Motor Control Engineer – Compressors)

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Motor Control Engineer – Compressors)-(21000DG5)

We are an automotive supplier, a partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technological company, we propose innovative products and systems that contribute to reduction of CO2 emissions and to development of automated driving. Since 2002 we have been developing thermal systems in our R&D Center in Prague. Currently we are working on high-voltage components for electric vehicles’ thermal management. Our team of mechanical, test and system engineers works closely with our development center in La Verrière, France. We manage our own projects and are pioneers in the electric mobility market due to our innovative products.

We are looking for a Motor Control Engineer, who will design the control algorithm for our Electric Drive Compressor (EDC) and validate the SW on the compressor and motor bench.


  • Design control software using Matlab/Simulink according to *Standards/ customer requirements.
  • Calibration and trouble-shooting tests for system validation with motor and compress bench.
  • Closely working with the HW team and/or the SW team for algorithm implementation/testing.
  • Design new functions if needed according to raised problems or customer specifications.
  • Implement Valeo standards and requirements for software design.
  • Make reports for Customers and Project team.
  • Documentations and writing new standards if needed.

  • Master’s degree in electrical engineering or proved equivalent field; a PhD in electric motor controls is a plus.
  • Strong understanding of Motor control algorithms for permanent magnet synchronous motors.
  • Strong knowledge in DC-AC converter and brushless motor 
  • Excellent foundation of Automatic Control Theory.
  • Strong mathematical and physical background, analytical skills. In-depth knowledge of Matlab/Simulink.
  • Good knowledge of switching converters: Inverter.
  • Fluent English.

  • 6 weeks of vacation per year
  • flexible working hours and home office possibility
  • variable remuneration – monthly and semester bonuses depending on your team’s and corporate results
  • contribution to pension insurance after the probation period amounting to 5% of your gross salary
  • meal vouchers and free time vouchers on a Flexi Pass card (Edenred)
  • possibility of the Multisport card
  • fitness room and external sports ground (football, basketball, volleyball) on site
  • mobility support for commuting, accommodation and moving services if you live more than 20km away
  • a company canteen offering a selection of international cuisine
  • easy access to work by Prague metro line A, a parking lot for all employees
  • personal development program through technical trainings and language courses
  • regular company teambuilding events
  • outdoor relax zone with barbecue space for teambuildings
  • discounted prices of car spare parts and accessories
  • possibility to see the whole development process in one place from an idea (customer requirement) to a product testing and manufacturing
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    Thanks to its strategy focused on innovation, Valeo is at the heart of the three revolutions which are disrupting the automotive sector: electrification, autonomous and connected cars, and digital mobility.

    These are revolutions that Valeo has been able to anticipate and which today provide amazing career opportunities, including internationally!

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