Simulation Engineer - Diesel Engines in Mossville, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 8/29/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is seeking a Simulation Engineer to join our client’s Virtual Product Development (VPD) team at their Industrial Power Systems Division, located in Mossville, IL.  This is a contingent position expected to last 2 years. 

In addition, you will:

  • Support the design, performance, emissions and mechanical development of diesel engines
  • Apply your knowledge of materials, fatigue analysis, and failure analysis to assignments that are complex in nature and that support and enhance product performance, durability, reliability, quality, and serviceability
  • Identify, analyze, and resolve engineering problems using failure analysis principles of materials and perform fatigue analysis
  • Perform FEA in a certain portion of their time
  • Participate in the FMEA development and work closely with test engineers to analyze the failures from the field

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Master’s degree with 2-3 years of experience performing fatigue and failure analysis or a PhD degree in a Materials or Mechanical Engineering program with an emphasis on fatigue, fracture and materials behavior
  • Experience with fatigue tools such as COBRA, n-Code or FE-SAFE
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate technical information effectively with team members, internal customers, business leaders and process partners

A strong candidate will also have:

  • Experience with internal combustion engines or other rotating machinery
  • Experience with Abaqus and ANSYS
  • Experience with HyperMesh, NX or similar pre-processors
  • Experience with CREO or other CAD tools

*** This position is located in Mossville, IL.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.