about 1 year ago
POSTING END DATE: 05/06/2018
ADVERTISED SALARY: £36,500 - £51,500
LOCATION: West Midlands
This role is also eligible for other additional allowances to base salary.
Jaguar Land Rover will not support an application for visa sponsorship for this role and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.
An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll provide the power behind our vehicles working in our Powertrain Engineering team. You'll find the ideal balance between performance and sustainability, while responding to the environmental issues that shape our industry.
As Control System Development Lead Engineer you’ll be responsible for leading the design of real time control system functions and models for the Hybrid Vehicle Supervisory Controller using Matlab and Simulink. You'll be a key team leader of between 2 and 5 engineers delivering control system models for electric motor power control, vehicle state estimation, limit control and torque control for vehicles with electrified propulsion systems.
You'll work collaboratively with systems and calibration engineers in a lead role to derive requirements and designs for these functions. In addition you’ll be involved in the development of CAE tools to support control system development, create function level Failure Mode Avoidance documentation and present function level designs to Technical Specialists.
Day-to-day activities will include team leadership, technical meeting support, functional requirement analysis and Simulink model development to meet the requirements, and then software code generation for those models. Model reviews and quality checks of other engineer’s designs will also be included.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
You'll be passionate about creating and delivering new automotive technologies. You'll have several years strong experience of delivering complex, distributed control systems, including leading resolution of complex technical issues combined with extensive experience of Control System design with Matlab / Simulink. Experience in the automotive or OEM supplier industry is preferred in the software, control system design or engine calibration fields. You’ll have an Engineering degree, and be a person who has excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including strong influencing and engagement skills.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.
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