Electric cars have the potential to benefit everyone tremendously. Not only do they provide a way to reduce emissions and thereby provide us with cleaner air in our cities, electric cars are an important part of the solution to mitigate climate change.
At Lightyear, we love electric cars and know they will prove a turning point in history. We started the Lightyear because we could not just be bystanders of the electric car revolution. We have a very strong drive to accelerate the introduction of electric cars around the globe.
Who is Lightyear?
Lightyear is an innovative and progressive scale-up with one mission; offering clean and affordable mobility to everyone, everywhere! Lightyear originated from the multiple world champion of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge® Cruiser Class; Solar Team Eindhoven. With Stella and Stella Lux they developed a solar powered, 4 person, road legal car. Lightyear was officially established in 2016 and laid the groundwork to make this groundbreaking technology accessible to everyone. In 2016 they started with 5 visionaries, at the beginning of 2018 Lightyear has grown to 40 enthusiasts. Meanwhile, in mid-2019, Lightyear consists of nearly 150 employees. Lightyear has its own production facility and a new office is under construction (delivery July 2019). This growth will continue in the coming years. For that reason we are looking for talent and experience to strengthen ourselves and to contribute in achieving our mission!
In the role of Control Engineer you will be part of our Charging & Powertrain team. We have different roles available in which you can develop yourself and Lightyear. For example Motor Control and Battery Charging. We are interested in your knowledge and ability so we can mould your role and put you in your strength.
What will you do as Control Engineer?
Above all you will experience a very dynamic environment. Lightyear grows, learns, iterates, makes fun, inspires, is serious, driven, innovative and pioneering. In short, Lightyear develops itself in all aspects. Does this attract you? Is this something that energizes you? Do you want to be part of such an organization? If your answer is three times yes, then we will discuss the position of Control Engineer.
The primary focus of this role is the development of control algorithms within the Charging & Powertrain system. We want you to use best-practices, your experience and talent to create models within your field of expertise. Being part of a multidisciplinary engineering team, you will make important design choices and you will work in an Agile way. Responsibilities:
What do we expect from a Control Engineer at Lightyear?
To succeed in the dynamic world of Lightyear, pro activity, craftsmanship, professionalism, communication and adaptability are crucial. In addition, we are looking for people with an ambitious attitude who learn from the past (tried and tested) but who are especially open to transforming new developments or ideas into the "tried and tested" of the future! You are also someone with a high sense of responsibility and a cooperative attitude within multidisciplinary teams. You like short lines of communication and you want to be on your strong qualities. You also have:
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|Job Location:||Helmond, Netherlands|