Job Search

IT is one of the most dynamic and demanding sectors of the recruitment market, requiring in-depth knowledge of existing and emerging technologies plus the ability to identify and secure top talent quickly, in a highly competitive environment.

Job Title

Controls Engineer


West Midlands

Contract Type:





£40,000 – £50,000

Role: Controls Engineer
Location: Midlands
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £40,000 – £45,000
Our globally recognized Engineering Consultancy is expanding to support the growing number of projects here in the UK and as a result is looking for suitably experienced Controls Engineers to strengthen their highly motivated team in the West Midlands
They provide specialist support in the design, analysis, prototyping, powertrain and transmission development, as well as vehicle integration, calibration and homologation for advanced internal combustion gasoline, diesel, and alternative-fueled powertrains.
• Working on various projects ranging from one-off concept vehicles through to complete multi-platform and multi-application production programmes
• Specification and development of powertrain control systems and components including interfaces and integration with other vehicle systems for prototype and/or production solutions
• Close liaison with customer teams, including; control software development, Hardware-in-the-Loop (HiL) and vehicle-based testing, targeting prototype and production build phases
• Management of plans and processes integrating with customer and third-party suppliers
• Direct accountability to local customer managers
• Strong understanding of multiple automotive systems functionality and features
• Strong knowledge of vehicle-based control and electrical systems
• Good knowledge of powertrain systems and component key indicators and analysis for performance definition and assessment
• Good knowledge of model-based software development
• Knowledge of control systems engineering, especially requirements management and functional testing
• Knowledge of manual coded embedded software as advantage
• Degree in engineering (either controls, software and/or systems engineering)

Still hunting?

We are constantly adding new roles to our job vacancies database with opportunities across IT, Telecoms and Engineering.  Send us your CV and one of our friendly team will be in touch about next steps and finding the right place for you.