IC Resources Ltd

CAE Analyst

West Midlands
£23 per hour + 12 month contract
12 Nov 2017
10 Dec 2017
Sasha Booth
Job Function
Specialist Area
CAD, Electromechanical, Mechanical
Contract Type
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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