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Software Engineer - Electrical - 27708

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 24/07/2015
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The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
Software Engineer - Embedded Software Architecture Chassis Electronics are looking for an experienced and highly motivated embedded software systems engineer with responsibility for the specification, development and delivery of ECU software architecture to support in-house ECU development to support Vehicle Dynamics control systems. The Chassis Electronics department supports Chassis Engineering, providing electronic systems design and development expertise for features such as ABS, DSC, EPB, ACC, and VDS. Within Chassis Electronics, the Vehicle Dynamic Systems team are responsible for developing and delivering in-house control software for a range of systems including suspension, damping, driveline controls and Terrain Response. Tasks Include: Working with a team of system and controls engineers, including an offshore team, to manage the architecture design and timely delivery of software according to programme timing and local delivery milestones. Requirements analysis and decomposition, software architecture design, software integration, development and execution of test cases, release documentation. Development and execution of related engineering standards and processes, including to support software documentation and release activities. Issue investigation and resolution."

Experience of software development and delivery through all stages of the engineering development `V cycle Experienced in AutoSAR development, including multi-core processors Experience working with or managing offshore software development teams and / or 3rd party ECU suppliers for software development, integration and industrialisation tasks Experience using network and calibration tools e.g. CANalyser, CANape or similar Must be eligible to work within the UK without sponsorship Willingness to support occassional travel including overseas"

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle for embedded applications, including specification, architecture design, implementation, build and integration process, test, release and maintenance. Knowledge of model based development principals including Matlab / Simulink / Stateflow / dSpace Targetlink, understanding of the 'C' programming language, and knowledge of relevant quality standards e.g. MISRA. Specification authoring and requirements decomposition for in-house and 3rd party components. Requirements and change management, software version control (e.g. IBM Rational DOORS, RTC, SVN or similar) Knowledge of vehicle electrical architectures including CAN bus, Flexray, automotive diagnostics and related system development tools Development and execution of robust DVM/DVP, including validation techniques such as SIL, MIL, HIL and test automation Software documentation and quality processes e.g. SPICE Strong organisational, project management and communication skil

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Knowledge of dSpace HIL equipment and test automation Knowledge of JLR or Ford systems and processes advantageous but not essential (e.g. PCS, GPDS, RMDV, AIMS) ¿ Knowledge of safety standards such as ISO26262 / IEC61508 or similar"
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