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Fuel Cell Controls Engineer

  • Kemble, UK
  • Full-time
  • Engineering

At ZeroAvia, we’re clean sky thinkers. For the world to achieve truly clean, guilt-free flight, we need a scalable solution; hydrogen-electric powertrains. As a leader in zero-emission aviation and a UK Jet Zero Council member, we’re designing and commercialising hydrogen-powered solutions that will positively impact the future of aviation, global connectivity, and the world.

You will become a solution-focused champion in our high-velocity culture. We value results and efficiency and prioritise achieving our mission most effectively and innovatively possible. You’ll be part of our unified team to create solutions and solve problems, If you’re eager to take radical ownership and are unafraid to ask questions or challenge the status quo, then we want you to be part of our Clean Sky Thinking.

Role Overview

Working within the fuel cell system controls team and in conjunction with the Power Generation teams.


  • Development of the control strategy for optimized and efficient working of Fuel cell systems
  • Development of control strategy for each of the subsystems of the Power Generation System.
  • Defining dynamic behaviour and stability requirements for the Fuel cell system
  • Participating in systems design and integration reviews
  • Working to aviation systems engineering (ARP4754) and safety engineering (ARP4761) standards
  • Supporting planning and risk activities to ensure on time delivery of tasks and projects
  • Validate control software on test benches including the preparation of test cases.
  • Actively adhere to engineering best practice software revision control, software testing, and safety-critical software development.

  • Degree in relevant engineering disciplines such as Mechanical, Aviation, Powertrain, Electrical Engineering, Controls or a related field.
  • Proven track record in specifying/designing high-integrity or safety-critical control solutions
  • Experience in analysis of control systems, simulation and test verification of control system's behaviour
  • Experience in model-based systems development with MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow environment and code generation to C/C++ with Embedded Coder.
  • Experience in control software verification and validation processes such as SIL(Software in Loop), PIL(Processor in Loop) and HIL(Hardware in Loop) tests to prove designs.

📈 Stock Options

🏡 Relocation support

🏖️ Holiday: 25 Days + Public Holidays

🍴 Kemble Location: Free Lunch

🔋 EV Club and Kemble Free EV Charging

🛩️ Flying Club: 5 free hours of flying lessons + Discount on Pilots License (PPL)

👩🏽‍⚕️ Private Healthcare: Plus Dental, Optical, Mental health support

💸 Salary sacrifice schemes: EV Club, Curry's Tech, Cycle to Work and Ikea Furniture

💰 Weekly Spot Bonuses

👩🏼‍⚖️ Income protection and Legal support

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