Location: Multimatic Technical Centre Europe, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Posted: April 29th, 2019
Multimatic is a global automotive supply company providing hardware and engineering services to OEMs around the world. Its UK-based engineering division, Multimatic Technical Centre Europe (MTCE), is a leading supplier of engineering and vehicle development services to major automotive OEMs and a growing number of niche vehicle manufacturers. Specialties include suspension systems, vehicle dynamics, carbon fibre structural components, mechanisms and mechatronics.
Multimatic Technical Centre Europe is seeking to recruit a Mechatronics Software Engineer who will be responsible for the development of control software for mechatronic automotive components such as powered closure systems, adaptive/active suspension systems, and powered aerodynamic devices.
Development of embedded software that controls electro-mechanical automotive components, such as automotive powered closure systems, adaptive/active suspension systems, powered aerodynamic devices
Develop control code for prototype and production systems, conforming to OEM and national/international standards
More specifically develop software for mechatronic systems to meet the expectations and requirements of customers including but not limited to:
Software controlling power modules for high current vehicle applications such as brushed and brushless motors
Software for 16bit and 32 bit micro-controller based ECUs for vehicle hardware control
Software for gateway modules for OEM vehicle bus interface
Development of control module software for in-house hardware applications
Diagnosis and repair of existing code for electrical/electronic/mechatronic systems
Establishment, concurrence, documentation and maintenance of software requirements and specifications for assigned projects
Lead the verification, validation and testing of developed software solutions for assigned projects, performing both white-box and black-box level tests for the developed software
Assist in the development of project plans including timing and deliverables
Adhere to version control, requirements and change tracking
Be part of the development of Multimatic engineering tools and development systems for electronic components
Work closely with other disciplines, such as outside suppliers and mechanical engineers, to achieve the project requirements
Stay up to date on the latest programming techniques, electronic chip technology and general industry trends
Document/present information obtained from conferences and training courses as required
University degree in Electrical/Electronics, Mechatronics, Measurement and Control or Computing engineering
Experience working with 16/32-bit controllers from Freescale, Infineon, Microchip etc.
Experience with device-driver level or application level software development
Experience working with varied IDEs, debuggers and tool chains such as Cosmic, Keil, Eclipse, Visual Studio etc.
Experience developing embedded systems using:
C/C++ programming including MISRA Coding Standards, Embedded C(++)
Assembly level programming
Experience with computer-aided design and analysis tools such as:
MathWorks’s Matlab, Simulink, Stateflow or Labview
Experience with communication protocols including network modelling such as:
CAN, LIN, SPI, SENT, SSI
Experience working with Vector Tools such as VFlash, CANalyzer or CanoE
Experience with Software Configuration Management for version control
Experience with Software development for P-SPICE, A-SPICE, CMMI level compliance
Experience in development to ISO 26262 including a good understanding of the ASIL risk classification scheme
Experience with AUTOSAR
Exposure to ISO 14229 Road vehicles -- Unified diagnostic services tools and disciplines
Strong understanding of state of the art micro controllers such as PPC and MPC platforms ARM Core or TI DSP
Understanding of power electronics, DC and AC motors, motor controllers, power conversion, power storage, signal conditioning and digital communication
Experience with automotive and industrial control and electro-mechanical systems, data acquisition techniques/equipment, including associated transducers and instrumentation
Hands-on experience with vehicle instrumentation and sensor conditioning
Exposure to electronic system testing procedures and tools
Exposure to vehicle telematics and infotainment
Overall knowledge of the automotive and related electronics industries
Multimatic offers a comprehensive benefits package, as well as a friendly work environment. To apply for this career opportunity, click below on the "APPLY NOW" button and send us your resume and cover letter outlining your professional experience.
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