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HIL Software Test Engineer

Posted 10 November 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline EV & Electrical Systems
Contact NameAndrei Radu

Job description

Order Ref: 55755

Position Title: HIL Software Test Engineer

Duration: 12 Month Rolling Contract

Location: Dunton, Essex

Division: Product Development

Position Description:

  • HIL software test engineer
  • Design and execution of automated tests on a Powertrain Controls Hardware In the Loop Test rig.

Skills Required:

  • Strong software development skills in the field of automation scripting
  • Proven experience and skill in using dSpace HIL rig software (Control Desk, Automation desk) or equivalent (e.g. ETAS lab car)
  • Vehicle electrical architecture knowledge
  • Powertrain Controls domain knowledge i.e. the control operations of a diesel and electric engines.
  • Python or similar scripting highly desirable
  • Ability to use calibration tools such as ATI Vision, ETAS INCA, Vector CAN tools etc.
  • A good understanding of Mathworks tools.
  • Good debugging and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to represent work in a global team.

Skills Preferred:

  • A good understanding of Powertrain controls embedded software.
  • A good understanding of engine controls
  • Design and development of control systems or plant model systems in Simulink
  • The design and commissioning of Hardware In the Loop test rigs.
  • Use of version control systems e.g. Accurev or SVN.

Experience Required:

  • At least 2 years relevant industry experience

Education Required:

  • Software engineering, computer science or similar degree to BSc + Hons level minimum 2:1.

Additional Information :

  • Hybrid - 3 days a week on site