Whole Engine Thermal Analysis Specialist

Recruiter
Location
Berlin (Bundesland) (DE)
Salary
AUG Contract Rates
Posted
01 Mar 2017
Closes
29 Mar 2017
Ref
DMENGTHERMBRL0317
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Principal Tasks:

·         Conducting thermo-mechanical analysis for the calculation of component temperatures and displacements to support the design and lifing of these components.

·         Generating thermo-mechanical models including setting up the proper heat transfer boundary conditions, e.g. relation between external flow pattern and convective heat transfer coefficient.

·         Analysing relative movements and optimisation of seal and tip clearances on whole engine level.

·         Defining and analysing validation and approval tests, incl. required instrumentation.

·         Interacting with other technical units, particularly as regards component design and thermal analysis.

·         Improving method and coordinating research activities and assisting in securing new projects as part of the company's approved R&T strategy.

·         Compiling technical reports for engine certification and approval of design changes.

 

Qualifications / Experience:

·      Above-average academic track record, with Diploma or Master's degree (or equivalent) in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or comparable qualifications.

·      Excellent skills and knowledge of programming (in Visual Basic, Matlab etc.) in order to write scripts for analysis-task's automation.

·      Expertise and know-how in the field of heat transfer, thermo-mechanical analysis, and fluid dynamics as well as state-of-the-art engineering tools such as FEM and CFD.

·      Demonstrable 7+ years expertise relating to turbo engines, gas turbines and/or aero engines.

·      Well-developed communication skills, with the ability to get your point across in a reasoned manner.

·      High degree of professionalism in establishing a close rapport with units within the organisation as well as with external clients.

·      Excellent command of English language, 

·      EU member Passport holder.