Company Profile: Our client's legacy of industry leadership dates back to 1925. They have a global footprint with product in more than 180 countries. They are among Interbrand's Top 100 Global Brands and recognized as one of Barron's World's Most Respected Companies. More than 300 products make up the most diverse product line in the industry.
Job Location: Cambridgeshire
Job Position: Electronic Control Systems Engineer
Job Status: Contract
Job Profile: The successful applicant for this position will join the European Machine Systems team, who are responsible for machine control system development for all European designed machines and will be heavily involved in the design and development of the control systems. This position offers the opportunity to work on cutting edge machine control system technology for the wheeled excavator.
Essential Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
Good technical background (good technical degree preferred in mechanical, electronic, electrical, control systems or automotive engineering).
Matlab Simulink and Stateflow experience.
Knowledge / experience of vehicle control systems and / or the development process for real-time control systems.
Ability to translate customer requirements and objectives into production-ready software models.
Ability to document complex technical concepts accurately and concisely.
Excellent communications skills.
Strong customer focus.
C Programming Language.
Development and evolution of software models using Matlab Simulink and Stateflow.
Development of test harness to enable automated HIL verification of control models.
Troubleshoot and resolve electronics / control system issues encountered during build and test of machines. Interface between user areas and electronics system development engineers to implement solutions to affected users.
Conduct control system tuning/calibration activities on test bench or on machine to achieve desired system performance.
Compile subsystem software libraries
Rate: Up to £38 per hour on a limited company basis