Simulation Engineer

£40000 - £60000 per annum
06 Sep 2019
04 Oct 2019
Aksana Walford
Contract Type
Full Time
Simulation Engineer

We are looking for a bright Modelling & Simulation Engineer to join a multidisciplinary team within a highly professional technical R&D company in Cambridgeshire. With a background in Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Maths or similar, the Simulation Engineer will work on major development projects within consumer technology, medical devices, industrial processes & renewable energy sectors. Your role will focus on the development of mathematical and computational models to simulate and optimise the performance of this diverse range of products and processes. In return your will be rewarded with the satisfaction of seeing your ground-breaking new creations launched as real-world products in the international market.

Requirements for Modelling & Simulation Engineer:

A good degree (BSc, BEng, MEng, MPhys etc) in Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Maths or related subject from a leading university.

A post graduate qualification in numerical or computational simulation would be highly advantageous

Excellent core mathematics skills with experience of application of mathematical modelling to science and engineering problems, ideally within a product or process development environment

Extensive experience developing and optimising mathematical models from first principles and implementation in bespoke algorithms, assessing suitability and confidence of mathematical and computational models

Experience in several of the following fields; CFD, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, optics, electromagnetics, static and dynamic mechanics

Proficiency in either or both of OpenFOAM and Comsol.

Ability to communicate clearly and concisely to colleagues and clients the technical details of a model, and how and where it can be applied

Commercial awareness, bright, conscientious and creative with an ability to demonstrate a hobby or interest with a practical or technical relevance

In return, the successful applicant can look forward to an excellent and stimulating working environment and the chance to work with some of the UK’s brightest Scientists and Engineers on a wide variety of ground-breaking projects. The salary and benefits packages on offer are excellent and the company also places a great deal of emphasis on personal development and career progression.

Job Title: Simulation Engineer

Vacancy location: rural Cambridgeshire (Commutable from Cambridge, Royston, Newmarket, Stevenage, Huntingdon, Bishops Stortford, etc)

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