Global Engineer Program - Model Based Design Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2019-11-15

< Model Based Design Engineer > (Internship)

Porcia, Italy – One position

THE GLOBAL ENGINEER PROGRAM EXPERIENCE
The Electrolux Global Engineer Program (GEP) is a proactive initiative that brings together young engineering talent across various functions and global offices of Electrolux. This program is for you, who are interested in a global, hands-on experience in an intercultural setting with the goal of securing global employment opportunities within the company upon a successful completion of the internship.

ABOUT THE ROLE
For our R&D Global Connectivity and Technology Center in Porcia (Pordenone area, Italy) we are currently looking for a Model Based Design Engineer. 
If you are passionate about innovation, possess skills on model base design, simulation, automatic control, with focus on control system development and enjoy dynamic, international environment, join us and strengthen our Power Electronics, Simulation and Control Methods Team, which on everyday basis, supports all Electrolux product lines with the best-in class Control modules.

MAIN ACTIVITIES AND TASKS
In this role, you mainly will:
• Develop advanced algorithms using the Model Based Design approach to control systems including inverter for motor control, resonant inverter for induction heating, general system for domestic appliances applications (thermodynamic, electromechanical, mechatronic systems)
• Use Matlab / Simulink tool to simulate models and create algorithms
• Use Matlab / Simulink tool to automatically generate the C code of algorithms  
• Integrate the C code automatically generated from Matlab / Simulink in the C code kernel deployed in electronic board for domestic appliances
• Debug and validate Algorithms using Rapid Control Prototyping (RCP), Processor in the Loop (PiL) and Hardware in the Loop (HiL)
• Develop and Validate models of dynamical systems to be used in Simulation and during the validation with HiL

YOUR EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS
You are a graduating student or recent graduate of electric or electronic engineering. (PHD in Information Technology/Control System Engineering is a plus)

You are fluent in English

Technical skills:
• Proficient user of Matlab/Simulink
• Good knowledge of linear and non-linear controls, dynamic systems, estimation, optimization
• Good knowledge in system modeling and identification with data-driven or physics-based models
• Knowledge of the Model Base Design approach
• Knowledge of the modeling techniques used for Simulation and HiL
• Knowledge of DSP / MICRO CONTROLLER, C language programming
• Knowledge of motor control algorithms
• Basic knowledge of electric motors, Inverters and electronics for household appliances
• Knowledge of other programming languages (Python, LabView,…) is a plus

Desired Qualifications:
• Industry and/or academic experience in control systems analysis, design, implementation, integration and verification is a big advantage
• You should, at least once in your career, have closed a loop on a real physical system, and have a sense of the practical intricacies
• Experience in at least one application domain relevant to Electrolux is a big advantage (e.g. motor control, induction heating, compressors, pumps, thermodynamic systems, etc.…)

WHO YOU ARE
• Proactive. You drive things forward and take initiative in order to achieve a common goal
• Relationship builder. You are able to work in an international matrix organization, building strong collaboration with the people and functions you work with
• Team-oriented. You know that success requires valuing teamship
• Digital and international. You are curious and have a technology-oriented and global mindset in the way you work
• Good communicator: You have facilitation and presentation skills. You know how to work with different stakeholders and share clear ideas.

WHAT YOU WILL GET FROM THE PROGRAM 
• Learning experience within 12 months
• Net salary of 1.280 euros
• Vacation days and other company benefits
• Laptop
• Visa costs and process 
• Reallocation support: local registration processes
• Settle-in support through a digital assistant for:
   o Bank account
   o Accommodation
   o Insights about your destination from colleagues
• Participation in two Global Engineer Program Summits (3 days) in selected Electrolux sites
• Support in permanent hiring opportunities within Electrolux Group towards the end of the program

Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'