We are looking for a Principal Control System Design Engineer to be based in our Edinburgh office on a full-time basis. Reporting to the VP Innovation UK you will have lead responsibility for control systems design aligned with our product roadmap.
You’ll thrive if you
Love the energy, intensity and excitement of a fast-growing company in a sector undergoing significant transition.
Demonstrate reliability, transparency, open-mindedness, aspiration and rigour.
Are qualified to MSc or PhD level, with 15 or more years’ experience.
Have substantial experience of classical and modern control design (SISO and MIMO), digital implementation, stability analysis, graphical design methods and vector control methods.
Have excellent working knowledge of phase lock loops, phase advance network, loop shaping, adaptive & self-tuning methods, etc.
Have demonstrable experience with analogue and digital filters, and power electronics, ideally within the context of power transmission systems.
Have excellent communication skills, with the ability to bring others together and facilitate collaborative working.
Enjoy teaching and coaching others who can learn from your experience.
Have a natural ability to think outside of the box.
Are comfortable working in a non-hierarchical organisational structure and enjoy the innovation that stems from decentralised control.
Careers at Faraday
You will be joining a diverse group of brilliant minds who will challenge you intellectually and encourage you to prosper. In addition to a competitive salary of up to £80k depending on skills and experience, we also offer:
Generous holiday allowance to give you time to re-energise
Private medical insurance to keep you healthy
Life assurance for peace of mind
Retirement plan contributions so you can save for the future
Relocation and visa support is available where appropriate.
We are proud of our diversity and committed to ensuring our opportunities are accessible to all talented people. If additional support or flexible arrangements would enable you to participate, please tell us in your application.
Successful applicants will be contacted within 2 weeks and offers of employment are subject to thorough background checking.
About the Company
Faraday is an ultra high growth, purpose driven company, focussed onto significantly impacting the Energy Trilemma by providing an emergent order of affordable, reliable and clean energy. Faraday’s complete design solution transforms the fragile and expensive energy system by providing an enabling platform for the broader energy ecosystem, driving a more competitive market by opening it up to a greater mix of producers and service providers, delivering optimal solutions to consumers. Learn more at www.faradaygrid.com
We are seeking enthusiastic, energetic individuals who will thrive in a hyper growth environment as we strive to deliver on our purpose of sustainable prosperity for everyone.
We are growing our team who are driven to make a measurable difference to the economic performance of the markets we participate in; who relentlessly pursue discovery of the new; those who are activated by the meritocracy of ideas in an organisation with localised decision-making and ownership of outcomes.
Faraday is not for people who are daunted by uncertainty or who wish to design by precedent.