CAE Analyst - Thermal CFD - 31070
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.
Thermal CFD Analyst - to carry out Thermal CFD analysis on client programmes as required, including some model build. Supports the Thermal Technical Specialists (TS) and Thermal Subject Matter Experts (SME) with data for T&D to CAE correlation, research projects and method development.
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED
1. Excellent understanding of Thermal CFD analysis and thermal processes.
2. CAE tool usage including model preparation in CAD, meshing, post-processing, and analysis, preferably using Exa PowerFLOW. Excellent report writing and communication skills.
3. The ability to lead technical issue resolution and development projects with the support of the T&D team, CAE teams, Technical Specialists and any external parties.
Successful history as a CFD engineer for a major OEM, supplier, or significant academic / research environment. Degree in technical subject.
Experience of Thermal Climatic Wind Tunnel (CWT) and Hot Environment Testing (HET). Experience of Thermal and/or Cooling whole vehicle test work.
Ability to use the clients preferred Thermal CAE tools (EXA PowerFlow and PowerTherm) and associated pre-processing tools (ANSA). Experience of CFD tools.