Control System Software Design Engineer

Posted: 25 October 2022

Full Time, Competitive Salary - Fareham, Hampshire

Senior Control Systems & HMI Software Programmer

The Role

Are you a skilled programmer? Do you have good, working knowledge of and previous experience working with Matlab, Java Script, Simulink and Python?  If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you.

We are a designer and manufacturer of revolutionary new clean electric propulsion systems, looking to appoint a Senior Control Systems and HMI Software Programmer, with an interest in clean energy.

You will be at the cutting edge of the green revolution helping to bring electric and hydrogen power into a wider market. The role provides ample opportunity to make a real difference and we expect all our staff to use their experience to improve themselves and our products at every stage of the design and development process.

On offer is an immediate start, initial contract of 12 months with the option to transfer to a permanent role for the right candidate. The salary range is competitive.

The successful candidate will be office based for the term of the contract as we need full team engagement to react rapidly to fast changing prototype developments.

Once integrated into the team, some part time home working may be available. We work out of our rapidly expanding Solent based HQ so overseas or distant applicants should be prepared to immediately relocate to Hampshire for the role.

All employees  have a primary requirement to just ‘get stuck in’. Your initiative is what will make this the job you have always wanted.

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Senior Control Systems and HMI Software Programmer are:

High level of proficiency in:

  • Matlab
  • Simulink
  • JavaScript
  • Python

Experience with Canbus, Modbus TCP/ IP, Automotive ECU’s would be preferred.

An understanding of switching and control systems and the ability to adapt to operational reality.

Practical problem-solving capabilities with the ability to integrate analogue control systems into digital formats.

We are looking for all rounders who are  able to make fundamental advances and add value through creativity and in depth understanding. You must be ready to challenge and be challenged.

It is essential that you are fluent in English  and are able to communicate your ideas both visually and verbally.

You will be working closely with our Directors, external academic partners and other engineering staff so it is important to be a team player. You will need to inspire the team with your occasional brilliance and deliver elegant, simple solutions to difficult problems. You will also need to understand the impact of design on production and how that impacts on customer relationships.

Marine experience is not essential but certainly helps.

We back our people properly. The company culture is innovative and open. You will make a substantial contribution to a growing sector.

Make no mistake, this is not JLR or BMW. You make your own luck and drive your own career trajectory when you work here. We will provide you with ample opportunities to increase your knowledge.

If you think that describes you please send your CV and cover letter to

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