Lead Control Development Engineer

GE Vernova

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Rugby, United Kingdom

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    Position summary

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    This is a technical role and will involve working in a multi-disciplinary team of engineers to specify, design, code and validate control algorithms used in low voltage & medium voltage MW-scale power electronics converter systems and electrical drives for Marine, Naval, Energy and Industry applications.

    Key Responsibilities for the Role include:

    • Responsibility for and managing the design, development, and maintenance of control systems for power electronic converters and electrical drive systems technology including:

      • Requirements, design, implementation, and validation of control software.
      • Core Drive Control firmware and control algorithm design for vector control of electrical drive systems.
      • Core Power Electronics firmware and control algorithms design/implementation for various converter topologies including PWM and other control strategies.
    • Developing and maintaining good engineering interfaces to:

      • Power Electronics team.

      • Software Application engineers.

      • Peer groups in other parts of GE Vernova.

    Essential skills required for this position

    The Lead Drives Control Engineer shall have strong domain knowledge and experience of a substantial proportion of the following:

    • Deep domain knowledge of control strategies for power electronics converter systems, PWM control and other switching strategies, electrical machines and associated encloderless field oriented control algorithms.

    • Control Systems Design for Linear & Non-linear control systems, analysis & use of simulation tools such as Matlab/Simulink etc.

    • Experience of C- code programming or automatic code generation and awareness of embedded software design, microprocessor & FPGA programming.

    • Discipline of Product Life Cycle, from requirements flow down, initial design to detailed design, through levels of testing and validation and maintenance.

    • Comprehensive understanding of real-time operating systems and methods/approaches underlying the design and writing of software for a real-time environment.

    • Good understanding of floating point and integer mathematics.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor's degree, Master or PHD from an accredited university or college in Electrical Engineering or related field.

    You can expect from us

    • Work on exciting cutting-edge technology on novel drive system topologies and challenging and exciting global projects.

    • A work environment where we understand that not everyone has the same expectations about their jobs, careers and work-life balance and we are happy to discuss flexibility requirements.

    • Attractive compensation.

    • Flexible benefits so you can build a package that fits your personal needs. Some core benefits are: Employer pension contribution (not subject to individual contribution), Income protection, Private Health Insurance and Life Assurance.

    • 26 days vacation + bank holidays.

    • Opportunities for professional growth and career advancement in a global company.

    • Dynamic and collaborative work environment with a focus on innovation and creativity.

    Additional Information

    Relocation Assistance Provided: No

    Why you should apply for a job to GE Vernova:

  • 5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.9/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Build your network and connect with other GE employees for professional development via our seven Affinity Networks.
  • We empower our people through coaching and feedback, our talent development philosophy, and even our customizable benefits programs.
  • GE offers many healthcare options; 401(k) plan; tuition reimbursement; adoption resources; employee assistance; and recognition programs.