CAE Lead Engineer
Altair Engineering - Warren, MI

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General Purpose

Responsible for the creation and documentation of modeling plans to engineering team and initiation of new processes and tools. Work involves high amount of creativity and strong oral and written communication skills. Exercises high amount of independent judgment with little guidance from supervisor.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead the creation of full vehicle Finite Element Analysis (FEA) models for safety/crash structures, noise and vibration, Heating Ventilating Air Conditioning (HVAC), exterior aerodynamics, and internal thermal
  • Present developed math plan and give input related to math plan to performance integration teams, vehicle and program reviews
  • Coordinate cross-functionally for input related to plan development
  • Develop filtered parts list for global customers
  • Work to develop details of plan with customer depending on their discipline
  • Assess and document modeling processes
  • Develop standard modeling procedures to enhance model build quality and timing
  • Assist others with the development of modeling strategies and any additional enhancements to the software
  • Coordinate and initiate enhancements to the modeling process and development of Tools
Required Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of HYPERMESH, SOFY, ANSA, DYNA, NASTRAN, ABAQUS, and Unigraphics (UG) – Intermediate level
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint – Intermediate level
  • Knowledge of Lotus Notes or other email communication tool – Intermediate level
  • Knowledge of Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) software – Intermediate level
  • Strong interpersonal skills necessary to interact cross-culturally and cross functionally
  • Strong teamwork skills necessary for cooperation and collaboration with coworkers
  • Strong oral and written communication skills needed for presentation, reports and garnering resources for project
  • Strong leadership skills needed to mentor and supervise work of modelers
  • Ability to develop model plans related to specific customer and deliver deadlines – 0 to 4 years experience
  • Ability to use basic root cause analysis to solve customer issues – 0 to 4 years experience
  • Knowledge Finite Modeling Analysis modeling – 0 to 4 years experience
  • Knowledge of vehicle development timing process related to model builds – 0 to 4 years experience
  • Ability to navigate Unigraphics (UG) to identify model content – 0 to 4 years experience
  • Position related experience in vehicle engineering discipline – 0 to 4 years experience
  • Position specific experience in Computer Aided Engineering analysis – 0 to 4 years experience

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Altair Engineering is an information technology and product development consulting company that provides software and services to more than...