Datafin are currently seeking candidates for their open Simulation Engineer position in Cape Town, Western Cape through Go Job Search. Are you an experienced candidate looking to take up a Simulation Engineer role such as with an industry leading company like Datafin?
ENVIRONMENT: AN exciting opportunity to launch your automotive software career under the guidance of highly experienced Engineers in the industry is on offer by our client, a provider of cutting-edge Engineering Solutions, seeking its next Simulation Engineer with a B Eng Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent and Mechanical Design Engineering experience (5 Years +), to form part of an Engineering team, with the ability to fit into the DNA of the company culture that is dynamic and embraces change. Apart from a contained and well-rounded person with a high EQ level, you will be required to deal with complexity in a fast-paced environment. The person needs to be a self-starter with attention to detail and bring a positive energy to the work environment, with a willingness to excel in their role.DUTIES: Utilize Computer Aided Engineering software tools.Verify new designs / products, problem solve failure mechanisms on existing components / products.Conduct analysis on a multitude of products for multiple clients.Interpret results and make actionable analyses and design recommendations.Create Structural Finite Element Models.Interpret required physics and apply to the simulation.Execute linear, non-linear, modal, buckling and fatigue type analyses.Perform FE model correlation and validation.Assess results for comparison against customer requirements and design standards.Liaise with other engineering disciplines and teams.Compile feedback presentations and technical reports.Participate in design reviews.Provide proactive feedback about designs, based on outcomes of analysis.Summarize and conclude investigation.REQUIREMENTS: B Eng Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.Mechanical design engineering experience (5 Years +).3D CAD experience.Experience with Mechanical Structural Simulation (3 Years +).Experience with Linear Static, Modal, Fatigue, Buckling and Dynamic analyses domains.Computer literacy with advanced Microsoft Excel skills.Programming and scripting (e.g., Python, Octave, MATLAB).ATTRIBUTES:Attention to detail.Excellent in task management & Mathematics.Ability to work under pressure.Good written and verbal communication (English).
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