Software Engineer

Software Engineer

Job Title: Software Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894412_1517832363
Contact Name: Alex Ronald
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 05, 2018 12:06

Job Description

This is an outstanding opportunity for the very best Software Engineers to become part of an incredibly exciting international engineering business. We aim to provide creative engineering Solutions to complex problems where precision and speed of deployment are critical.
Pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors.
Are you an experienced Software Engineer looking for an exciting next step in your career? Maybe you are looking for more opportunities for development, or better chances for progression?
Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Software Engineer

Matlab/Simulink/Stateflow for development of software control strategies and plant models.
Demonstrable experience in working to full software V-Cycle.
Producing documentation to a high standard (e.g. design, analysis, results).
Working with requirements and contributing to requirements capture at system and software level.
Appreciation of Functional Safety.
Broad understanding of Electrical and Electronic systems.
Technical knowledge of main elements for electric/ hybrid vehicle powertrains.
Desirable experience for this role would include:
Development of electric vehicle control strategies in Simulink.
MIL, SIL and HIL validation methods.
Specific exposure to automotive functional safety (ISO26262).
Domain knowledge of vehicle propulsion systems and batteries (including modelling of cells and battery management strategies).
Working with configuration management and change management systems.
Proficiency in C or C++ programming.
Understanding of vehicle control architectures.
Understanding of vehicle network protocols (CAN, LIN).

Modelling electric/hybrid vehicle propulsion systems including hybrid powertrain control, ancillary system control and battery management strategies.
Developing complex control strategies utilising Matlab / Simulink / Stateflow.
Developing safety related control systems utilising ISO26262 methodologies.
Supporting the generation of system and software level requirements.
Realising control strategies onto rapid prototyping hardware and design proving using Hardware in the Loop (HIL) facilities.
Conducting prototype integration and testing on full scale prototype vehicles.

Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Software Engineer
Midlands UK
Salary Dep on Exp

Relevant engineering degree (e.g. Electrical / Electronic engineering, systems engineering, automotive engineering, applied mathematics or similar) or
Higher degree (relevant M.Sc., Eng D or Ph.D.)

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability to Alex Ronald MREC.

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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
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