Lead Controls Engineer

Salessense (Galway, Ireland) 6 days ago

My client is currently seeking applications for a Lead Controls Engineer located in there Galway, Ireland premises. This Lead Controls Engineer will work as a member of the Systems Architecture Design & Controls Team supporting development of Products. This role will support the execution of embedded controls development projects, working with hardware, software, validation test and system integration functions.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Computer Science required. Other technical degrees may be considered with relevant work experience.
  • At least 12 years experience in controls, electronics, systems or software engineering is required.
  • Master’s Degree in Control Theory is strongly preferred.

Key Competencies:

  • Experience with model based design processes and modeling & simulation of complex systems is required.
  • Understanding of control system design. Classical control knowledge required (PID control, linear control, digital filtering). Advanced control knowledge preferred (modern control theory, model predictive control, non-linear control, adaptive control, fuzzy logic).
  • Advanced proficiency with Simulink and Stateflow is required.
  • Understanding of optimization techniques is preferred.
  • Experience with MAAB, J-MAAB, IEC 62304 standards or equivalents are preferred.
  • Experience in automating processes is preferred.
  • Proficiency in SVN, Jenkins or Dymola beneficial.
  • Knowledge in refrigeration, vapor compression or thermodynamics/fluid dynamics is a plus.
  • Knowledge in compressors, engines or power electronics is a plus.

  • Develop controller models for system level control algorithms and logic that provide superior performance, enhance reliability and diagnostics.
  • Execute model-in-the-loop simulations to verify control behavior and performance.
  • Support system and sub-system level integration testing to ensure control system behavior meets functional and non-functional requirements. Review and analyze system test data.
  • Mentor and supervise team members.
  • Work with software development teams to integrate model-generated software into application software.
  • Adhere to model development standards and processes.
  • Collaborate with System integration teams and Product management.
  • Drive project execution to achieve project milestones.
  • Develop and execute team technology and process strategies.
  • 10% travel anticipated.
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