Search Jobs

Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)


Hold CTRL to choose multiple sectors (up to 3)

Mechatronics Principal Engineer / Architect job in Peterborough

  • Show me jobs like this one
  • More jobs from this recruiter
  • Email this job to a friend
  • Print this job
Job Ref:  204562014
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Industry:  Civil and Structural
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  Cambridgeshire
City:  Peterborough
Post Code:  PE1
Salary:  £46830 - £58538/annum
10/10/2016 17:02
Our client, a major manufacturer based in Peterborough with a globally recognised brand, has just made available a permanent opportunity for a Mechatronics Principal Engineer / Architect to join their team, offering a salary, car allowance and bonus package in excess of £76,000, plus excellent benefits.

A unique and exciting opportunity to fulfil a senior and influential role to define the engine and afterteatment control strategies across a wide range of next generation engine platforms currently in or starting development.

The role is a critical and revered position within the Performance Systems team, a dynamic, exciting team which develops all aspects of real world engine performance from conceptual design to troubleshooting production issues.

The candidate will have the primary objective to lead and participate in cross functional teams to generate hardware and software/control specifications to ensure the superior performance, durability, quality, serviceability and emissions compliance of our products. A suitable candidate must have a high-level holistic view of a complex engine and aftertreatment systems and accordingly devise detailed performance trade-off studies both in simulation and test. Experience in control strategy development and dynamic system modelling is also essential.

Key Responsibilities of the Mechatronics Principal Engineer / Architect

* Liaise with all functional groups to generate performance specs and devise analyses to deliver engine architecture and controls solutions
* Define analysis work packages for team members to enable actuators, sensors and controls strategies selection
* Lead the development of simulation models to improve technical capabilities of the team
* Develop engine architecture cost and performance trade-offs for senior management review
* Provide technical support, coaching and development to team members
* Provide innovative control strategy product solutions, implement new sensor technology and simulation processes to remain at the cutting edge of off-highway powertrain development

Qualifications and Experience required for the Mechatronics Principal Engineer / Architect role

* Bachelors or Master's degree in an accredited Mechanical, Electrical and Electronic, or Control and Systems Engineering degree plus significant experience of engineering experience. A relevant doctorate degree in engineering plus sufficient industrial engineering experience will be considered
* Self-starter with the ability work with high level instruction, minimal detail breakdown and to be able to seek out relevant information, data and support from other engineering groups
* Strong verbal and written communication skills
* Experience in mechanical systems and statistical modelling in Matlab and Simulink
* Experience of complex control strategy definition
* Experience of leading a team or direct supervisory experience
* Good base knowledge mathematics, data analysis, numerical modelling and statistics
* Extensive understanding of control algorithms and logic
* Good base knowledge of internal combustion engines

Qualifications and Experience desired for the Mechatronics Principal Engineer / Architect role

* Experience of simulation modelling using GT Power, AVL Boost, Ricardo Wave
* Dynasty or equivalent 1-D modelling tools

* Experience of controls creation in Matlab Simulink, inc Stateflow and autocode
* Experience of machine / application operation, performance or controls
* Experience of working directly with customers and senior management
* 6 sigma experience (Black belt preferable, Green Belt minimum)
* Experience of software validation, preferably including SiL, HiL, test and field trials
* FMEA, DVP&R, Product risk assessment experience

To apply, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately
Copyright © Rengineeringjobs.com Job Board 2011  | Powered by JobMount Job Board Software