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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

CAE Engineer

Location: 

Washington, MI, US, 48094

Req ID 33355
   

We are looking for a new colleague in the CAE Department at our Washington, MI location.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct CAE simulations of Steering systems to evaluate design performance against known structural, NVH, and related engineering targets and specs.
  • Participate in root cause investigations using CAE and NVH studies to identify and implement improvements and resolve issues.
  • Improve system designs by numerical optimization and robustness investigation using parametric models.
  • Develop and maintain timing of CAE and system simulation tasks to support program milestones.
  • Develop new analysis/simulation processes and techniques to support new customer requirements.
  • Use CAE to investigate and evaluate new design and product technologies. Support product development projects related to customer concerns and cost reductions.
  • Draw conclusions from analyses performed and write formal reports.
  • Prepare and give presentations on analyses performed.
  • Work closely with offshore BCL colleagues to develop models and run analyses.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/Automotive Engineering or related field, Master’s Degree preferred.
  • 5 years progressive CAE experience, Steering system CAE preferred.
  • 3 or more years of CAE experience with codes such as Abaqus, Adams, ANSYS, or Nastran. Experience with HyperWorks / HyperMesh.

 

Be part of our ZF team as CAE Engineer and apply now!

 

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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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