Systems Engineer - Autonomous Systems - Bristol

Ref: 825 Date Posted: Tuesday 20 Apr 2021
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Location:                Bristol

Salary:                   £35,000 - £58,000 P/A + varying benefits packages depending on level & experience

Hours:                   37 hours per week

We have an exciting opportunity for a Systems Engineer, with expertise in Intelligent Autonomous Systems to join an ambitious, highly regarded, scientific engineering / manufacturing business that are in a position of sustained growth.

The work of the Intelligent Autonomous Systems Engineer will involve researching, developing, testing, evaluating, and implementing algorithms that integrate into wider complex systems through both funded internal research & development and fast-moving, challenging projects. Intelligent Autonomous Systems (IAS) Engineers are involved in all stages of the lifecycle and play a key role in many different product developments.

As an Intelligent Autonomous Systems (IAS) engineer you will be expected to collaborate both within the function and the wider business community, offering significant opportunities to be actively involved in a wide variety of projects and tasks. You will develop algorithms that are central to the design of complex safety critical, high reliability systems and products.

These algorithms are developed at many stages of the lifecycle of the product including:

  • Research studies, both externally and internally funded, to investigate algorithms for future developments
  • Algorithms to support; initial feasibility and concept studies; assessment and development programmes; and mid-life updates for in in-service products.

Benefits of working here:

  • State of the art technology & innovation
  • External learning and development encouraged.
  • Light and airy university type campus.
  • Friendly environment!
    • Restaurant
    • On site Medical Centre
    • Parking / Easy Access to train station
    • Coffee Shops & Onsite Shop
    • Sports & Social Club and More

Please note: In depth duties of the role are available upon request.

Skills Required 

  • Preferably PhD qualified in a related area or in the process of completing a PhD.
  • A good level degree with strong mathematical content and programming skills e.g. Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Information Engineering.
  • A keen interest in cutting-edge technologies.
  • Relevant experience, Post-Doctoral or Industrial; in robotics, autonomous decision making, data fusion, tracking/estimation, pattern discovery & recognition, statistical inference, optimisation and machine/deep learning algorithms, Real-time implementation and/or validation & verification is a strong advantage.

You will need to be able and willing to gain (UK Eyes only) security clearance, potentially to DV level in the future.

Please note; Due to the occasional high amount of applications, it can be difficult to reply to everyone. If you haven’t been contacted within 1 working week, then you haven’t been successful on this occasion. However, thank you for your interest.

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