Application Engineers – SM-TBD-126-Northville, MI, Irvine, CA or Seattle, WA
CD-adapco currently has vacancies for CFD engineers in the Application Engineering team of our Northville, Michigan Office. Positions are also available in the Irvine, CA or Seattle, WA office.
Serving as a technical lead in demonstrating and deploying CD-adapco’s best-in-class simulation software to a wide variety of customers, this position offers an exciting opportunity to be at the forefront of the innovative use of simulation in engineering design, industrial processes and research environments. The successful candidate will be exposed to a full spectrum of simulation applications in industries such as Automotive, Aerospace, Architecture, Defense, Energy, Marine etc. The breadth of analyses covered by these application areas is also broad ranging and includes standard analyses of fluid dynamics, heat transfer as well as new simulation topics such as electric motor analysis and battery design.
The successful applicant will work in a team environment to develop, maintain and support add on tools for the STAR-CCM+ Analysis package. The role will require creative problem solving and new methods development to improve the customer’s process and experience.
Being successful in this role requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as a strong organizational ability to multi-task with both long term and short term projects. The candidate will need to rapidly understand the expanding applications to which CFD is employed as well as handle the pace of development of the STAR-CCM+ toolset.
Minimum qualifications would include a Bachelor Degree in an engineering-related field while post-graduate degrees are preferred. However, the emphasis is on a strong understanding of fundamental engineering principles and the underlying mechanics of CFD such as turbulence modeling, meshing strategies, solver schemes or heat transfer phenomena. Additionally, exposure or experience in the following areas may be considered advantageous:
Previous CFD experience in industry with a commercial code is preferred but not required.
CD-adapco offers a stimulating working environment, competitive benefits and job growth opportunities. All qualified applications are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter by e-mail, outlining your unique qualifications for this position. Please reference “Application Engineers – SM-TBD-126” in the subject line of your e-mail.