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Senior Design Engineer Electronic Control System

Senior Design Engineer Electronic Control System

Job Title: Senior Design Engineer Electronic Control System
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester
Salary: Competitive Salary
Reference: PW-4395
Contact Name: Paris williams
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Job Published: June 14, 2019 08:51

Job Description

Our client is a British OEM and is famous for building iconic motorcycles. Through bold design, purposeful engineering and a genuine passion for the ride, they create distinctive motorcycles and aim to make the best in the world. 

Due to growth and development of the business our client is recruiting an Senior Design Engineer to work in the Electronic Control Systems team.

This role will involve systems design across a wide range of functions (including the capturing, elicitation and management of requirements) and working closely with worldwide base of suppliers to ensure the technological requirements for the next generation of motorcycles are met.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Design of Electronic Control Systems for use in chassis, powertrain, suspension or HMI systems. Consideration given to specific areas or more general systems design.
-  Design, verify and validate systems to meet Functional Safety Goals.
-  Support generation of Safety Cases.
-  Model systems for approval with product planning.
-  Elicit and manage requirements.
-  Design for re-use across multiple models and variants.
-  High level design and specification of a wide variety of electrical / electronic components.
-  Regular liaison with project managers, manufacturing departments and chassis / powertrain / EDS / Functional Safety teams.
-  Work with existing worldwide suppliers and identify potential new suppliers to ensure timely introduction of new ECU’s.
-  Review of technical reports.
-  Continually improvement to advance design procedures, advise best practice and improve efficiency.

- BEng or MEng in Electrical / ElectronicEngineering or Systems Engineering, and relevant experience.
- Proficient in Systems design –modelling (UML / SYSML), controlstheory, requirements capture /management and test case generation.
- Proficient on Matlab, SimulinkStateflow, autocoding and debugging on target hardware.
- Knowledge of embedded C programming and structured design
- Proficient in Microsoft packages including Excel, Word and Outlook.
- Excellent trouble shooting skills.
- Specific interests in full vehicle control, electrification, safety critical systems, or cyber security or user interface design etc