Senior Powertrain Systems Engineer

Ref No. EMP398866
Salary £42,000 - £56,000/annum
Location Birmingham, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Applicants Required


We are currently recruiting for a Senior Powertrain System Engineer. This is an exciting career opportunity to work within a World Leading Powertrain R&D Centre.


Model Based Systems Engineering

The Job

Job Purpose

Support a growing team for system analysis and design of hybrid powertrains, continue the development of the model based system engineering approach.

You must have a broad vehicle system knowledge and a good understanding of system and Software interaction within a hybrid electrical powertrain. You will also have a process driven, quality mind-set supported by technical expertise with excellent communication and presentation skills.

Experience of developing system and/or Software requirements for automotive based control systems is essential.

Having previous experience of working to a MBSE process using SYSML and requirements capture tools to develop systems would be an advantage.

Personal Specification

  1. Experience required:
    • Bachelor Degree in a relevant scientific field with certain years post graduate experience with preferably some of this in automotive Powertrain development
  1. or
    • Master Degree in a relevant scientific field with certain years post graduate experience with preferably some of this in automotive Powertrain development
  1. Logical thinker
  2. Strong numeracy and literacy, including ability of write clear documentation
  3. Excellent communication skills and able to work as part of a cross functional team
  4. Demonstrate a good understanding of the system and software engineering processes
  5. Has a minimum of three years' relevant experience of developing System and/or SW Architectures particularly in the field of Automotive Control Systems
  6. Experience of system validation using MIL, HIL and prototype vehicles.
  7. Capable of performing robustly in a dynamic environment
  8. Proven ability of delivering within demanding deadlines.
  9. Able to handle cultural differences.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Build up an in-depth understanding of the vehicle systems interactions
  2. Communicate effectively with the project, system, software and component teams to capture information and review requirements
  3. Develop the system model using Enterprise Architect to capture information
  4. Define system and software requirements to deliver the project goals with an initial focus on Hybrid and Transmission Control Units
  5. Develop Control system and software Interface specifications based on functional allocation
  6. Create and document test procedures to effectively validate the requirements for production
  7. Review test results to verify the delivered system meets the requirements

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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