Controls Engineer

Nuneaton, UK Req #52
21 April 2021
ClearMotion builds products enabling a next-generation user experience in vehicles. The company’s proactive suspension and seating systems combine software and hardware to mitigate vehicle movement across uneven road surfaces. ClearMotion provides differentiated value for the automotive consumer of today and tomorrow. As transportation evolves to a connected, shared and eventually autonomous world, ClearMotion products will become vital to improving the in-vehicle experience.


  • Support the development of safety critical control algorithms to meet the requirements defined by the Systems team
  • Support the in-vehicle, rapid prototype controller development activities for internal and customer projects
  • Define and manage control system requirements and test cases
  • Support the control system verification, including MiL unit and integration testing and HiL testing according to the ASPICE process
  • Support controller architecture and algorithm design reviews
  • Conduct root-cause investigations, data processing and analysis of results from simulations and vehicle testing
  • Work cross functionally with the Systems, Software and Electric Motor Module teams
  • Communicate successfully to engineers from different domains with different experience levels

Essential Qualifications & Experience

  • 2+ years of experience in control algorithm development and test
  • Engineering background in feedback control theory: linear system analysis, frequency response, optimal control techniques
  • Safety critical systems experience – ISO26262
  • Experience with requirements management and associated tools – DOORS/Jama
  • MiL (Model-in-Loop) and HiL (Hardware-in-Loop) testing experience
  • Experience with algorithm development using MATLAB and Simulink
  • Strong Collaboration and communication Skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Energetic, self-motivated team player who excels in developing solutions for complex systems

Preferable Qualifications & Experience

  • Understanding of vehicle dynamics
  • Experience with vehicle testing and objective data collection
  • Controller calibration experience: proficient with Vector tools – CANape, CANalyzer
  • Experience with AUTOSAR software


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Equal Opportunity

We are an equal opportunity employer; applicants, employees and former employees are protected from employment discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, disability, and genetic information (including family medical history), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Other details

  • Pay Type Salary
  • Nuneaton, UK