Aerodynamics Engineer

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Automotive
Location
Hullavington - United Kingdom

Description

The role offers a unique opportunity to take a role in the development of a completely new and innovative vehicle program from the ground up. 

Accountabilities

  • Take a role in delivery of aerodynamic targets
  • Develop new innovative aerodynamic concepts to provide ground baking solutions to meet airflow targets with minimum impact to other vehicle attributes

  • Set-up, run and analyse CFD simulations and present results to relevant teams

  • Produce high quality surface models of concepts for CFD evaluation

  • Design of aerodynamic concept components for release for prototype models, manufacture and wind tunnel testing

  • Improve and develop processes for efficiency, validity and fidelity

  • Organisation and running of track and wind-tunnel tests

  • Produce report summaries and present findings to senior management


Skills

  • An advanced knowledge and understanding of theoretical, experimental and numerical aerodynamics

  • Experience in motorsport or automotive aerodynamics

  • Demonstrable industrial experience of the application of CFD (ANSYS Fluent, StarCCM or similar)

  • Knowledge of experimental techniques in aerodynamics to enable project success

  • Strong experience in parametric surfacing and solid modelling part design (NX preferred)

  • Experience of wind-tunnel and track testing, including instrumentation, data acquisition and processing

  • Experience in design for manufacture techniques and material selection to meet a product specification requirement would be a distinct advantage

Benefits

Dyson monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll also enjoy a profit-related bonus, generous leave and life insurance. But financial benefits are only the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, flexible working hours, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to creativity, innovation and ambition.

Posted: 10 October 2018