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Job title:  Senior Control and Integration Engineer

Posting Date:  Mar 28, 2023
Company:  AVL Powertrain UK Ltd

Coventry, GB

Job ID:  25638

AVL is the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engine, transmission, electric drive, batteries, fuel cell and control technology) for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, construction, large engines and their integration into the vehicle.


Location:  Coventry 


AVL is seeking an experienced engineer with a pro-active attitude, self-learner and highly motivated.  You will be responsible for developing, validating and signing off the future generation of electrified powertrains for passenger vehicles.





The role requires working with AVL and customer team members in order to deliver projects according to the plan. This will include some of the following key activities:
•    Software and Control development of various systems and features of the electrified powertrain (energy management, thermal management, torque control etc.)
•    Calibration development (adjust system performance to meet attributes and targets)
•    Electric and Electronic Architecture development, Integration, Commissioning, Testing and sign-off of electrified system and interactions within the vehicle powertrain
•    Devise and execute customer clinics to assess acceptability and performance
•    Devise and execute the customer testing of the hybrid control and calibration (testing environments include SIL, HIL, LabCar, powertrain dyno cells, vehicle)




•    MSc / MEng or PhD in Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
•    Experience of automotive control systems and calibration
•    A working knowledge of vehicle architectures, communication protocols and components
•    Experience with V-cycle automotive development, System Engineering and Quality tools
•    Experience with Matlab Simulink, dSpace, Vector or ETAS engineering tools
•    Experience with vehicle integration and commissioning
•    Willingness and ability to interface constructively with a global team
•    Excellent time management and communication skills
•    Driving licence valid for driving in the UK
•    Experience of automotive control systems and calibration
•    Experience in development according to ISO26262
•    Project Management


If an offer of employment is made, applicants are required to undergo a DBS check. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory DBS check and the company reserves the right to withdraw its offer in the event that the applicant has unspent criminal convictions.


Annual Remuneration: Due to UKVI compliance requirements, we are obligated to state the annual gross salary (full-time) for this position. The salary range is between £40,000 to £50,000 and we will offer market-conforming remuneration taking qualifications and professional experience into account.


Job posted on: 21/03/2022

Closing date: 21/04/2023

We look forward to receiving your details for the unique opportunity to join our growing, high-tech, international team.


AVL is not just about cars. It's about changing the future. Together.

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