Software Engineer - Vehicle Systems

Software Engineer - Vehicle Systems

Job Title: Software Engineer - Vehicle Systems
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum
Reference: 894820_1526638854
Contact Name: Gintare Laboviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 18, 2018 11:20

Job Description

We are looking for a Vehicle Systems Software Engineer to join our Clients continuously growing Software Simulations and Modelling team. You'd be performing a key role at an automotive OEM, Tier 1 supplier or research environment developing battery management and control strategies for automotive applications.

Our Client is a global provider of pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors.

As a Vehicle Systems Software Engineer your responsibilities will be:
- Developing complex battery management and control strategies.
- Software simulation and modelling of electric vehicle propulsion systems including battery management, hybrid powertrain control and ancillary systems.
- Automotive strategy development through prototype modelling, utilising MATLAB / Simulink / Stateflow.
- Sizing and simulation of xEV drivetrains for proposals.
- Developing safety-related control systems.
- Supporting the generation of system and software level requirements.

To be suitable for this role you will be experienced in:
- MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow skills for the development of software control strategies and plant models.
- Domain knowledge of vehicle propulsion batteries (including modelling of cells and battery management strategies).
- In-depth technical knowledge of at least some elements of electric/hybrid vehicle powertrains.
- Working with requirements and contributing to requirements capture at system and software level.
- Appreciation of Functional Safety.
- Relevant engineering degree with a minimum of 2:1 or comparable qualification with relevant experience.

Experience of any of the following would be beneficial:
- State of art technology awareness
- MIL, SIL and HIL validation methods.
- Broad understanding of Electrical and Electronic systems.
- Specific exposure to automotive functional safety (ISO26262).
- Working with configuration management and change management systems.
- Proficiency in C programming.

Software Engineer - Vehicle Systems
Location: Nuneaton, North Warwickshire
Salary: £28,000 - £44,000 DOE

Key Words: xEV, MATLAB, Simulink, Stateflow, Batteries, Hybrid, Modelling, Electric Vehicle, Vehicle Propulsion, Propulsion Systems, Simulations, BMS, C

If you desire to help shape journeys of the future, apply today!

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 role is a permanent position.

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