Lead Vehicle Dynamics Engineer - CAE (w/m/x)

Permanent Employment, Full-time · München

Your tasks

  • Lead the development of Vehicle Dynamics from design to series,
  • Establish vehicle requirements and brake it down to system and component levels
  • Actively participate in the definition of the loadcases (Quasi-static & Fatigue)
  • Evaluate the kinematic and compliance properties of the Chassis
  • Integrate Chassis data into full vehicle models
  • Support definition of suspension and steering hardpoints
  • Perform primary / secondary ride analysis
  • Run specific simulation events to predict the vehicle steady state / transient response, in open or closed-loop,
  • Correlate test results to simulations
  • Coordinate Chassis tuning on proving ground by subjective evaluation and objective measurements,
  • Support Road Load Data Acquisition and analysis
  • Work closely with external Engineering Service Providers, controlling milestones and deliverables.
  • Drive DFMEA activities,
  • Actively support prototype builds,
  • Travel domestically and internationally as required

Requirements

  • Several years of experience in developing Vehicle Dynamics from design to serial production at OEM, ESP or Tier 1 supplier,
  • Experience on Ride & handling subjective and objective evaluations
  • Safe use of ADAMS, MATLAB, CATIA, CAE and PDM/PLM,
  • Knowledge of ISO26262 requirements, Crash, Safety, NVH principles,
  • Good project management skills,
  • Hability to multitask,
  • Comfortable in taking complex decisions with incomplete data,
  • BS/BEng or MS/MEng, or equivalent experience, in Mechanical Engineering,
  • Fluent in English. German knowledge is an advantage,
  • Hands-on.