Principal Engineer Vehicle Dynamics

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    Coventry, West Midlands

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    Ray Greenman

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    9 months ago

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Vehicle Dynamics CAE Engineer - Coventry - Excellent Salary and Benefits

This a terrific opportunity for an experienced Vehicle Dynamics CAE Engineer to join this ambitious vehicle manufacturer at its state-of-the-art Technical Centre in Coventry.

You will work on a wide range of advanced engineering projects and vehicle programmes delivering multi body dynamics analysis to determine suspension kinematics, hard points, compliance and tuneable specifications to meet attribute targets using ADAMS tools.

This role is offered at either Senior (2 - 4 years' experience) or Principal (5+ years)

Key Activities and Tasks:

  • ADAMS analysis for
    • Full vehicle dynamics
    • Kinematics and compliance
    • Ride and handling
    • Suspension hard point definition
  • Concept development of chassis suspension, axle and steering systems to meet vehicle attribute and system targets
  • Carry out load generation in support of dynamics and durability analysis activities for chassis components
  • Undertake process improvements, defining CAE models, tolls procedures and working practice
  • Vehicle performance testing
  • A detailed job specification is available by request

Qualifications, experience and personal attributes required:

  • Degree qualified
  • At least 2 years of post-graduate experience in using ADAMS
  • MATLAB Simulink experience would be a bonus
  • Experience gained in automotive, motor sport or aerospace industries
  • Enthusiastic with the tenacity required to deliver high quality work
  • Possess excellent communication skills

In return you will get:

  • An excellent salary and benefits package (including car allowance at Principal grade)
  • Career development
  • Opportunity to work in a small team on interesting and challenging projects

Talented vehicle dynamics CAE Engineers should apply today for this very exciting job by either calling Ray Greenman on +44 (0) 1384 397 555 or email (CV + cover letter)


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