Electronics Control and Instrumentation Engineer


Location: Coventry
Salary: £25,728 to £28,936 per annum.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed on: 10th October 2017
Closes: 8th November 2017
Reference: 1686437

Fixed Term Contract for 2 years.

WMG is a vibrant, cutting edge research institution at the University of Warwick. We have a fantastic opportunity for an Electronics, Control and Instrumentation Engineer to provide technical support on the design, manufacture and use of apparatus and equipment for control system testing and verification.

This role will provide technical support for students, academics, researchers and other staff within WMG. This role is specifically focussed on supporting a broad spectrum of research activity into new methods of design and verification of electronic control systems using hardware-in-the-loop simulation techniques. The post holder will need to engage with the 3xD Simulator Manager, Workshop Manager, supervisory technicians, engineers, academics, researchers, students and any other organisation as required.

You will need to have completed an Engineering Apprenticeship, HNC/ONC in Engineering or similar qualification, or have relevant experience in a related electronics, instrumentation and control engineering discipline. You will need to have had substantial experience within this environment, which will ideally encompass the set-up and commissioning of system level tests using LabView, dSPACE or equivalent, and have a working knowledge of a network system, such as Ethernet, RS485, ARINC 429, CAN, LIN, FlexRay or AFDX.

In return we will provide you with a great range of benefits which include an attractive pension scheme, 26 days holiday plus Christmas closure, some fantastic savings on a wide range of products and services, and excellent learning and development opportunities.

Full details of the duties and selection criteria for this role are found in the vacancy advert on the University of Warwick jobs page. You will be routed to this when you click on the Apply button below.