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  • Job reference: RMS0183505

CAE Analyst

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 18/09/2017
  • Duration: on going
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The Role:
"Brakes Design CAE are responsible for concept simulation, modelling and analysis for the Brakes Design team. The role involves analysis of Brakes squeal and judder simulations and could also lead into the development of techniques required to achieve correlation with physical test results. This role is considered to be instrumental for the development of components and systems for new vehicle programmes. The CAE Analyst will be required to support the development of Automotive Components & systems using engineering knowledge and experience combined with Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) techniques in order to meet attribute performance targets for the braking system. The CAE Analyst will also support the continual development of tools and techniques which enhance the team's capability and improve the quality and robustness of Virtual models.

Experience using HyperWorks/ Abaqus to run CAE analysis, summarise results and feedback conclusions to colleagues
A sound understanding of Chassis system performance requirements e.g. Durability & Reliability, NVH etc
Experience in the application of engineering skills and able to demonstrate the ability to assess the appropriateness of results and guide the design.

Experience Required: "Educated to degree level, or equivalent, in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering or a related discipline. Experience in the practical application of structural analysis and FEA methodologies. High level of drive, self-motivated and able to deliver with minimum supervision. Strong and confident communicator - posessing skills to discuss and present design solutions to colleagues, customers and programme teams.

Experience Preferred: "Post graduate research based PhD in CAE-based topic. Experience in the field of NVH analysis. Experience of using Simpack, CarMaker / other CAE systems Experience in Brakes Engineering component / system design Experience of Automotive new model activities concept to launch environment Experience of working to a formal product development management system and using on - line systems for the management of component and system validation and results reporting

Additional Information : The role is based at Gaydon

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.