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21 Oct 2023

Senior Control Systems Development Engineer

🇬🇧 Oxfordshire, UK
Full Time
5+ years exp.

We are building something special at Alpine.

As part of the Alpine long-term plan to compete for F1 World Championships we are looking to add to our excellent team with individuals who are motivated to significantly contribute to our relentless pursuit of excellence.

Within the Control Systems Group we have a new vacancy as Senior Control Systems Development Engineer.

Senior Control Systems Development Engineer - The Role

Reporting to the Head of Controls, Simulation and Modelling this position calls for an individual with a broad set of skills to take on the development of real-time embedded control software and models for on-car and off-car platforms. Based in the Controls, Simulation and Modelling group at Enstone, the role will involve control system design using MATLAB, Simulink and Stateflow, and model development in Simulink/SimScape and DYMOLA. Real-time targets will include on-car ECUs and dSPACE systems.

Senior Control Systems Development Engineer – The Person

The successful candidate will be a university graduate in a STEM discipline, with good general technical engineering knowledge, a strong grasp of dynamic systems and a minimum of five years’ professional experience in an engineering role in the automotive sector.

They will possess the following:

  • Expertise in the use of MATLAB and Simulink for real-time control software development
  • Experience in the use of simulation tools such as SimScape or DYMOLA
  • Experience in rapid control prototyping, familiarity with HIL systems and experience in the development of software for real-time embedded systems
  • Experience in C / C++ / C# coding for embedded systems
  • Knowledge and practical experience in the development of real-time control systems
  • Experience in the use of McLaren Applied’s GDE, MCT and vTAG will provide an advantage
  • Familiarity with current F1 transmission, hydraulic and fuel systems will provide an advantage
  • Experience in F1 or other high-level motor sport activity will provide an advantage

Our offer to you

What we offer in return for your hard work and dedication is a team who is truly ambitious with their goals, with a unique and friendly working environment and competitive remuneration – including pension, free onsite gym, subsidised restaurant. We also provide an environment to develop and grow with the team by continued support in your career development.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK

Alpine Racing strives to be diverse and inclusive, a place where we can all be ourselves. We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. We are committed to making a consistent, top down effort to be role models on what diversity, inclusion and belonging means in society.

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