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.
Powertrain CAE provide an analysis service to Powertrain development. Powertrain Tribology currently falls under the Powertrain CAE structure. This comprises Base Engines (gasoline and diesel) and Transmissions & Driveline. A vacancy exists for a Tribologist supporting the Base Engines Team.
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:
1)Proven track record in Multi-Body Dynamic (MBD) and/or Tribology analysis, in automotive Powertrain systems.
2)Proven experience in either of the following software packages: AVL Excite/SimPack/ADAMS/Primo3D/Ricardo/FIRST
3)Proven working knowledge of FEA sofware - Hypermesh/ABAQUS CAE
Experience Required: 1-3 years experience in MBD analysis of base engine components. Construct Finite Element models (only meshing) from CAD geometry. Perform fatigue assessments using stress or strain based techniques, following a full elastohydrodynamic solution. Carry out design optimisation studies. Report results in an accurate and concise manner both verbally and in written form. Able to communicate effectively at all levels.
Education Required: MSc graduate (Mechanical/Automotive/Aeronautical Engineering)
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.