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Cummins Inc. Simulation and Modelling Engineer in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Simulation and Modelling Engineer


Closing date: 6thMay 2019

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

Our Electrified Power Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Milton Keynes for a Simulation and Modelling Engineer.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • You will contribute to the structural analysis of battery modules and enclosures, using Ansys.

  • You will be part of a growing central simulation team, offering expert modelling, analysis and consultancy to the wider Electrified Powertrain mechanical design group.

  • Using the Ansys Finite Elements analysis suite, you will solve complex structural engineering problems and enable the group to make better, faster design decisions.

  • You will use your experience of modelling advanced composite materials (e.g. carbon fibre, thermoplastics) and structures to solve complex and challenging engineering problems.

  • You will perform stress, thermal, vibration and fatigue simulations to enable the efficient design and development of battery housing products that can be easily manufactured and which meet demanding specifications for robustness and safety.

You will perform impact analysis to ensure the product is ready for a variety of on and off-highway applications.


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Experience with one or more of the following topics: Vibrational Dynamics, Composites Materials, Structural “Design For Purpose”, Advanced Prototyping, Empirical Testing.

  • Experience with one or more CAD/FEA/CFD software tools: CREO 4, Ansys V.18, COMSOL, Dymola/Modelica and Matlab & Simulink.

  • Use of ANSYS Autodyn and ANSYS LS-DYNA to carry out drop, impact and explosion simulations.

  • Experience of Ansys automated meshing, using appropriate assumptions and boundary conditions.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical, Automotive or Aeronautical Engineering,

  • OR equivalent vocational experience in an engineering design and analysis role

Compensation and Benefits

In return we can offer a salary between £30,000 - £34,000 (dependent on experience).

Plus a wide range of competitive benefits including:

  • Cummins Contributory Pension Scheme

  • Variable annual bonus

  • Assisted Healthcare scheme

  • Healthshield

  • Cummins Rewards

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Flexible working hours

  • Opportunity to develop professionally including IMechE MPDS scheme, with the potential for support with further education and professional qualifications ongoing.

we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.

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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Milton Keynes-UK, Milton Keynes, Precedent House

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 6, 2019, 7:36:23 AM

Unposting Date May 6, 2019, 5:59:00 PM

Req ID: 190001BY