Control Algorithms Developer
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2018-06-07

Make ideas come to life. Globally.

For us going to work everyday has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

CONTROL ALGORITHMS DEVELOPER – Porcia, Italy

Join our R&D Product Development & Technology team in Porcia. Work on the most innovative global solutions for home appliances. Challenge us with your out-of-the-box approach towards technology. Be the focal point of contact for all R&D departments!

If you have the ambition to work in a truly international setting, working with colleagues across the globe (EMEA, Americas, and APAC) and creating best of class customer experience – this is a place for you! 
Dare to make an impact. Globally. 

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK

Your key objective will be to develop control algorithms and innovative functionalities in order to improve the performances/efficiency of Fabric and Dish care products (Washing machines, Dryers, Washer-Dryers, Dishwashers)

Among your duties will be the following:
• Use the Model-Based Design technology to guide and continuously improve the development process of the control algorithms
• Perform data analysis according to the 6-Sigma methodology
• Contribute to defining the test plans (DoE) and data collection campaigns for the algorithm development and robustness evaluation 
• Release technical documentation describing algorithms functionalities and draft standard procedures for the calibration/setup operations
• Act as a technical reference for the development/testing/implementation of the assigned activity

YOU

• Proactive. You turn ideas into solutions. You are always one step ahead.
• Team player. You work towards a common goal.
• Good communicator. You build strong relationships across the organization.
• Open minded. You are flexible and think out of the box.
• Passionate about technology. You put creativity and dynamism in what you do.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

• Master’s degree in Electronic/Mechatronic/Automation Engineering with specialization in Control Systems or similar
• Preferably fresh graduate or professionals with 1-2 years of experience
• Good knowledge of modern control theory, signal processing, and statistics
• Ability in data analysis and understanding of machine learning
• Good understanding of physics systems and modeling
• Aptitude of developing new control solutions (algorithms) and identifying the more appropriate production format
• Ability in defining the suitable test plan (virtual and/or physical) for developing and validating algorithm performances
• Good knowledge of MatLab/Simulink and programming skills
• Understanding of electronic circuits and interfaces with sensors, actuators
• An understanding of the 6-Sigma methodology is a plus
• Language: English/Italian – fluent

Want to know more about what we do within the Electrolux Group? 
Ever wondered what the smart home of the future could be like? Watch this video about Electrolux’s take on what a fully connected smart home could offer the consumer: http://www.electroluxgroup.com/en/electrolux-design-explores-the-smart-home-of-the-future-23769/.