Principal Systems Engineer


Ref: 1179Monday 27 May 2019

Highly Competitive

This vacancy is now closed
Enigma People Solutions is looking for an electronic engineering professional to join our client's expanding systems engineering team in Edinburgh, Scotland. The client is recognised world-wide as providing state-of-the-art motor control integrated circuits for automotive, industrial, commercial and computing applications. 
The successful candidate will become part of the product development team to support on-going developments in, and expansion of this product family and will help define and develop next generation integrated circuit motor control products particularly for the automotive market. This will involve all aspects of the product development cycle from product definition, through analysis and verification of new products in systems, to applications and customer support for new and existing products.
They will support the corporate sales growth objectives by:
  • Understanding customer issues and influencing technical/engineering decisions, including future product development decisions
  • Establishing strong working relationships with key customers to provide the technical expertise to achieve design wins.
  • Defining and specifying new products and product concepts.
  • Promotion and presentation of technology and products to customers.
  • Education of customers and field staff on products and features
  • Understanding commercial aspect of the development process
  • Communicating market trends and competitive information
  • Supporting the ongoing business
  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge & experience in the following:
  • Development and implementation of advanced BLDC motor control using power ICs & microcontrollers.
  • Real-time embedded processor firmware & software development.
Candidates should also be able to demonstrate knowledge & experience in the following:
Automotive motor control systems and requirements
Knowledge of Brush DC, SR and ACI motors.
Skills, Knowledge and Aptitudes
  • Automotive safety requirements
  • Candidates should also be able to demonstrate:
  • Good presentation skills in English and the ability to present technical information in a clear and concise manner.
  • A high level of commitment and self-motivation
  • The ability to work as part of a world-wide development team with diverse engineering disciplines.
  • The knowledge and confidence to publish technical articles and other technical documents to support market penetration.
Travel Locations
Dependent on work that may arise, most likely travel will be within Europe, the Americas and Asia