Engineering Manager (R & D)

This role is for managing our expanding young and dynamic RnD team. The team is a cross discipline engineer team covering:

  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Mechanical
  • Systems
  • Functional Safety
  • Standard compliance
  • Software

 Specific Role

The role is for the Engineering manager who oversees the RnD team. The role will cover the following key responsibilities:

  1. Assistance and approvals in development of scopes of work
  2. Assistance in risk assessment on functional software logic
  3. Development in line with safety standards (IEC 61508, ISO26262, ISO13849)
  4. Mechanical and electrical projects
  5. Systems engineering
  6. Code review of software development
  7. Experience in version control software such as bitbucket, git
  8. Agile and Waterfall project management
  9. Development of software
  10. Software optimization
  11. Algorithm optimization and development
  12. Server architectures
  13. Communications architectures
  14. Bootstrap development and remote upgrading
  15. System integration (hardware / firmware / software / report)
  16. Designing of unit tests and performing unit testing on software
  17. Complete system testing
  18. Development of documentation for software systems
  19. Bug fixing and management

Role requirement

  1. Mechatronic engineering related degree from a recognized institution
  2. Drivers license and passport
  3. Project management
  4. Systems design
  5. Computer Literacy – Advanced Level; Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel and

Beneficial skills

  1. Linux
  2. C# and other development languages
  3. Radio systems and propagation
  4. Control algorithms
  5. Planning algorithms
  6. Mapping and GIS systems
  7. Mechanical engineering
  8. Electrical engineering
  9. QT
  10. Field bus interfaces (CAN, RS232, RS485, SPI, Ethernet)
  11. Embedded processors
  12. Networking
  13. Solidworks
  14. Altium
  15. Matlab

Please send cvs to info@abantusa.co.za