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Software Engineer (Automotive Controls/Electric Vehicles)

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

ENVIRONMENT:
THE exceptional coding skills of a Software Engineer who is able to thrive under pressure, is sought by a provider of cutting-edge Engineering Solutions in Durbanville for automotive controls. You should possess a BEng. Degree in Electronic/Mechatronic Engineering, have 1-6+ years relevant experience, J1939 CAN communication experience and associated test tools/equipment, MATLAB/Simulink proficiency, have SA citizen and be willing to travel abroad for variable periods.
 
DUTIES:
  • MATLAB/Simulink software development for automotive controllers.
  • Under guidance of the Lead Software Engineer, be responsible for the documentation, verification and testing of control software.
  • Software algorithm development and control systems optimization.
  • 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.
  • Support testing of software at module level and on prototype vehicles.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • B Eng. Degree in Electronic / Mechatronic Engineering (M Eng preferred).
  • Willing to travel overseas for variable periods.
  • South African Citizenship.
  • 1-6+ Years of experience.
  • Proficient in MATLAB/Simulink environment.
  • Knowledge of J1939 CAN communication and associated test tools/equipment.
  • Computer Literacy (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Attention to detail.
  • Integrity and honesty.
  • Excellent in task management.
  • Ability to work independently and under pressure and handle priority changes.
  • Good problem-solving ability.
  • Team player.
  • Good Written and Verbal Communication (English). 
  • Strong work ethic, willing to go the extra mile.