Position – Associate Engineer
Company – Caterpillar
Location – Chennai, Tamil Nadu, IN
The successful candidate for this Associate Engineer/ Sr. Associate Engineer position must have a Doctorate/Post Graduate degree from a reputed institution, in an accredited Engineering curriculum (Mechanical/Design/Automobile/Aerospace) plus 2+ years of simulation experience related to product development/validation. He/she will be part of the Machine Structural Simulation team which performs virtual validation related to structural durability of Caterpillar machine structures.
Incumbents must have demonstrated technical/analysis competency related to
- Structural durability of Mechanical Systems/Components (Vibration, Fatigue, Stress)
- Expert in Fatigue assessment techniques
- Expertise in using FEA tools like (Siemens) NX/Nastran/Abaqus/FE-Safe etc for solving complex non-linear FEA, Multiphysics simulations related to structural durability
- Sound understanding of principles of linkages, structural systems
- Experience as an individual contributor in performing complex validation projects/programs, technical coaching/mentoring other team members
Preferred Non-Technical Skills:
- Requires a self-starter with strong technical skills
- Excellent analytical skills and the ability to perform complex tasks
- Must have ability to communicate technical information effectively with team members and others in the work group
- Demonstrated excellent judgement and decision-making ability
- Demonstrated ability to independently solve problems
- Excellent Team work and collaboration skills
Relocation is available for this position.
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
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