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Graduate Mechatronics Software Engineer

Location: Multimatic Technical Centre Europe, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Posted: May 21st, 2019

Company Overview:

Multimatic Technical Centre Europe (MTCE) is based in Thetford, Norfolk and is part of Multimatic’s Engineering Group. MTCE provides advanced design, simulation, testing and prototyping services to Multimatic’s production divisions and to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s), niche vehicle manufacturers, motorsports organizations, military equipment contractors and consumer product companies.

Position Overview:

MTCE is seeking to recruit a Graduate Mechatronics Software Engineer who will support in the development of electronics hardware that controls electro-mechanical automotive components, such as automotive powered closure systems, adaptive/active suspension systems, powered aerodynamic devices.

Facility Address:

Wyatt House
Wyatt Way
Thetford, Norfolk
IP24 1HB

Why choose a graduate position at Multimatic?

  • At Multimatic you will have the opportunity to work on interesting and varied projects from day one
  • Exposure to world class automotive engineering projects
  • You will be part of a great team, involved in collaborative work and projects
  • Work on automotive mechatronic systems, such as powered closure systems, adaptive/active damping systems, powered aerodynamic devices.
  • Involved in the whole Engineering process – from design conception, analysis, manufacture and testing of the completed components.
  • You will be supported by experienced managers who are experts in their field
  • Assistance with IET & IMechE membership and mentoring

Key Requirements:

  • A minimum 2:1 BEng or BSc in software, electrical or mechatronics engineering
  • Experience of Microsoft Visual Basic 6, Visual Studio.Net, Embedded C
  • Excellent report writing and results interpretation skills, including presentations
  • Passionate about the automotive or motorsports industries
  • Flexibility to work on a variety of tasks as and when required
  • Driven to achieve world class results in a high tempo environment
  • Flexibility to work on a variety of tasks as and when required
  • Ability to work to all relevant company guidelines and procedures


  • A year spent in the industry Exposure to tools such as MathWorks’s Matlab, Simulink, Stateflow or Labview
  • Some practical electrical / software experience from hobbies or projects outside of university
  • Experience with Software Configuration Management for version control
  • Exposure to Vector Tools such as VFlash, CANalyzer or CANoe

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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