Principal Engineer - CAE Engineer

24 January 2018
Location : Birmingham

Contract Type : Full Time

Description :

Job Purpose

Use of simulation tools to support the design and analysis of new Hybrid Transmissions.

Personal Specification

  • Degree qualified (Control/Mechanical/Mechatronics/Automotive )
  • Maintaining and developing strong numeracy and literacy skills
  • Experience of modelling & simulating automotive powertrain systems with respect to system performance, dynamics & control and/or fuel economy simulations
  • Experience of deriving governing equations for components and systems from first principles
  • Proficient user of simulation software
  • Experience of one or two of the following: Romax, Matlab/Simulink, Adams, Abaqus, AVL Cruise, GT Suite, Carmaker

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Optimisation of gear geometry and shaft systems for Strength, Durability and NVH using Romax software
  • Develop and execute models of eMotor, geartrain and hydraulic systems to develop and improve powertrain concepts.
  • Support methods to generate dutycycles through simulation in Carmaker
  • Support the technical assessment of current and future hybrid powertrain technologies
  • Analyse and correlate simulation data from test measurements

Other Features of Job

  • Primary location will be at Birmingham Business Park
  • Travel may be required but depends on project requirement
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
Package : Competitive salary, negotiable depending on background and experience.