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Senior Control Engineer (27006)

to £50,000 DoE

Precision control system for miniature electronic devices

This team is looking for a control expert to help them further develop their system modelling and control algorithms used in high-tech electronic devices, manufactured at scale. Along with solving highly complex control problems, you will be building bespoke test equipment to evaluate the real-world effectiveness of your algorithmic changes. You will also work closely with other teams as your improvements are rolled out across the company’s products.


  • Top grades in a STEM degree from a highly rated university with specific elements in Control Engineering and/or Dynamic Modelling and ideally a PhD in Control Engineering.
  • Industrial experience developing computational models and control algorithms for electronic devices. This could also come in the form of a PhD with an industrial partner.
  • Proficiency with MATLAB, Simulink, and Simscape. Further proficiency with at least one of C, C#, or Python.
  • Good knowledge of control system design and analysis, especially for dynamic systems. This should include experience developing real time embedded control systems.

Renowned for their innovative technologies and cutting-edge products, this company has fostered a culture of inclusiveness and technical excellence that propels them forwards. You will be joining a team that includes leading experts from a variety of engineering and scientific fields, giving you a unique opportunity to learn from the world’s best.

Keywords: Control Engineering, Dynamic Systems, Dynamic Modelling, Embedded Control Systems, MATLAB, Simulink, Simscape, C, C#, Python,

Please note: even if you don’t have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest – we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

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