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  • Job reference: RMS0145681

Junior Aerothermodynamicist

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/08/2014
  • Time left:
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The Company:
A luxury Automotive OEM based in the West Midlands. After continued growth & success there are a number of new exciting engineering projects underway and we currently have requirements for experienced engineering professionals.

The Role:
To provide support to the Aerodynamic team in the development of whole vehicles to meet aerodynamic and thermal requirements and support Vehicle Dynamics, Powertrain, NVH, Body & Interiors attributes.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks

As a Junior Thermal Aerodynamicist you’ll provide support to the Aerodynamic department’s Thermal team in the development of future vehicles. Using CFD tools and physical testing to performing analysis of aerodynamic flows and thermal physics to deliver data driven solutions.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
•An Aeronautical degree or Mechanical Engineering degree specialised in Aerodynamics.
•Experience with Commercial or Open source CFD software including Pre and post processing tools.
•Hands on experience of wind tunnel testing.
•A thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of aerodynamics.
•An understanding of thermofluid mechanics Knowledge of physical testing techniques.
•Data processing skills suitable for large data sets.
•CAD skills would be advantageous.
•You will be highly motivated, results will be data driven, organised with a meticulous approach to tasks with good communication and documentation skills.
•You will have strong team skills and produce results within fixed timelines.