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Senior Software & Controls Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software & Controls Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: £90k - 100k per year + Pension, Healthcare
Reference: 14314
Contact Name: Reece Dixon
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2019 17:07

Job Description

Senior Software & Controls Engineer

Location: Oxfordshire

Salary: Negotiable

A Formula E team require an experienced Motorsport software and controls engineer to lead their development and maintenance of software tools and simulation models. The individual will provide support for race events and contribute to optimising the team's performance and energy deployment.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

Responsible for the creation of on-car software and control systems

Provide support to design, development and vehicle integration projects.

Work alongside other members in department to develop Brake by Wire software systems

Support on race days

An input into other engineering aspects will also be encouraged

Desired Skills and Experience

Degree in relevant field (Electronic or Other Engineering, Physics, Mathematics)

A minimum 4 years experience in a top level Motorsport category - trackside exp would be a benefit

Must have extensive knowledge of software engineering, particularly in racecar systems

Expert in MATLAB/Simulink or similar computer programming language tools

Appreciation for vehicle dynamics and experience in operating Brake by Wire systems

Proficient with the following McLaren tools: VTag, ATLAS, System Monitor

Must be a self-motivated individual with a burning will to win mentality

Great communication skills in English and the ability to work to tight deadlines, either individually or within a group


Very competitive salary

Complimentary healthcare insurance

Company pension contribution - 5%

Performance bonus scheme (individual and team-based)

This is a great opportunity to join a closely-bonded dynamic and multicultural team pushing for further success in FE. If you're interested and believe you have the aptitude for the role, please apply.

For more details or general enquiries contact Reece Dixon -

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