Control Systems Specialist
A world leading aerospace and defence company are looking to recruit a Control Systems Specialist whose primary role involves the development of linear & non-linear dynamic feedback control systems for a range of products.
Key responsibilities -
+ Development of Control Systems for new and existing programmes, working at all phases of the development lifecycle.
+ Technical leadership and development of junior team members.
+ Supporting the development of current and future Control Systems architectures/designs and their implementation.
+ Robust capture of design artefacts as appropriate for all stages in the engineering lifecycle appropriate for managing existing systems and for taking concepts through to production.
Skills and knowledge required -
+ Theory of linear & non-linear dynamic feedback control systems, including PID, H∞, H2, Variable-structure control etc.
+ Thorough understanding of rotational and translational geometry using direction-cosine and/or quaternion approaches.
+ Appreciation of basic fundamentals of electro-mechanical designs, including direct drive and indirect (geared or tape/wire) drives, steering mirrors etc.
+ An appreciation of real-time embeddable Software and Firmware (to support Software and Firmware Specialists).