Principal Engineer - EMS Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Matchtech
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£40000 to £58000 Per year
Posted
12 May 2017
Closes
06 Jan 2018
Industry
Automotive
Discipline
Mechanical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Purpose

Lead control system specification, design and integration for all Engine Control related projects

Personal Specification



1 1st degree or equivalent in automotive, electrical/electronic, mechanical or control engineering.
2 Must have certain years relevant experience in an automotive environment
3 Maintaining and developing strong numeracy and literacy skills
4 Good logical reasoning and problem investigation/resolutionProven experience of working on Engine Control system projects.
5 Experience of specification and integration of at least one engine control system in a high volume automotive application.
6 Experience of design and implementation of engine control system software would be a distinct advantage.
7 Ideally experience of gasoline engine control systems but will also consider relevant diesel and other fuel applications.
8 Detailed understanding of full Control System development cycle.
9 Understanding of automotive sensor/actuator component requirements and specifications.
10 Proven experience generating FMEAs for automotive systems and utilising automotive industry quality tools.
11 Preferred working knowledge of Matlab/Simulink and calibration tools
12 Familiar with CAN analysis tools (e.g. Canalyser), calibration tools (INCA preferred), instrumentation and data loggers
13 Experience of Model Based System Engineering and SysML language would be an advantage.
14 Ability to work in cross functional teams.
15 Proven ability to overcome cultural barriers
16 Full UK driving license

Main Duties and Responsibilities



1 Lead small team to specify system requirements (functional and non-functional) for engine control system and components and develop associated DFMEA's and DVPs.
2 Specify engine control software functions and support prototype development for both conventional and New Energy powertrain.
3 Lead small team to carry out EMS integration activities and application at both engine and vehicle level.
4 Work closely with engine development and engine calibration teams to ensure delivery of complete system.
5 Support functional safety development and analysis.

Other Features of job



1 Lead a small Engine Control System team working with a much larger integrated multifunctional product team which is responsible for delivering complete gasoline engine systems.
2 Role based in the UK. Occasional travel to other CA sites and to visit suppliers is a requirement.
3 Must be eligible to work in the UK

Package : Competitive salary, negotiable depending on background and experience.

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