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Senior Engineer FEA
Ref No.: 18-05786
Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 05/10/2018
 Position title : Senior Engineer FEA
Experience : 7 to 11 years
Qualification : Masters in Engineering or PHD ( From top colleges)
Location : Chennai
Job description :

Background/Experience: 
 
The candidature for this senior engineer position must have a Post Graduate/PhD degree from a reputed institution, in an accredited engineering curriculum (Mechanical/Design/Automobile/Aerospace) plus 8-10 years of simulation experience related to product development/validation.
The candidate will be part of the Machine Structures and System Simulation team which performs virtual validation related to structural durability of Caterpillar machine structures and systems.
 
Job Location: Chennai/Bangalore
 
 
Key Skill Set:
  •   Strong knowledge in structural simulations (Vibration, Fatigue, Stress)
  •   Sound understanding of Engineering mechanics, Machine design and Strength of materials
  •  System level multi body simulation model development experience
  • Experience in technical mentoring and leading teams in structural simulation
  • Related publications in Journals and internal conference will be added advantage
Preferred Skill Sets:
  •  Structural durability of Mechanical Systems/Components
  •  Expert in Fatigue assessment techniques
  •  Expertise in using FEA tools like Abaqus/Ansys/NX-Nastran/FE-Safe etc for solving complex non-linear FEA, Multiphysics simulations related to structural durability
  • Sound understanding of principles of linkages, structural systems
  • Experience in successfully leading complex validation projects/programs, technical coaching/mentoring other team members
  • Experience in using statistical methods for uncertainty quantifications and the sensitivity of the simulation results due to variations in the input parameters/process
  • Experience in structural health monitoring using big data and remaining useful life predictions using robust simulation/mathematical models 
 
Key Competencies:
  •  Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  •  Self-starter with an inquisitive mind
  •  Strong customer focus with ability to work closely and deliver timely support
  •  Ability to work in teams as well as independently
  •  Good decision-making skills