Powertrain Controls Engineer
Posted on 4/3/2023
Newport Beach, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar
  • 5-7 years relevant engineering experience in automotive / passenger car / commercial vehicle / aerospace / defense industry, especially in electrical systems engineering or engine control. Experience in embedded controls, controls integration, or relevant hardware areas is preferred
  • Familiarity with engines, and engine controls
  • Ability to read and interpret schematics and wiring diagrams
  • Fluency in C language ((C, C# or C++). Familiar with the software development life cycle (SDLC) from preliminary system analysis to tests and deployment
  • Experience with CANape or similar CAN interface tool
  • Experience in the design and implementation of automotive control electronics
  • Strong fundamentals in control systems theory, linear systems analysis, stability, and controller design
  • Strong understanding, and intuition for the physics of basic electric propulsion, motion control systems, and heat transfer
  • Excellent proficiency with creating controls-oriented dynamic system models of thermal, hydraulic, or mechanical systems in MATLAB/Simulink/Python etc
  • U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data
  • Develop and design control systems for Anduril's wide range of airbreathing engines, including piston and turbine applications
  • Experience with controls system development, modeling, and implementation in an embedded environment
  • Develop microcontroller software using an RTOS
  • Develop firmware build, release, and update infrastructure
  • Develop reusable device drivers and communications protocol libraries
  • Assist with part selection, board design, and product design efforts
  • Create SITL/HITL test fixtures
  • Support engine test and integration
  • Work on the coolest engines in the aviation business
Desired Qualifications
  • Prior experience developing embedded systems for automotive powertrain controls is a plus
  • Experience with ST Micro, NXP, or Atmel microprocessors. USB, MIPI CSI2, SPI, I2C, CAN, CANFD, ARINC-825, ARINC-429, MIL-STD-1553, UART/RS232/RS422/RS485 communications experience is a plus

501-1,000 employees

Technology products for defense & national security
Company Overview
Anduril's mission is to transform US & allied military capabilities with advanced technology.
  • Full Family Health Coverage
  • 16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers
  • Family Planning & Support
  • Incentivized Time Off
  • Mental Health Resources
  • Financial Planning
  • Unlimited Provisions
  • Professional Development
Company Core Values
  • Impact - Everyone at Anduril has the ability to be a catalyst. You will be encouraged to make your mark from day 1 and be supported every day after.
  • Autonomy - Self-motivation is a key component to success. We encourage you to cultivate your ideas, and show, don’t tell. We’re ready whenever you are.
  • Speed - We move incredibly fast and welcome people who embrace the quick-paced nature of our work. It is not uncommon for an idea on a Monday to be a prototype by Friday. We ship in weeks, not years.
  • Culture - Our team is a collective of intelligent and curious individuals who share the common goal of creating a safer tomorrow - and living balanced, fulfilled lives while doing so.