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Reference # : 20-01955 Title : Aerodynamics Engineer
Location : Ann Arbor, MI
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date : 11/16/2020  
Description
JOB ID: TYARD912043

Job Title: Aerodynamics Engineer
Duration: 12 Month+
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105


Company Background: Our client, a major employer in the area, is looking for an Aerodynamics Engineer to be part of its team in its North American operations.

Description:
**This position will work from home 75% and onsite 25% therefore this candidate must belocal**

Job Description
  • Benchmarking using CATIA data, drawings, vehicles and test results
  • Conducting and documenting design review following established and new methodologies
  • Vehicle, system and component evaluation planning, testing and reporting
  • Utilize Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) to predict and visualize vehicle CD improvements, e.g. using DassaultPowerDelta/Flow/Viz/etc
  • Analyze results, propose and develop countermeasures to improve aerodynamics and/or wind noise performance
  • Establish and maintain detailed work plans to meet project deadlines
    Requirements:
    Required Technical Skills:
  • 1+ years' hands-on experience with vehicle mock-up for aerodynamic's evaluation
  • 1+ years' experience using pressure data acquisition equipment & analysis software
  • 1+ years' experience utilizing CATIA for part and system design review
  • Ability to read and understand component part and assembly drawings
    General Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in aerodynamics/aerospace or mechanical engineering
  • Knowledge and understanding of aerodynamic phenomena and analysis techniques
  • Aerodynamic CD testing experience in wind tunnel testing or via simulation
  • Proficiency in communicating technical data with clear conclusion in a visual format
  • Capability to follow established, and new processes, with attention to detail and completeness
    Preferred:
    Automotive OEM experience
  • 3+ years' vehicle aerodynamics or wind noise vehicle development experience
  • 3+ years' experience using ExaPowerFlow to predict vehicle CD
  • 1+ years' experience usingCATIA for 3D part generation
  • Knowledge and understanding of aeroacoustic phenomena
  • On-road or in wind tunnel wind noise testing experience