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Controls Engineer

Posted 30 April 2024
Salary flexi time, EV lease, 22 days hol, Pension
Job type Permanent
Discipline Connected Car Systems
Contact NameDanielle White

Job description

Position Title: Controls Engineer

Location: Coventry

Position Type: Permanent

Salary: Competitive salary + Flexi time, private medical, pension, 22days holiday, EV lease scheme, professional membership

My client is one of the world's leading mobility technology companies for development, simulation and testing in the automotive industry, and in other sectors. An exciting opportunity has developed for a Controls Engineer, the role requires working with other team members and the customer to deliver controls and powertrain engineering projects according to the plan.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Support process for powertrain control requirements development.
  • Design, simulate, implement, debug, test and research control and estimation algorithms for various electrical, mechanical, and thermal systems in powertrain systems.
  • Engage with suppliers and other stake holders to review hardware and software attributes.
  • Develop the Software and Controls for the electrified powertrain.


  • Engineering/Science Degree (or equivalent).
  • Automotive engineering knowledge/experience in design and validation for electrified powertrain systems.
  • Experience of automotive control systems software development, data logging and calibration tools.

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