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Principal Engineer – Thermal Management Software

Principal Engineer – Thermal Management Software

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  • Permanent
  • Birmingham
  • 75,000 £ / Year

Wave Recruitment

Principal Engineer – Thermal Management Software

Location: Birmingham

Salary: Up to £75,000

Join us as a Principal Engineer and lead the development of cutting-edge Thermal Management Software for electric and hybrid vehicles. Make a real impact by optimizing thermal efficiency in the world of electrified powertrains.


  • First-class degree in engineering or related field.
  • 8+ years’ experience in electrified powertrain control systems.
  • Strong understanding of automotive hardware and software.
  • Expert in Vehicle Thermal Management Systems.
  • Innovate for enhanced powertrain thermal efficiency.
  • Proficient in MATLAB Simulink & Model-Based Development.
  • Familiar with AI/ML for thermal strategy improvement.
  • Collaborative team player with strong communication skills.

Good to have:

  • Model Predictive Control for Thermal Management.
  • Knowledge of battery/EDU physics-based modelling.
  • Experience with AI/ML-based digital twin tech.
  • Familiarity with low-level actuator control.
  • Understanding of functional safety standards (ISO26262).

Your Role:

  • Develop advanced Thermal Management Software.
  • Collaborate across teams for centralized control.
  • Integrate low-level actuator control with BSW team.
  • Innovate software using modeling and AI/ML.
  • Work with 1-D CAE Modeling team for effective strategies.

Be a driving force in shaping the future of thermal efficiency in electrified vehicles. Bring your expertise to our dynamic team in Birmingham and be part of revolutionizing automotive technology.

For further details please contact us.


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