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    Mechatronics & Controls Researcher at Siemens AG (Leuven, Belgium)
    Siemens AG Employer
    Leuven, Belgium
    Job Type
    Job Location
    Full Time
    Leuven, Belgium

    Job Description:

    Mechatronics &
    Controls Researcher

    System ID and
    Controls for HIL engineering in automotive context


    We are looking for a researcher to
    join the Simcenter Engineering Services R&D team in Leuven, Belgium, for a duration
    of 12 months. You will carry out research studies as defined in different tasks
    of a research project aiming at the test-based system identification process
    flow, translation to real-time models, and controls application in HIL

    Concretely, your work will aim at
    developing advanced system ID process flows, both parametric and data-driven,
    conversion to and implementation of real-time models on HIL setups. This will
    involve defining and executing tests on full vehicle or subsystem level, system
    identification and simulation as well as deployment on a HIL setup.

    Company background

    The Simulation and Test Solutions (STS) segment of Siemens
    PLM Software is responsible for the Simcenter portfolio. This portfolio includes
    a complete suite for test-based engineering, an integrated 3D simulation and
    analysis platform and a multi-disciplinary system performance simulation
    platform, complemented by Simcenter Engineering Services. Engineering Services
    supports customers throughout the product development cycle with its unique
    combination of engineering skills, development experience and process know-how,
    for key performance attributes of the vehicle, such as noise and vibration,
    ride and handling, durability, etc. The Engineering Services R&D team
    develops methodologies and applications to answer future customer needs of the
    Engineering Services

    Responsibilities and

    • Execute project tasks and research studies in
      scope of a HIL research project
    • Interact and cooperate with project team members
      within the organization
    • Coaching of students within the scope of
      assignments agreed with the RTD manager
    • Contribute to and write scientific papers based
      on the research results
    • Present research results at scientific
      conferences and technical project meetings


    • An MSc degree or higher in mechatronic/controls
    • Strong interest in Hardware-In-The-Loop (HiL)
    • Strong analytical mindset and problem-solving
    • Experience in system identification approaches
    • Experience with scientific computing and
      high-level programming languages as Matlab/Python
    • Fluent in spoken and written English
    • Motivated to work in a
      result-oriented way and capable of working independently within the team.

    Considered as additional advantage:

    • Experience with SISW test or simulation software
    • Background in electromechanical engineering
    • Experience with machine learning techniques,
      using Tensorflow or similar frameworks
    • Adequate proficiency in spoken and
      written Dutch in light of communication with national funding agencies (VLAIO);
    • Ph.D. in a relevant area of

    Organization: Digital Industries

    Company: Siemens Industry Software NV

    Experience Level: Early Professional

    Job Type: Full-time


    Flexible Hours
    Letter of Recommendation
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