Motor Control Engineer

South Burlington, VT


Motor Control Engineers are core members of the Electric Propulsion team. They are primarily responsible for the development of control systems and models of the aircraft’s electric drive system in the MATLAB / Simulink environment, but also design and run tests in the lab.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Development of controllers in Simulink that will be used to generate embedded C code
  • Modeling of physical systems
  • Implementation on hardware in the loop (HIL) systems
  • Design verification
  • Tool development (task automation, optimization)
  • Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • A bachelors of science degree in a STEM field
  • Experience with MBD tools (e.g., Simulink, SCADE, LabVIEW)
  • Experience with object-oriented programming
  • Strong fundamentals in physics, electrical engineering, and controls systems
  • Field oriented control of 3 phase ac machines
  • Preferred Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • A masters of science degree in a STEM field
  • 5+ years working with MBD tools (e.g., Simulink, SCADE, LabVIEW)
  • 5+ years experience in object-oriented programming
  • 2+ years working with embedded C
  • Experience generating DO-178 and/or DO-331 compliant code
  • Experience with motor modeling
  • Experience with self-sensing algorithm development
  • BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

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