Innovation & Quality

Turbomachinery CFD Application Engineer

NUMECA, a worldwide operating CFD software company (http://www.numeca.com), develops engineering flow simulation software environment used by engineers and designers on a wide range of industrial markets including Aerospace, Power Generation, Energy, Race Cars and Ships. NUMECA is rapidly expanding, with a 2 digits growth rate over the last few years, and is continuously  looking for young and senior talented coworkers. The company has its headquarters in Brussels (Belgium), subsidiaries in San Francisco (USA), Mons (Belgium), Tokyo (Japan), Bangalore (India), Beijing (China) and Hong-Kong, and is active worldwide through its network of agents and partners in Asia, Europe and America. The company employs over 100 persons in Belgium and around 130 worldwide.

NUMECA offers a stimulating, young and multicultural environment, competitive benefits (including profit sharing) and excellent job growth opportunities.

 

* What’s the opportunity?

To further sustain and accelerate its growth, NUMECA is looking for a Turbomachinery CFD Engineer, to join the NUMECA International team based in Brussels. Within this role you would find yourself in the core business of NUMECA and be a member of a team promoting, supporting and improving NUMECA innovative software solutions for the turbomachinery industry.


* What will you do?

Working as part of the Turbomachinery team, you will carry out numerical simulations of turbomachinery, involving grid generation, flow computations, post-processing as well as design and optimization activities with the objectives to:

  • Carry out highly technical projects to demonstrate the capabilities of our software

  • Test and validate the new features and models in our future releases

  • Support NUMECA worldwide offices network and customers in their daily use of NUMECA solutions

  • Perform pre-sales presentations and demonstrations suited to the prospects requirement

  • Conduct training classes involving participants of varying skill levels.

 

* What’s great about joining this team?

You will be joining a team of about 10 engineers highly-skilled in turbomachinery numerical simulations. You will be able to work on a wide range of turbomachinery configurations operating on the aerospace, automotive, marine and energy sectors. This includes among others: multi-stage axial compressors and turbines, turbochargers, pumps, turbopumps, hydroturbines, fans, blowers, propellers, turbofans and open-rotors. Turbomachinery analysis requiring multi-disciplinary simulations, you will have the opportunity to broaden your range of activities with aero-acoustics and fluid-structure interaction. The position is likely to involve some travels within Europe and the opportunity to have a direct contact with the user community. You will have the opportunity to learn and develop solutions and methodologies using the latest innovations in collaboration with our expert developers.

 

* Who and what are we looking for from you?

  • A master degree in Fluid Mechanics is a prerequisite with master thesis or similar internship in CFD;

  • 1-3 years’ experience with CFD Software

  • Prior experience with an industrial CFD package is an asset

  • Python scripting skills is welcome

  • Experience in 3D turbomachinery flow simulations is welcome

  • Understanding of the numerical methods for Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

  • English proficiency.

Applicants should be highly motivated and dynamic, have good analytical and communication skills, and be a team player with sound interpersonal skills. Proven abilities in engineering problem solving and written/oral communication are essential.

Please send motivation letter and resume plus relevant technical papers, reports, references to: Marc Tombroff, General Manager, Numeca International at jobs@numeca.be.

Indicate clearly the reference job number: APP19-01

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