Controls Software Engineer

March 1, 2024
Reference key: ES11983
Deadline date:

Job Description

  • Negotiable
  • Permanent
  • Meath

Controls Software Engineer with Matlab / Simulink experience required for hybrid role with growing Automotive multinational in Co. Meath. Working as part of a collaborative design team you will get the opportunity to work on multiple projects for global markets. 


  • Develop software and hardware systems
  • Develop software algorithms through MATLAB, Simulink, C++ (or equivalent)
  • Develop & apply control system validation test methods, tools and processes to ensure system functionality and robustness
  • Develop CAN bus protocols to communicate with other systems on the vehicle
  • Prepare specifications of electrical systems to ensure that the installation and operations conform to standards and customer requirements
  • Design high and low-voltage circuits based on customer specifications using 3D or schematic modelling software
  • Calibrate control systems on vehicles and troubleshoot software and hardware issues as they arise


  • Degree in Mechanical, Controls, Electrical or Electronic Engineering 
  • Experience in developing software through MATLAB /Simulink
  • Experience with C or C++ ideal
  • Strong background in electrical and electronic control systems design 
  • Motivated self-starter who will also be able to operate in a team environment
  • Experience using one or more of the major CAD systems (SolidWorks, Visio)
  • An aptitude for vehicle engineering.
  • Understanding of electric vehicle powertrains would be a distinct advantage