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CAE Analyst - Body Closures - 22025

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 23/01/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (30/01/13)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
We are currently looking for a CAE Analyst for one of our automotive clients in the Midlands.

The Role:
Development of Automotive Body Closure Component Stiffness and Strength performance for New Product using CAE to meet defined performance targets and support design confirmation, conduct test support and test-to-CAE correlation. Leading small team, including planning and controlling delivery of their work. Able to run baseline CAE analysis, summarise results and feedback conclusions to the Body CAE Project Leader in an efficient manner. Able to work effectively with design teams to develop solutions within defined deadlines and time constraints. Have an awareness of potential design constraints (packaging, manufacturing etc.) and ensure due consideration is given in developing solutions.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Ability to carry out automotive body closure stiffness and strength performance development using CAE to meet defined performance targets and support design confirmation, conduct test support and test-to-CAE correlation. Ability to lead a small team and plan and control their work. Ability to work fast and accurately as a member of a small team. Hyperworks ver. 10, for Pre/Post-Processing. (or Ansa/Metapost as a suitable alternative) MSC Nastran, SOL101, 103, and 200, including de-bugging of analysis runs. ABAQUS 6.x non-linear (including contacts) - implicit and explicit LS-DYNA implicit and explicit PC Skills, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Demonstration of the knowledge and skills required. Experience of working in the automotive industry. Very competent in automotive body system and component development using engineering experience and CAE tools. Demonstrated leadership of a small team in the delivery of body closure stiffness and strength performance development using CAE to meet de

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Use of Hyperworks Optistruct to develop solutions and optimise designs. Geometry creation in Catia. Excel macro programming.

Familiarity and experience of working practices relating to CAE methods and processes.
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