CAE Lead / CAE Engineering Lead / CAE Lead Engineer

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Automotive
Location
Hullavington - United Kingdom

Description

The Lead CAE Engineer will overview all full vehicle NVH analysis based on applicable regulations and standards for Dyson Electric Vehicle Programme.

Accountabilities

Manage the creation of full vehicle NVH models from concept to detail stage. 

Lead and mentor junior and senior CAE engineers to deliver engineering solutions and gateway status reports.

Ensure consistent use of state of the art methods across the team and lead the development of advanced practices.

Support the definition and monitoring of component, system and vehicle level testing.

Help develop body and vehicle engineering standards.

Collaborate closely with the Safety team to develop integrated structure/restraints solutions.


Integrate crash performance with other major attributes, such as NVH and durability, within CAE, Body Engineering and Vehicle Engineering groups.


Skills

Master degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent (other relevant engineering disciplines will be considered).

CAE NVH simulation experience. 

Working knowledge of body engineering for NVH, including first principles approach for energy and loads management.

Sound knowledge of materials and manufacturing requirements, mechanical properties and failure mechanisms.


Ability to multi-task and plan effectively when working with a variety of project teams in an often high-pressure, competitive environment.


Desirable

Experience in Electric Vehicle Body Structures development.

Experience of developing new vehicle platform.


Familiarity with NVH and durability body structure performance.


Experience with optimisation methods and tools, within NVH and/or other applications.


Benefits

27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays Pension scheme Performance related bonus Life assuranceSport centreFree on-site parking Subsidized café and restaurants Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 10 September 2018