Lead Modeller

Lead Modeller

Job Title: Lead Modeller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: Bonus, Pension
Reference: 895104_1535558294
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2018 16:58

Job Description

Are you a Modelling Engineer looking to make the difference to the UKs Energy Infrastructure. Do you have experience developing in MATLAB and Simulink environments with an understanding of configuration and change management?

If so we want to hear from you as we are working with a public-private funded, non-profit organisation that seeks to leverage their core grant funding with the private sector to enhance capabilities and directly support innovators across the whole energy sector - from power, heat, transport and industry to energy infrastructure.

Offering a permanent role with the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology and a defined career path that could change the future of the British energy market.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

~Providing guidance to the model development team on issues around process, implementation.
~Work closely with the software tool lead to ensure the development of the model and the software tool are consistent and compatible with requirements.
~Translating designs and architecture ideas into testable (library object) models.
~Collecting, processing and managing data (quality) to support complex models.
~Supporting and leading others with developing test scenarios and procedures to explore different candidate architectures and design ideas.
~Producing analysis "insights" to inform the development team.
Through understanding, recommend changes, modifications and propose new ideas on both system design and model development and implementation.
~Support the development of a proprietary software tool by contributing knowledge and experience of how a user would need to interact with a tool to build effective results.

You will have the following experience

~Degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline (Software, systems, physical science, mathematics)
~Previous demonstrated ability to perform specific research leading to the specification and design of models.
~Experience of developing in MATLAB / Simulink environment is essential
~Proven understanding of configuration and change management is desired.
~Experience of structured databases (e.g. SQL) is advantageous.
~Previous experience in the energy sector, or related fields is advantageous.
~Previous experience of development using agile (sprint) methodologies is advantageous.
~Conceptualising new ideas, thinking differently and encouraging a creative culture
~Persuasive and approachable you are able to successfully manage relations with clients, colleagues and other stakeholders.

Title: Lead Modeller
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive + bonus, pension, 28 days holiday
Location: Birmingham

Key Skills

Model engineer, energy, MATLAB, Simulink, systems engineer, modelling

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.