Control Systems Engineer

Formula One is a high-tech world of fast paced innovation and engineering excellence, and its industry leading standards are not just limited to the pit lane. Whilst Red Bull Technology designs, manufactures, assembles and develops a race-winning Formula One car week on week, its sister business and high-tech external solutions division, Red Bull Advanced Technologies, is applying expert engineering, design, technology, simulation and production capabilities to other sectors.

From leading safety projects such as the INDYCAR Aeroscreen to improving road bike aerodynamics through CFD. From assisting the UK Government Covid-19 ventilator challenge with CAD and rapid prototyping to taking F1 technology to the road with the ground breaking Aston Martin Valkyrie, RBAT takes best practices and cutting edge technology from the race track to wider everyday society at blistering pace.  Red Bull Advanced Technologies: We envision, conceptualise, create and deliver effective solutions.

Job Description

Red Bull Advanced Technologies is currently seeking an experienced and enthusiastic Control Systems Engineer to develop chassis and powertrain control systems for high performance vehicles.


We are looking for someone to develop control systems code using MATLAB / Simulink and test the code on dSpace HIL rig and simulator tools.  You will also be required to create specification and requirements documents and take responsibility for ensuring performance and reliability targets are met by the final production design.


Under guidance from the Control Systems group leader, you will be required to compile and test application software and support track testing of the control systems code on the prototype vehicles. You will be expected to work in accordance with Red Bull Advanced Technologies system design process, liaising with other engineers to ensure the system specifications are met, and to test and validate designs in line with specification and regulatory requirements.


To be successful in this role, you will need to be competent in the use of MATLAB / Simulink, have proven experience in high-end motorsport, aeronautical or automotive control systems development and have experience creating system requirements and specification documentation, project timing and budget planning.  You will also need to take pride in completing work on time, have an interest in learning new techniques, continual personal development and a passion for high-end engineering.


We are also looking for someone with an ability to communicate clearly and succinctly and work cohesively with a range of colleagues and external clients.


As with all of our roles, we will also be looking for a candidate who has relevant experience in a similar role and is used to working in a fast-paced and high-pressured environment.

Job Posting End Date

Mon, 13 Dec 2021