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EV Senior Software Engineer (Automotive Controls and Data Analytics)

Engineering/Technical ~ IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape

ENVIRONMENT:
IF you are seeking a new challenge, an exciting opportunity to launch a career in the Automotive Software arena is open to an EV Senior Software Engineer sought by our client, a provider of cutting-edge Engineering Solutions in Durbanville. Your role will include MATLAB/Simulink software development for vehicle and body controllers while making a contribution to vehicle level architecture design including Systems Modelling, Data Analytics, Duty Cycle Analysis) and systems integration (ADAS, ABS, taction-, battery systems, OTA). The ideal candidate must possess a M Eng./BEng. Degree in Electronic/Mechatronic Engineering, have 7-10+ years’ relevant experience with knowledge of J1939 CAN communication and associated test tools/equipment, be a SA citizen and be willing to travel abroad for variable periods.
 
DUTIES:
  • MATLAB/Simulink software development for vehicle and body controllers used in the Automotive environment.
  • Development, documentation, verification and testing of control software and software tools.
  • Support testing of software at module level and on prototype vehicles.
  • Engineering and improvement of software development processes.
  • Contribute to vehicle level architecture design (Systems Modelling, Data Analytics, Duty Cycle Analysis) and systems integration (ADAS, ABS, taction-, battery systems, OTA).
  • Contribute to the development of system plant models and simulations using MATLAB/Simulink.
  • Contribute to the development of software tools required for vehicle production and field support.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
Qualifications –
  • M Eng. or B Eng. or Degree in Electronic / Mechatronic Engineering.
 
Experience/Skills –
  • 7-10+ Years of relevant experience.
  • Knowledge of J1939 CAN communication and associated test tools/equipment.
  • Computer literacy (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Willing to travel overseas for variable periods.
  • South African Citizenship.
 
Advantageous –
  • Proficient in MATLAB/Simulink environment. Experience with Simulink coder.
  • Experience with Polarion ALM tools for requirements management.
  • Knowledge of formal software development processes.
  • Knowledge and experience working on electric vehicle subsystems.
  • Knowledge and experience of ISO 26262 functional safety design.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Attention to detail.
  • Integrity and honesty.
  • Good Written and Verbal Communication (English).
  • Good work ethics.
  • Hardworking, willing to go the extra mile.
  • Professionalism.
  • Work independently.
  • Excellent in task management.
  • Team Player (Work well in a team).
  • Ability to work under pressure and handle priority changes.
  • Have good problem-solving abilities.