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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

CAE Engineer (m/f/d)


Izmir, 35, TR, 35620

Req ID 20828

We are looking for a new colleague in our Team Engineering Service Office at our location in Izmir. 

Your tasks:  

  • Preparation of Finite Element (FE) Models with regards to geometrical and physical nonlinearity’s (e.g. elasticity, plasticity and contact) 
  • Development of new FE methods according to internal or customer needs
  • The implementation of proposals concerning material properties, component optimization and cost reduction, with regards to technical and economic aspects
  • Coordination of requirements together with the areas Development and Testing as well as customers and suppliers
  • Verification / Validation of the FE – Models together with testing engineers


Your profile: 

  • Successfully finished university degree in Mechanical, Aeronautical and Automotive Engineering or Physics.
  • Experience in the usage of numerical simulation methods (FE Analysis) (min. 2 years) and in the Automotive Industry as well as in the analysis of passenger car components (min. 2 years)
  • Practical application experience with the following simulation software products: ABAQUS or other nonlinear solvers (e.g. MARC/MENTAT or ANSYS), HYPERMESH / VIEW, SIMCENTER 3D DURABILITY, SIGMASOFT or similar is preferable
  • Programming language like Python or TCL/TK experience is preferable and no military service obligation for male candidates
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, German is preferable and no obstacle to travel abroad


About ZF:
ZF is a global technology company suppling systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries. 


Be part of our ZF team as CAE Engineer (m/f/d) and apply now!


Jesko Broschat

(+49) 211 584217

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