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Motor Controls Engineer

  • Location: Troyes
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Tier 1, Tier 2, OEM
  • Function: Software Engineer
  • Contact: Rachael Phillips
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 22 January 2022
  • Job Ref: 29636/001_1640252423

Motor Controls Engineer

Troy, Michigan

Salary: TBD


A Tier 1 supplier based in Michigan are looking for a Motor Controls Engineer to help support the fast growing electrification powertrain department.


Responsible for motor control algorithm development for electric powertrain controls applications from concept to production. Develop core motor control software for traction applications for commercial heavy duty vehicles.

* Develop control software for PMSM motor application

* Define requirements for motor control software and interfacing hardware components including voltage and current sensors, power stages, speed sensors

* Lead core algorithm development and diagnostics for motor control applications with integrated transmission systems

* Develop, test, and validate motor control algorithms in the laboratory and in-vehicle

* Lead development of electronics DFMEA's and provide input to system DFMEA's

* Develop ISO 26262 work products to meet electrified powertrain functional safety compliance

* Provide input to DVP&R's in coordination with validation engineers

* Collaborate with software and mechatronic teams in order to find cross-functional solutions

* Lead customer interface for electronics through the development cycle and post production support


* Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering

* 3+ years of motor control algorithm development experience in automotive industry

* Strong fundamentals of AC electric motors and drive systems analysis, modeling and control

* Experience with software, modeling and simulation tools like Matlab/Simulink/PLECS

* Experience with power-electronics and high voltage traction inverter

* Experience in embedded system designs including micro-controllers, DSP and basic electric circuits

* Experience with real time controls for powertrain control modules

* Experience with CAN, LIN, UART serial communication systems

Our client is looking to hire ASAP, if you know someone within your network we offer a $1000 referral for a sucessful candidate.

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