Vehicle Simulation Engineer

Recruiter
Modis
Location
Essex
Salary
30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits package
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
28 Aug 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Modis is delighted to be recruiting for a Vehicle Simulation Engineer.

The role involves developing innovative technologies for conventional powertrain after-treatment electrification connected and autonomous vehicles.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, manage, and validate predictive vehicle and powertrain models to support system definition and design decisions from concept phase to start of production
  • Evaluate and mature control algorithms which improve vehicle attributes such as fuel consumption, emissions, performance or durability
  • Analyse real-world driving usage and test data, performing statistical analysis, and developing simplified models to understand how new technologies will be used in the field
  • Support report-out and presentations to senior management

Key Skills:

  • Engineering/Science Degree (or equivalent)
  • Automotive engineering knowledge
  • Relevant work experience in powertrain (electrified and conventional technologies) within the automotive industry
  • Solid background in mathematics, statistics and physics
  • Excellent MATLAB programming skills
  • Strong Simulink experience for plant modelling and controls
  • Excellent time management and communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Willingness and ability to interface constructively with a global team and clients
  • Proficient in MS Office

Desirable:

  • Vehicle dynamic and real-world simulation tools (eg IPG CarMaker or SUMO)
  • Systems engineering experience for product development
  • Software development experience
  • Experience with other powertrain modelling tools (eg GTpower)
  • Experience in other programming languages (eg R, Python)
  • Calibration/diagnostics tools experience (eg Vector Canalyzer, ATI Vision)

We look forward to receiving your details for the unique opportunity to join this growing, high-tech, international team.

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