Location: Bangor, Gwynedd
Salary: 40-60k + Benefits (dependant on experience)
The Client: A manufacturer of leading-edge electrical propulsion and power generation products for the Aerospace sector
My client are looking for a driven, capable and highly motivated software engineer to join the business.
As a software engineer you will have responsibility for design, justification and testing the software aspects of aeronautical propulsion and generation systems. The scope of this role will cover the bi-directional conversion of DC electrical power to thrust including integration with control systems, crew interfaces and monitoring and protection of the system. You will be encouraged to explore, conduct trade studies and flight test the most safe and efficient software methods against platform performance and safety requirements to Development Assurance Level A. Strong integration will be required within the engineering disciplines and functional blocks at both system and aircraft level.
Typical activities will include designing software to Development Assurance Level A for electrical power and control systems. These are likely to be 2 and 3 level inverters incorporating wide band gap semi-conductors, gate drivers, motor and generator controllers, motor control systems, monitoring and protection controllers. These systems will integrate with electric machines, avionics, crew interfaces, batteries, thermal engines and aircraft electrical networks.
The core skills we are looking for are typical of a good software engineer including:
- Embedded systems
- Microcontroller based software
- FPGA based software, VHDL, Verilog
- SPI, CAN, Ethernet etc.
- Software, hardware testing and debugging
- Degree qualified as a minimum
- Chartered Engineer status (preferred)
To apply for this role please submit your latest CV or contact Aspect Resources on 0121794 8181