Junior Control Engineer

  • Role type
  • Full time

  • Location/s
  • Prague

  • Closing Date
  • 28/05/2024

Job Description

Ricardo UK Ltd. Logo

Role: Junior Control Engineer

Location: Prague 

Role ID: 2024-2303


Our vision is to create a safe and sustainable world

We are looking for a Junior Control Engineer to join our team based in Prague. In the role, you will contribute to the development and implementation of control systems, ensuring optimal performance and reliability across our projects. This role offers an exciting opportunity to work on cutting-edge technologies and collaborate with experienced professionals in a supportive environment.


We encourage you to apply for this role if you have:

  • An engineering degree.
  • A good understanding of the control theory.
  • Experience of model-based development using Matlab/Simulink.
  • Willingness to learn and work in a team.
  • Good English language skills.

 Your role will involve:

  • Technical development of control solutions, covering requirements specification, algorithm development, implementation, calibration and validation.
  • Development of Model-in-Loop and Hardware-in-Loop facilities to support control development.
  • Control strategy development on rigs/ testbeds, and on-vehicle
  • Technical analysis to achieve tasks with sound evidence base.
  • Responsibility for delivering assigned tasks to time, cost, and quality on customer projects.
  • Interface directly with clients on technical issues.


Working here

You will be warmly welcomed into our workplace where every voice matters. We are diverse thinkers and doers, coming together to create a culture of inclusion. We will support you to find your place.


We will encourage you to use your passion and expertise to make a positive impact through the projects you work on.  Your knowledge and desire to bring about change will be invaluable in helping deliver innovative solutions that support communities across the globe in becoming safer and more sustainable.



We want you to know how much you are valued. Your remuneration and benefits package will reflect that. You will receive a range of benefits which include support for your physical and mental health. 


Our core benefits include 5 weeks of holiday, a competitive company pension scheme, life assurance and professional subscriptions reimbursement. We also offer a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.


Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion statement

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours. We have an ambitious diversity, equality, and inclusion approach as explained here. We value diversity; recognising that a more diverse workforce creates a richer and more varied working environment. Diversity also drives innovation, by allowing us to offer our clients the best consultancy service that we can. As part of our commitment to engage positively and pro-actively with all our employees and to ensure an inclusive culture, we are a recognised as a 'disability confident' employer.


Next steps

Once you have submitted your application a member of our Recruitment Team will be in touch. Please be aware that the timing can vary dependent on the volume of applications that we receive for each role and in some cases, we may start to review applications prior to the closing date.


Ricardo is a Disability confident employer please advise the recruitment team via if you require any adjustments to support you throughout the recruitment process.