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Head of Controls and Electronic Systems

  • Location: Thatcham
  • Salary: £Comp + Bens per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Function: Powertrain
  • Contact: Paul Branton
  • Contact Email: paul.branton@jonlee.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01268 455525
  • Expiry Date: 06 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 60967

Head of Controls and Electronic Systems

£Competitive plus benefits

Thatcham

Automotive

A Head of Control Systems is required to lead hardware and software architecture development, integration, commissioning, testing and sign-off of system and interactions within the vehicle powertrain. Candidates with experience of automotive control systems especially for transmissions would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, an award-winning transmission technology specialist based in Thatcham, requires a proactive Head of Controls and Electronic Systems to develop the hardware, software and controls for electrified and hybrid transmissions. As Head of Controls and Electronic Systems you will be required to:

  • Lead the development and integration of the transmission electrical and electronic architecture
  • Manage the testing, validation, debugging and troubleshooting of new product
  • Determine calibration development requirements (adjust system performance to meet attributes and targets)
  • Develop and support process for transmission systems development
  • Engage with external customers to determine systems requirements and specification
  • Engage with suppliers and other stakeholders to review hardware and software attributes

The Head of Controls and Electronic Systems should have the following skills or experience:

  • Degree qualified in an engineering related discipline
  • Automotive calibration process
  • Electrical circuit design and component selection
  • Functional safety, ISO26262, DFMEA
  • High voltage automotive electronics
  • Electromagnetic compatibility testing and certification, CE marking
  • Electronics manufacture technology
  • Vehicle system response (tip in/tip out, gearchange shift performance)
  • Energy management, transmission systems, engine systems and vehicle systems

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with electronic control software design and development experience to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Thatcham based transmission technology specialist will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as an Automotive Controls and Electronic Systems Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Head of Controls and Electronic Systems role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

 

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