Engineer – Simulation

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  • Full Time
  • Sweden

Website Freevalve

Overview:

Work on a highly intelligent, lightweight and motivated team to achieve our goal of revolutionizing the combustion engine with Freevalve technology. As a simulation engineer for our team, you will advance our analysis capabilities to supplement critical design decisions moving forward.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with component and system models in 1-D simulation and verify against calculations and test data
  • Design and execute sensitivity analyses to provide direction to design team
  • Work with R&D to develop potential system configurations through accurate modeling practices
  • Perform design studies on potential operating modes including alternative fuels, engine configurations, etc.
  • Research & analyze latest technology regarding compressors, heat exchangers and pumps

Basic Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Automotive, etc)
  • 3+ years of experience in fluid/thermodynamic simulation environment
  • Fluent in major simulation software (GT-Power or similar)
  • Strong knowledge of thermodynamics and fluid dynamics
  • Basic experience with automotive compressor systems, mapping and characteristics
  • Strong knowledge of internal combustion engines and transportation technology
  • Thrive with large degrees of freedom, responsibility and accountability
  • Strong initiative towards organization and documentation
  • Fluent in English with strong communication skills

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Masters degree in engineering field (Mechanical, Automotive, etc)
  • 5+ years in fluid/thermodynamic simulation (pumps, heat exchangers)
  • Some experience in engine/powertrain simulation
  • Fluent in GT-Power
  • Advanced knowledge of compressor types, maps and characteristics
  • 1-3 years of experience in small (<10), focused technical team
  • Expert knowledge in materials, manufacturing processes and latest relevant technologies
  • Hands-on fabrication or manufacturing experience (Manual lathe, mill, CNC, welding, etc)

Additional Requirements:

We currently have 13 employees with their eyes set on writing the future of transportation. Passion and will to surpass existing standards is our most valuable characteristic, and we expect you to have that as well. This job grants a large amount of freedom and responsibility, and at times that will mean long hours and pressure to achieve results. However, it also means that your name will be hand-scribed into the ground-breaking innovation that this company will achieve.

To apply for this job email your details to allan.nielsen@freevalve.com

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Sam joined the UKi Media & Events automotive team in 2017, having recently graduated from the University of Brighton with a degree in journalism. For the newest addition to the editorial team, stepping into the assistant editor position signalled the start of a career in the subject he studied. In addition to his work on UKi’s automotive titles, Sam also contributes to Stadia, writing content for the magazine and website.