FEA Engineer- chassis suspension/dynamics

The Role:
Axle Systems CAE Performance Engineer
- Use of multi-body system analysis tools, such as Adams or Simpack, to assess and optimise axle systems and suspension corner geometry hard points and K&C characteristics to meet targets
- Work closely with the Vehicle Dynamics CAE & development teams, using common methods and techniques to ensure axle and corner models are compatible with their whole vehicle models, using a consistent approach.

Skills Required:
1)Working knowledge of chassis systems and a good understanding of suspension K&C characteristics
2)Good mathematical skills backed by a sound understanding of engineering principles and the ability to initiate and deliver technique and process improvements when required
3)Familiar with MBS code (either ADAMS or Simpack)

Experience Required:
- User of primarily ADAMS or Simpack software- typically 1+ years of use
- Experience of working within Vehicle Dynamics and analysis & use of K&C data

Education Required:
Engineering degree with some vehicle and/or chassis content

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Required skills

  • CAE
  • FEA
  • FEM
  • vehicle dynamics
  • chassis
  • finite element
  • suspension

Reference: 34293764

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