Graduate Control Systems Engineer

Advanced Technical Recruitment
£20000 - £45000/annum dependent upon experience
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Control Systems Engineer – Optical Systems – Cambridgeshire – IM265

Salary / benefits: c£26-30k

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time

Job Outline:

Owing to a successful period of growth, a market leader in optical components is now looking for a Graduate Real Time Control Systems Engineer.

AND a Senior Real Time Control Systems Engineer

Working within the engineering team, you will contribute to the development of Real-Time Control Systems.

The role will include modelling and characterisation of dynamic micromechanical systems, design and implement control schemes based on the models, and incorporate the control schemes into the final product.

Your primary duties will include modelling and characterisation of dynamic micromechanical systems.

You will design, implement, analyse and improve algorithms for embedded real-time multi-channel control systems.

In addition you will develop tools for selection of control parameters in production.

You will support the systems through production, into manufacture and post manufacture, including feature additions to existing systems.


As the successful candidate you will have studied control systems as part of your Degree, ideally within an Electronics / Electrical / Mechanical Engineering or Maths based Degree.

Preference will be given to those with some postgraduate experience in the same area.

Ideally you will also have some software experience, to support the implementation of control strategies into the systems.

Senior Engineers with significant experience sought for Senior Role.


You must be qualified to Degree level in Engineering, Electronics, Control Systems, Maths, Physics or similar subject.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK. Copies of passports / visa will be requested for verification.

Skills: Engineering, Systems, Real Time, Hardware, Software, Debugging, Matlab, C / C++.

Location: Cambridgeshire, commutable from Cambridge, Northampton, St Neots, Royston, Newmarket, Huntingdon, Ely