Powertrain controls engineer

Arden White
Northampton, UK
12 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Powertrain Software Controls Engineer - Northampton - motorsport - £perm

This amazing long-term permanent role offers a unique opportunity to showcase your expertise and skills with a world leading Formula 1 business in Northamptonshire.You will be a key member within the team and the person that secures this position will be crucial to the success of this dynamic company on its race/road/hybrid projects.

What you will do:

·The Powertrain Software Controls Engineer role in Performance is responsible for Identifying, Specifying, Developing, Testing, Calibrating and Reviewing ideas that will lead to either performance or reliability improvement on the Power Unit. Eg any feature that result in a track performance gain such as fuel consumption, heat rejection, drivability or ease of use

·Develop and validate control systems using matlab, embedded C,HIL, SIL, Dyno Rigs, CAN and also P&E calibration equipment

What you will need:

·Min 2.1 degree in mechanical engineering

·Experience equivalent to at least 3 years in an automotive powertrain controls role with an emphasis on performance

·Be competent on one or more of the following systems; Matlab, C/C++, Visual studio, Assembler

·Be able to demonstrate control system definition, modelling and validation

·Understanding of software lifecycles - requirement, design, validation, test

What you will get:
  • Outstanding salary including extensive benefits package
  • Opportunity to join a multiple F1 championship winning engineering business with state of the art facilities including onsite subsidised restaurant, gym and parking
  • Work on state of the art performance engines with a team rather than corporate vibe


Please apply with updated CV and details of current rate/salary and notice period. If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted prior to submission. However please contact kevin harris on the email shown or 07498175341 if you have any questions.

If this role is not for you, but you know some who may be interested, please forward this email on to them. We offer a referral scheme.

Arden White is an equal opportunities employer. If you have any specific requirements or require assistance or reasonable adjustments to be made for you during the selection process due to disability or long-term health condition, we will do our best to assist you.

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