record of successfully having worked on such systems. You will have a sound understanding of the constraints related to Electronic Powertrain Control Systems such as: drive-ability, performance capability (dynamic and fuel economy), emission and regulation constraints within the Global Automotive Market. What you will get: A competitive salary and excellent benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic facility. Suitably qualified and experienced Electronics Engineer should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Birmingham

Power Electronics Design Engineer

Power Electronics Design Engineer – Gateshead - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Power Electronics Design Engineer is required for a thriving electric drives company. The successful candidate will be responsible for design, developing, implementing and testing Power Electronic hardware and software solutions. You will work on a diverse range of cutting-edge applications, notably involving the application of electric drives for high speed electric machines. As Power Electronics Design Engineer – you will be required to Generate design solutions to meet the project requirements using prototyping, simulation, validation and test techniques. Ensuring that all Power Electronic design solutions are robust, reliable, meet the budgeted cost and are on time. Support related activities such as producing drawings and printed circuit board development. Liaise with test and production departments during product introduction process, including test rig design. Support with the installation and commissioning of equipment at the customers premises. Prepare materials for design reviews. Provide advice on all aspects of design and engineering to management and staff to ensure effective decision making. As Power Electronics Design Engineer - you will need A degree in Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering, with a focus on power electronics. Design and test experience of Power Electronic Converters (AC/AC, DC/DC, DC/AC) and/or Motor Drives. Be able to demonstrate experience in using simulation tools including Matlab/Simulink. Knowledge of Power Electronics Design, Analogue and Systems Engineering, Digital Electronics, System Simulation, Semiconductor Switching devices and thermal design, specification of electromagnetic assemblies. Knowledge of EMC and mitigation through design. Awareness of Embedded Systems and Control Engineering Applicants must have excellent communication skills, and potentially have gained experience in the automotive, rail, defence, energy and industrial power products industries. Suitably qualified and experienced Power Electronics 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 to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Gateshead

Operations Manager - Energy Innovation Centre

Operations Manager - Innovation Centre – Coventry - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits DOE An Operations Manager- Innovation Centre is required to manage the activities of a national facility for Battery Research. This cutting-edge R&D centre leads the development of battery technology including the design, manufacturing, testing and application of EV battery systems. You will ensure the facility delivers outstanding research, manufacturing and engineering support to all customers and stakeholders. As Operations Manager - Innovation Centre – you will be required to Provide operational leadership across the centre. Coordinate the day-to-day research planning, including activities related to a large number of collaborative projects and activities. Promote the centre and tour high-profile visitors and prestige clients. Help identify and meet the challenges that industry faces in relation to battery technology. Assist in the supervision of project engineers and PhD students. As Operations Manager - Innovation Centre – you will have Excellent organisational skills and technical credibility. The ability to bring the best out of industrial and academic partnerships. A good understanding of Health & Safety, specifically high voltage vehicles, vehicle workshops and electrochemistry processes. Suitably qualified and experienced candidates should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Coventry

Lead Engineer - Electromagnetic Systems

Lead Engineer – Electromagnetic Systems - Newcastle Upon Tyne - £ Exceptional DOE A Lead Engineer – Electromagnetic Systems is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering consultancy. Our client uses expert knowledge to design and manufacture electric drive technologies. This position will lead the electromagnetic design and development for electric vehicle systems across a wide range of sectors including prestige passenger car, aerospace, commercial vehicle, off-highway and agriculture applications. As Lead Engineer – Electromagnetic Systems - you will be required to Specify, design and simulate new electromagnetic drivetrain technologies including motor drive integration. Demonstrate a respected understanding of electric motor and inverter development and the associated electromagnetic analysis and simulation techniques. Lead design reviews of new and existing designs. Work with material suppliers to maximise the electromagnetic performance of designs. Approve drawings and Engineering Change Requests. As Lead Engineer – Electromagnetic Systems - you will have Experience working with academic and industrial partners in multi-disciplinary projects and delivering on time and on budget to a demonstrable high standard. Strong product development skills with the ability to propose ideas and get engagement from both industry and academia. Experience of presenting to industry peers. Strong technical and leadership qualities, and technical credibility within the electrification community. Strong analytical skills with an eye for detail Ability to work in cross-business teams and build a rapport with individuals from a variety of backgrounds Financial and business acumen. Excellent written and verbal communication skills Able to work to tight deadlines in a high-pressure environment What you will get: An exceptional salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects. Suitably qualified and experienced Electromagnetics Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Washington

Lead Engineer - Mechanical Systems

Lead Mechanical Design Engineer – EV Systems - Newcastle Upon Tyne - £ Exceptional DOE A Lead Mechanical Design Engineer is required for a highly respected and innovative engineering consultancy. Our client uses expert knowledge to design and manufacture electric drive technologies. This position will lead the mechanical design and development for electric vehicle systems across a wide range of sectors including prestige passenger car, aerospace, commercial vehicle, off-highway and agriculture applications. As Lead Mechanical Design Engineer – EV Systems - you will be required to Specify, design and simulate new transmission and drivetrain technologies including motor drive integration. Demonstrate a respected understanding of electric motor and inverter development and the associated mechanical analysis and simulation techniques. Lead design for manufacture review of new and existing designs. Lead prototype and production build programmes Approve drawing issue and Engineering Change Requests. As Lead Mechanical Design Engineer – EV Systems - you will have Experience working with academic and industrial partners in multi-disciplinary projects and delivering on time and on budget to a demonstrable high standard. Strong product development skills with the ability to propose ideas and get engagement from both industry and academia. Experience of presenting to industry peers. Strong technical and leadership qualities, and technical credibility within the electrification community. Strong analytical skills with an eye for detail Ability to work in cross-business teams and build a rapport with individuals from a variety of backgrounds Financial and business acumen. Excellent written and verbal communication skills Able to work to tight deadlines in a high-pressure environment What you will get: An exceptional salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects. Suitably qualified and experienced Mechanical 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 to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Washington

Chief Engineer - Electronics

Chief Engineer – Electronics – Nuneaton - £ Highly Competitive DOE A Chief Engineer – Electronics is required for a class-leading high-technology consultancy. Working with prestige and high-profile clients on cutting-edge products, you will deliver an exciting mix of class-leading technology on R&D and client specific projects. As Chief Engineer - Electronics – you will be required to Lead the specification, design and development of complex electronics products for the automotive and off-highway sectors, mainly within the Hybrid and Electric Vehicle arena. Be a hands-on technical focus for design and development activities. Define ECU and electronics strategy within the organisation Provide leadership and mentoring to a small and growing team of Electronics Engineers. Support the definition of the development processes to satisfy demanding automotive standards. To take products from concept, through the full design lifecycle, and participate in successful production launches. Deliver key components of high-technology projects. Be a high-achiever, with the vision, flexibility, determination and enthusiasm to succeed in a fast-paced development environment. As Chief Engineer – Electronics – you will have Extensive experience in automotive powertrain systems. Analogue and digital design expertise, ideally with an automotive pedigree. Proven background of designing with automotive-qualified processors or equivalent, a variety of switch-mode power supplies and a wide variety of I/O circuitry. Experience of taking complex electronics products into volume production. An innovative positive and can-do attitude Experience of applicable processes e.g. ISO26262 A high level of proven experience in embedded controllers and low-level software. The ability to be a confident communicator and demonstrate commercial awareness. What you will get: A highly competitive salary and benefits package, whilst working on exciting and dynamic projects in a fantastic new facility. The opportunity to influence some of the most ground-breaking vehicles in the automotive arena today. Suitably qualified and experienced 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 to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Lindley

Control Software Engineer

Control Software Engineer – Electric Vehicle Products – Birmingham - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Control Software Engineer is required for a brand new automotive technology innovation centre, positioning itself at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle technology development. This is a fantastic opportunity to deliver the advanced engineering of EV and Hybrid vehicle products, for a wide range of global customers. As Control Software Engineer you will be responsible for development of motor and power converter control strategies and generation of associated software. As Control Software Engineer you will be required to Develop and optimise motor control, PWM and DCDC control algorithms. Develop and optimise motor drive system calibration and diagnosis methods, ensure successful system integration and specify test and validation plans. Write C code or using Simulink code generation to generate production code Evaluate and implement functional safety and ASIL solutions, implementation of ISO26262 Generate reports and robust documentation. As Control Software Engineer – you will have Minimum of Bachelors degree in electronics/ electronics related discipline Automotive embedded software development experience in a powertrain, motor control and EV/Hybrid vehicle development environment. Low level driver development for microprocessors in Automotive ECUs Experience with safety critical code standard like MISRA C Excellent embedded C programming and assembly programming techniques. Suitably qualified and experienced Control 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 to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Birmingham

Head of Drive Technology Department

Head of Drive Technology – Electric Vehicle Products – Birmingham - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Head of Drive Technology is required for a brand new automotive technology innovation centre, positioning itself at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle technology development. This is a fantastic opportunity to deliver the advanced engineering of EV and Hybrid vehicle products, for a wide range of global customers. As Head of Drive Technology – you will be required to Lead the R&D activities of gate drive technology and product development from requirement to release, defining R&D processes and building development platforms. Lead the key activities during gate drive technology research, including conceptual design. Achieve targets of robustness, cost-effectivity, manufacturability and other requirements by detailed design, analysis, simulation, review, and verification down to each low-level system component. Guarantee the deliverables delivered are optimised, considering the trade-off of cost, size, mass, functional safety, EMC and efficiency; Define and manage the hardware R&D process and workflow that comply with automotive standard such as ISO26262 As Head of Drive Technology – you will have Demonstrable and extended experience in R&D of automotive electronic products and project management. A deep understanding of automotive electronic products design and test. Familiarity with automotive electronic hardware design processes. Experience to include active gate drive circuits, FPGA, PCB, ASIC, Motor Drive and SMPS design. Suitably qualified and experienced Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Birmingham

Senior Hardware Engineer, Controls

Senior Hardware Engineer - Controls – Electric Vehicle Products – Birmingham - £ Competitive + Excellent benefits A Senior Hardware Engineer is required for a brand new automotive technology innovation centre, positioning itself at the forefront of electric and hybrid vehicle technology development. This is a fantastic opportunity to deliver the advanced engineering of EV and Hybrid vehicle products, for a wide range of global customers. You will lead and contribute to the development of the next-generation control hardware platform. As Senior Hardware Engineer – Controls you will be required to Lead and participate in model-based hardware development from high level architecture design through to implementation, setting up the work flow and providing engineering solutions to automotive industry standards. Approve MCU oriented hardware design and schematic, PCB and component selection review. Provide input requirements for design, analysis, simulation and testing. Generate technical specifications, proposals and other documentation. Support the Head of Department in determining the technology roadmap and specify development milestones. Present constructive ideas to both customers and internal teams. Mentor engineering staff and help grow the technical capability of the team Work alongside embedded software engineers to specify hardware architecture. Support functional safety engineers to evaluate functional safety performance of control hardware. Guarantee efficient circulation of technical information among departments. Actively communicate with external suppliers, universities, research institutes and clients. To keep in line with cutting-edge and future trending technology As Senior Hardware Engineer - Controls – you will have A degree / PhD in electronics or related discipline. Proven experience of hardware development experience in automotive Tier 1 supplier or OEM. A familiarity with NXP or Infineon processors and peripheral circuit design. Familiarity with ISO26262 hardware design and analysis and component selection. PCB design and ASIC circuit development experience. Ideally a knowledge of SPI, CAN, FlexRay, Ethernet communication circuit design, sensing signal interface, filtering and amplifying circuit development. Familiarity with resolver, encoder etc rotor position decoding circuit design Suitably qualified and experienced Hardware Engineers should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Birmingham

Innovation Manager

Innovation Manager – Advanced Automotive Technology - Coventry - £ Competitive DOE An Innovation Manager is required to help meet the opportunity arising from new technology supply chains, principally electrification (batteries, motors and power electronics), but also for Connected Autonomous Vehicles (CAV) for our high-profile client. The ideal candidate will be a respected practitioner and have a background in the automotive supply chain. You should have proven ability to deliver, to client satisfaction, innovative solutions and have industrial / commercial experience or previous high- level interaction with companies (ideally Mid-Caps and SMEs) or other user organisations. As Innovation Manager – Advanced Automotive Technology – you will be required to Engage with Mid-Caps and SMEs to support project delivery, promote and promulgate the supporting activities and ensure the monitoring and reporting of outcomes. To provide specialist technology-based guidance to Mid-Caps and SMEs, giving them a technology led competitive advantage through the implementation of new solutions. Act as an interface between Mid-Caps and SMEs and academic research groups. Provide Mid-Caps and SMEs with access to a range of technology work streams and subsequent new opportunities for innovative products. Raise awareness (running technology demonstrations, workshops and internships) and carrying out collaborative projects (delivery and project management where Mid-Caps and SMEs realise ideas and adopt new technologies). To develop, manage and maintain client relationships to ensure that the solution is sourced / implemented and that business engagements and other KPI measures are accurately recorded. To identify, write and manage complimentary SME project funding applications. Transfer automotive technology and know-how into other sectors (e.g. aerospace…) Develop, grow and anchor supply chain capability within the UK. As Innovation Manager – Advanced Automotive Technology – you will have Honours degree or equivalent experience. Management or technology consulting experience. Experience of industrial / academic collaboration. Proven experience of project management, planning, resource allocation and reporting. The ability to demonstrate a high level of organisational ability. An enthusiastic and energetic personality. Suitably qualified and experienced candidates should apply today by contacting Paul Robson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment +44(0)1384 446146 or by emailing their CV and covering letter to paul.robson@jonlee.co.uk. 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.

Permanent / Coventry

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