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  • Job reference: RMS0137698

CAE / FEA Engineer - Body - 25712

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/02/2014
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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.

The Role:
To support Finite Element model building of components, subsystems and full vehicle models for new JLR products using ANSA, Hypermesh and Oasys Primer. Able to work effectively within a diverse team to deliver models within defined deadlines and time constraints.

To support build of fully trimmed vehicle models and carry out initial baseline assessments and summarise results.

Liase with offshore model build teams to support effective planning and delivery of model builds to meet programme timing

Able and willing to travel to India or Thailand if required to support training of Model build team.

Valid Passport essential.

Very competent in delivery of automotive Model building to required quality standards using appropriate CAE methods and processes

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Ability to work fast and accurately as a member of a small team.
Good communication skills
Competent in the use of pre and post processing packages - ANSA, Hyperworks, OASYS suite PC Skills Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Demonstration of the knowledge and skills required. Very competent in component meshing using engineering experience and CAE tools.
Demonstrated delivery of CAE component and vehicle models to meet customer targets.
Working within a diverse team, including planning and delivery of work
Requires supervision and/or assistance only where the issues or situation faced is highly complex and/or business critical.
Experience that will help reduce model building time for activities on Crash, NVH and Durability

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Ability to run initial baseline CAE analysis (NVH, Safety, Durability), summarise initial results and feedback to CAE attribute project leads.
Knowledge of ANSA Data Management functionality Excel macro programming.
Familiarity and experience of Automotive working practices relating to CAE methods and processes.
Familiarity and experience of CAD , TCE & Digibuck Familiarity of IT systems
Educated to a minimum of degree level in Mechanical Engineering or an equivalent technical subject.

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