Senior Principal Software & Controls Engineer

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Website MAHLE Powertrain

Together, we move the world—we’ve been doing it for over 100 years.
At MAHLE, as a leading international development partner and systems supplier to the automotive industry, we pursue the objective of making mobility more efficient, more environmentally friendly, more convenient, and more economical.

As part of our dual strategy, we are working both on the intelligent combustion engine for the use of hydrogen and other non-fossil fuels and on technologies for fuel cells and e-mobility.

With more than 77,000 employees, MAHLE generated sales of approximately EUR 12.0 billion in 2019 and is represented in over 30 countries with 160 locations, including 16 major research and development centers. Join our MAHLE team! #StrongerTogether

Your Role & Responsibilities
Are you an experienced Software and Controls Engineer, with the experience to lead a team and significant project ownership?

Have you gained experience in a similar environment?

We are seeking exceptional individuals to join the MAHLE Family at our Powertrain development business in Northampton, where they have a rich history of delivering exceptional products to the global Automotive OEM market.

Your Skills & Strengths
Realization of software development according to V-Model, Automotive SPICE and Functional Safety Development of basic/embedded software for microcontrollers and multi-core controllers, e.g. for application like the control of engines, electric motors, power amplifiers or converters, application and/or basic software (AUTOSAR, Operating Systems,..)
Cooperation with other disciplines, e.g. Hardware Software interface, System Engineering
Control synthesis
Establish software-architecture and software-component design
Designing Software Architectures in UML
Integration SW Modules/Components into one SW application
Derive SW Requirements from System Requirements
Development of unit testing
Prepare and approve engineering programme quotations
Generate, resource and cost project plans
Monitor the timing and budgetary performance of projects against project plans
Lead project teams
Organise and facilitate project reviews
Approval of technical reports
Liaise with programme suppliers and external customers
Support / lead business development opportunities, in conjunction with the Chief Engineer and business development function
Monitor and assess the performance of staff

In addition to work in a great team, we encourage you to reach your personal potential and through outstanding learning and development opportunities. Exciting assignments and personalized support for your career are available to you.

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