IC Resources Ltd

CAE Analyst

Location
West Midlands
Salary
£23 per hour + 12 month contract
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
J43368
Contact
Sasha Booth
Job Function
Design
Specialist Area
CAD, Electromechanical, Mechanical
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
CAE Analyst
West Midlands
12 month contract
£23 p/h

IC Resources is working with a well respected automotive business based in the West Midlands to find a CAE Analyst for a long term contract.

The successful candidate must have:

*Ability to create and interrogate, from first principles, mathematical and logical models that define the behaviour of mechanical and electro-mechanical systems present in Automotive Powertrains
*Strong analytical capability and breadth of CAE experience (3+ years), with a proven success in complex system model development, validation and correlation Able to identify and respond to the strengths and limitations of computer-based modelling
*A strong technical knowledge of key powertrain and hybrid technologies (e.g. engine, transmission, calibration & controls, e-motor, inverter, battery)
*Proven success in application of an industry-standard system modelling toolset (e.g. Simulink, Dymola, MATLAB etc.) for analysis of dynamic system behaviour, problem-solving and/or system optimisation, including model correlation
*The ability to create and interrogate from first principles mathematical and logical models that define the behaviour of mechanical and electro-mechanical systems
*A good working knowledge of engine, transmission, driveline and hybrid / electrified architectures and operating characteristics
*Able to recognise and qualify the impact of powertrain (including hybrid and electric) system characteristics and principal vehicle attributes upon vehicle performance and efficiency metrics
*An understanding of linear vehicle dynamics and engine and transmission matching principles
*Applicants will ideally be qualified to degree level (e.g. BEng, BSc or MSc, or equivalent), or HND, or equivalent, with considerable experience

Preferred experience includes:

*Knowledge of Hybrid & Electrified Powertrain systems
*Experience or awareness of PED attribute development
*Knowledge of target setting & requirement cascade process
*Knowledge of pollutant emissions, calibration methodologies and regulatory tests
*Experience in data processing, manipulation and graphical presentation and an interest and willingness to develop these skills further.
*Able to demonstrate a high level of motivation, initiative and resourcefulness in overcoming problems.
*Strong oral and written communication skills; able to communicate technical concepts, data and conclusions to a wide audience.
*Good interpersonal skills; able to work within a team and network effectively across a wide number of departments
*Full (preferably clean, UK) driving license

If you fulfil the above criteria and would like further details please contact Sasha Booth at IC Resources.

Notes: automotive, west midlands, contract, 12 months, CAE, powertrain, hybrid, electric vehicle, ped, engine, transmission, simulink, matlab, dymola,

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