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Our Columbus Tech Center of Emissions Control Technologies is looking for an Advanced Product Engineering Specialist to be based in Columbus, Indiana.
The Product Engineer interfaces with the Program Manager, Program Development Leader (PDL), Product Development Team, Mfg Site, and Purchasing to ensure completion of Value Engineering (VA/VE) / Cost down tasks and the Acquisition Deliverables from Faurecia's Program Management System (PMS).
Develop advanced product engineering methodologies in the areas of Finite Element Analysis and Durability. Update existing methodologies by incorporating advancements in Numerical methods, FEA, durability testing, machine learning, Artificial Intelligence, IOT and next gen optimization algorithms.
The position is responsible for developing new methodologies in FEA /durability areas and support CVE after treatment and new product developments in Innovation. He/she is responsible for working within a product development team to deliver effective solutions within the project timescales:
Specific responsibilities are
Validation & adjustment of the durability & fatigue tools
The ideal candidate will have/be:
Qualifications (Education, Experience, Skills and Competencies) :Master degree or Ph.D in mechanical engineering or related disciplines
Durability / FEA theory and application. Intermediate or advanced knowledge of fatigue based damage analysis tools
Expertise in Optimization and design exploration techniques
Knowledge in FEA, vibration dynamics, thermo mechanics, rubber isolator specifications, flex joints, damping phenomenon, lifetime prediction, accelerometers, strain gauges
Functions of combustion engines & exhaust systems
Joining technology and materials
Spoken and written English communication.
Total 8 years of experience in automotive area with minimum 5 years in FEA and durability analysis and testing
Quality systems TS-16946