Motor Controls Senior Engineer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Automotive, Off highway, Rail, Truck & bus

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    £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Counselling

  • Contact:

    Tim Parkes

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    about 2 years ago

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Job title: Principal Engineer, Control Systems

Department: R&D Centre: Assemblies

Location: Birmingham

Hours of work: 37 hours a week

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £42,000-£53,000

Our Client has been manufacturing semiconductor products for over 60 years; providing IGBT, Bipolar, Power Assembly and Electric Vehicle System products to customers across the world. It is an exciting time to be joining Dynex as we are in a significant period of growth which is planned to continue. We are looking for a Principal Chip Design Engineer (IGBT & SiC) to join our R&D Centre.

The Role

This role is responsible for development of motor and electronics control, implementing control strategy and generation of software from Matlab-Simulink models. The engineer will be responsible for architectural review, system review, training and guidance of junior team members.

Key Fuctions:

  • Implementation of control software architecture, manage requirements development
  • Development and optimization of motor control algorithm, PWM algorithm and DCDC control algorithm
  • Development and optimization of motor drive system calibration and diagnosis method
  • Implementation of system integration and make specification of testing plan * Experience of system modelling using Matlab-Simulink and Autocode generation.
  • C code generation and use in a model based development environment.
  • Evaluate functional safety solution and ASIL decomposition solution
  • Implementation of Simulink model testing, SIL, PIL and etc. according to ISO26262 * Generation of traceability report and write documents

Experience required:

  • Minimum Bachelors degree in electronics/ electronics related discipline
  • Demonstrable extensive hardware development working experience in automotive Tier 1 supplier or OEM
  • Motor control development experience.
  • Experience with model based systems engineering and software development
  • Experience with CAN and other peripheral drivers
  • Familiar with Analog and digital circuit
  • Experience with safety critical code standard like MISRA C · Experience with embedded C programming
  • Experience with AUTOSAR and ISO26262
  • Experience with V model software testing process and version control
  • Experience with CAN testing tools, calibration protocol and tools
  • Experience with requirements management tool like DOORS etc
  • Experience with software architecture design tool like Rhapsody, PREEVision and etc.
  • Experience with functional safety software like Medini
  • SysML/UML modelling
  • FMEA Knowledge

Desirable Technical Skillset

  • Familiar with NXP or Infineon processors
  • FMEA awareness

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply, or send your CV or call on 01384 446145

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