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System Engineer – EV – Powertrain

System Engineer – EV – Powertrain

Job Title: System Engineer – EV – Powertrain
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Wiltshire
Salary: £dependent on proven experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PF4311
Contact Name: Paul Frisby
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2018 11:51

Job Description

Excellent opportunity for proven Systems Engineers to join a pure EV programme. You will be developing systems for a pure EV.  Develop system level architectural design and requirements for EV powertrain features.



  • Liaise with project level stakeholders to develop a common understanding of the requirements for powertrain related features and functions.
  • Analyse stakeholder requirements and use model based system engineering principles to produce system design solutions.
  • Generate textual top level requirements and decompose to implementation level hardware and software requirements specifications.
  • Develop system level integration and functional test strategy and define test specifications.
  • Work with Functional Safety team to develop and ensure compliance with safety requirements.


Ideal proven ability:

  • Degree in an Engineering discipline or equivalent.
  • Proven experience designing systems engineering solutions for complex interconnected systems, preferably in an automotive or aerospace environment.
  • Significant hands on experience generating text based system level requirements.
  • Experience of using model based system engineering principles and tools to analyse and decompose requirements.
  • Experience working with powertrain supervisory control systems preferred.
  • Working knowledge of embedded hardware and software.
  • Experience working with safety critical systems is preferred, specifically ISO26262.
  • Experience of working with formal requirement management tools such as DOORS.
  • Knowledge and execution of software quality and processes such as ASPICE.
  • Experience of FMEA Development and Reviews.


You will work on-site at a brand new purpose built facility tucked away in countryside famous for the landmarks of Isambard Brunel, who revolutionised modern engineering. The secluded rural location helps protect ideas and stay independently–minded.