UK/Ireland Job #1802

Aerodynamics Design Engineer



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Date Posted

October 19, 2023

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Aerodynamics Design Engineer Job Description

Aerodynamics Design Engineer                                                                    Contract

Hourly Rates – Negotiable
Location – Northamptonshire
Key Skills – 3DEXPERIENCE, CATIA V5/V6, PLM, Aerodynamicist, Motorsport, Automotive, Formula One, F1, Aerospace, CFD, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Analysis, CFX, CAE

We have an exciting opportunity to join a prestigious motorsport company, who are looking for experienced Aerodynamic Design Engineers to join them on a long-term contract or on a permanent basis. You will have extensive CAD design experience using CATIA V5 or V6, with demonstrated experience in simulation & analysis of CFD using FloEFD or Ansys ideally within the Motorsport industry.

Responsibilities, but are not limited to

  • Researching various design materials for engineering projects to identify their suitability and sustainability, including their benefits and efficiency
  • Modelling of full-size aerodynamic surfaces and wind tunnel model components    
  • Generate component drawings using GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing)
  • Constructing computational meshes and running CFD simulations with popular mesh generators and CFD programs
  • Testing designs to determine the most efficient and functional one to use for a specific project
  • Conducting analysis and testing on complete models or individual components using specific analytical methods using FloEFD or Ansys, writing reports that summarise test findings and project progress
  • Presenting research, designs and engineering solutions to suppliers, clients, and senior engineers
  • Conducting simulations and wind tunnel assessments to determine the effectiveness of the materials in a completed project

Experiences required

  • Extensive industry design experience using CATIA V5/V6
  • Knowledge of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform
  • Experience within Motorsport, Aerospace, Formula One (F1) or Automotive industries
  • Extensive CFD & CAE (Computational Fluid Dynamics) using FloEFD or Ansys
  • Sound engineering-related degree or equivalent

Call 01636 392777 to speak with TriMech Recruitment Representative Ross Bannister about this role and other , job opportunities.

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