Senior Engineer

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Senior Engineer
Irvine, California
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CD-adapco is seeking a Senior Engineer to work in our Worldwide Engineering Services at our Irvine, California office.

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Senior Engineer, CFD Engineering Services – Irvine, California

We are looking to fill the position of Senior Engineer in the CFD Engineering Services Group in our Irvine, California office. This position will perform CFD analyses using STAR-CCM+ for a variety of applications in the automotive, aerospace, marine, energy, and other related industries. Job functions will include performing 3D computational grid generation, run and monitoring of the CFD analysis, preparation of technical reports and providing post-project technical customer support. In addition to working in our offices, opportunities will exist for both short term and extended assignments working directly on-site with our clients.


  • BS or MS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering, plus 2 years of related experience
  • College-level coursework in Computational Fluid Dynamics, Fluid Mechanics, and Thermodynamics.
  • Experience with combustion, fluid-structure interactions or Multi-phase flow is a plus
  • Requires good communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
  • Practical experience with MS office, Unix/Linux, CAD software, and JAVA are also desirable.

Interested candidates must be able to learn new skills quickly, prioritize multiple projects, work independently as well as work effectively as part of a team. Must also be methodical and thorough, innovative, confident and be able to communicate effectively at all levels across the organization.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter outlining your unique qualifications by selecting the "Apply Now" option.

CD-adapco is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information non-discrimination or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

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About CD-adapco

CD-adapco is the world's largest independent CFD-focused provider of engineering simulation software, support and services. We have over 30 years of experience in delivering industrial strength engineering simulation. The scope of our activities extends well beyond software development to encompass a wide range of CAE engineering services in both CFD and FEA.

We have over 8000 users of our software, working at 3,000 different companies, spending over $181 million on our software and services. Our customer approval ratings are very high; in our last customer survey 93% of our customers declared themselves satisfied, or very satisfied with our software and services, a fact reflected in a consistently high customer retention rate.

Consistently growing at an organic rate of over 15% per year, CD-adapco employs over 925 talented individuals, working at 40 offices around the globe, involved in dedicated support, software development and engineering services.