Principal Control System Design Engineer


Ref: 1190Friday 3 May 2019

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Enigma People Solutions is excited to be recruiting a Principal Control System Design Engineer for an outstanding organisation that has the ambition to change the world. Developing proven and new technology our client is building a new team in Edinburgh that will optimise and commercialise an innovation set to change existing electricity grid architecture.
Who are they?
Our client is an ultra high growth, purpose driven company, focused onto significantly impacting the Energy Trilemma by providing an emergent order of affordable, reliable and clean energy. Their complete design solution transforms the fragile and expensive energy system by providing an enabling platform for the broader energy ecosystem, driving a more competitive market by opening it up to a greater mix of producers and service providers. Reporting to the VP Innovation UK you will have lead responsibility for control systems design aligned with our product road map.
You’ll thrive if you:
  • Love the energy, intensity and excitement of a fast-growing company in a sector undergoing significant transition. 
  • Demonstrate reliability, transparency, open-mindedness, aspiration and rigour.
  • Are qualified to MSc or PhD level, with 10 or more years’ experience.
  • Have substantial experience of classical and modern control design (SISO and MIMO), digital implementation, stability analysis, graphical design methods and vector control methods.
  • Have excellent working knowledge of phase lock loops, phase advance network, loop shaping, adaptive & self-tuning methods, etc.
  • Have demonstrable experience with analogue and digital filters, and power electronics, ideally within the context of power transmission systems.
  • Have excellent communication skills, with the ability to bring others together and facilitate collaborative working.
Why apply?
  • Competitive salary 
  • Generous holiday allowance to give you time to re-energise
  • Private medical insurance to keep you healthy
  • Life assurance for peace of mind
  • Retirement plan contributions so you can save for the future
  • Visa and relocation support where required