Control Systems Engineer

Job Title: Control Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £35 - £40 per hour + LTD Company
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1905-3_1560174607
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2019 14:50

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for a Control Systems Engineer for our client based in Portsmouth.

This is a contract position for an initial 6 months and the max rate on pay is up to £40.00 p/hr LTD Company.

This role is to be part of an integrated project team to deliver high quality satellite communication system on sea and on aircraft. The control systems role is to provide the domain knowledge to enable the tracking and motion rejection of highly resilient, reliable and robust systems for sea and air.


Required skills:
* Understand the design of Servo control system for an inertially stabilised mobile platform
* Experience in the design of Motion control system
* Knowledge of Inertia stabilisation system based on Rate Gyro for antenna gimbal control
* Experience of control system modelling, analysis and design using MATLAB Simulink or similar
* Knowledge of multi axis gimbal dynamics and kinematics
* Experience in Control of nonlinear disturbance on marine/ship environment
* Familiar with Control system theory such as- MIMO, system identification, Mathematical modelling (transfer function), matrix manipulation, PID, pole placement, adaptive control, fuzzy logic, stability analysis, tracking algorithm, axis transformation.
* Experience in Instrument design and interface
* Systems engineering experience in capturing system requirements specification and analysis for integrated Mechatronic system (Software, Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical integrated system)
* Knowledge of modern servo drive control technology
* Experience in low-voltage electrical system design
* Experience in instrument network interface technology such as Ethernet, CAN/LAN/EtherCAT, distributed IO, RS422/RS485
* Knowledge of Safety critical system design Desired skills
* Knowledge of SatCom systems
* Familiar with Enterprise Architect, DOORS, Matlab Simulink, UML, Model based System engineering, MatCad, Ada programming language
* Understanding of ship motion and sea states
* Knowledge of RF beacon characteristics
* Knowledge of structural resonance in gimbal design

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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