Senior Control Systems Engineer

F10 Search & Selection Limited
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Senior Control Systems engineer
Location: Stevenage (Hertfordshire)
Salary:Up to £50,000 P/A plus bonus (overtime / flexi-time, depending on experience) and benefits such as Pension and holiday pay

Systems design | Servo control |systems engineering | control system | vector control (TVC) | Divert Attitude and Control Systems (DACS)

The Role
An excellent opportunity has arisen with an organisation based in Hertfordshire, who are looking for an experienced Senior Control Systems Engineer who will take responsibility for actuation servo control systems design and performance modelling, generation of control algorithms and conduction of model validation testing on hardware.

The successful candidate will be involved with both R&D programmes and major development contracts, where they will be required to represent the team at design reviews and work directly for the project leaders who are your primary customers.

The company offer excellent training and development opportunities as well as future advancement. They also offer an excellent working environment following significant investment in new property and a superb benefits package.

To develop and deliver actuation systems, such as:
*Fin actuation systems
*Gimbals systems
*Reaction control systems, for example thrust vector control (TVC) systems, Divert Attitude and
Control Systems (DACS)
*Control surface deployment mechanisms

Requirements / Skills:
*Ideally, You will have a working knowledge of electrical machines, electrical position sensors and
*You will have degree qualified in relevant discipline (Engineering Council approved and post graduate
MSc desirable)
*You will have Industrial experience with technical responsibility for the development of discrete
feedback controllers
*You will have experience in systems modelling including mechanical, electro-mechanical & electrical
*You will have recent experience in Matlab/Simulink
*You will have good understanding of motor design principles
*You will have working knowledge of digital signal controller microprocessors
*You will have the ability to communicate and influence at all levels of the hierarchy through
presentations, verbally and via written reports
*You will have the ability to plan and achieve the delivery of tasks to schedule

The F10 Group offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment.

Due to the nature of the work involved at this company, you will have to be a UK citizen, and will have to have resided in the UK for the last 5 years.