Principal CAE Team Leader

Main categorie: General Industries
Sub categorie: Analysis (general), Design, Optimisation

Wilde are currently assisting a client to recruit a Principal CAE Team Leader.
The client is a privately owned, medium sized company, specialising in development and manufacture of exhaust and aftertreatment systems for internal combustion engines.
With product development being central to its success, it has a history of market-leading technology development and is sought out by OEMs for its specialist expertise.
It is currently embarking on a strategy to grow and diversify its business further and is seeking to recruit high calibre engineers to fuel this growth.
The principal CAE team leader is a key engineering role providing technical expertise and leadership to a number of key areas including CFD/FEA and NVH team.
The role requires good project management skills applied within in emissions control and environmental product development projects.
In particular, we are looking for Engineers with technical expertise in any of these areas:
Exhaust aftertreatment development, NVH analysis/test; durability/FEA analysis; CAE development, management; powertrain development.

Principal CAE Team Leader

  • Working closely with internal and external customers, supporting product development and research programmes from initial concept and project definition, through to V&V completion and into serial production.
  • Be accountable for the technical interface between product development group and OEM Project Engineers/Managers, ensuring that, CAE, CFD, FEA analysis and recommendations are robust, clear and delivered on time and to agreed costs.
  • Identify, and present justification for, new research opportunities (not necessarily limited to aftertreatment/powertrain).
  • Develop and manage relationships with external expert suppliers and Universities.
  • Train and mentor junior engineers and develop robust process and procedures for the team.
  • Support the Product Development Manager to plan and manage departmental resources, workload and budgets.

Overview: Job-Details

Country: United Kingdom
City: DN21 2BP Gainsborough

Contract type: Full Time

Work experience: Experienced

Necessary language skills: English


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