Horsham, West Sussex
£40000 - £50000 per annum
about 2 years ago
Senior Control Software Engineer
Salary: Up to c.£50,000
Role of Senior Control Software Engineer
A market leading Engineering / Manufacturing company who develop cutting edge technology within their field are seeking a Senior Control Engineer to provide control and software engineering support as part of the Systems Engineering function group . The Senior Control Engineer will be the point of contact for a key customer programme , where occasional off-site control calibration support will be required . Key tasks will be calibration and modification of existing control strategies for a new application.
Key Accountabilities of Senior Control Software Engineer
Deliver project control development and calibrations for customer programmes
Support the development of Power Systems , products and components through control software changes and bespoke software builds .
Work with the wider systems team and test department to support software calibration and issue resolution.
Engage with end users of the control software to identify opportunities for improvement
Deliver timely support and rapid issue resolution
Design , implementation , test and documentation of new control software features
Knowledge, Skills and Experience for Senior Control Software Engineer
Electronic Engineering degree or similar high-level qualification
Experience related to the above accountabilities , preferably in the automotive or aerospace sectors
Experience with electronic control systems and common communications protocols such as CAN and Modbus
Knowledge of standard software development processes and industry best practice
Familiarity with automotive calibration tools such as ATI Vision , CANape or similar
Experience of software development using Simulink and Embedded coder
Experience of modern high-level programming languages such as C/C++ and Python
Sound verbal and written communication skills to enable effective liaison with colleagues , and the exchange of complex software concepts with inexperienced users