Software Engineer in High Order Method

NUMECA, a worldwide company developing simulation software for fluid flows, multiphysics and optimization, widely used by engineers and designers in a large range of fluid engineering applications, from Aerospace, Power Generation, Energy to Race Cars and Ships, is extending its work force and is looking for qualified collaborators. 

NUMECA has its headquarters in Brussels (Belgium), and subsidiaries in different countries in Europe, USA and Asia. 


NUMECA is part of Cadence, a pivotal leader in electronic design and computational expertise, using its Intelligent System Design strategy to turn design concepts into reality. Cadence customers are the world’s most creative and innovative companies, delivering extraordinary electronic products from chips to boards to systems for the most dynamic market applications.


By joining NUMECA you will collaborate with experts in the world of simulation. Our teams are fully committed to develop and implement creative solutions. We believe that quality, rigor and innovation are the keys for success. 

With a team of highly skilled and motivated co-workers, NUMECA offers a stimulating, young and multicultural environment with career growth opportunities and internal mobility.

The company is rapidly expanding and continuously looking for talented coworkers on both entry and senior levels.

Are you fascinated by excellence and innovation? Do you want new challenges?

Join our technical team and contribute to the development of our CFD simulations.


Main Responsibilities:

The main objective is to improve the predictive capabilities of current aerodynamic based High Order Methods (HOM) for Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

  • Development of high-order methods beyond the state-of-the-art

  • Numerical analysis of advanced algorithms for high-order methods on unstructured grids

  • Participation in collaborative projects (PRACE, INCITE, EU-H2020)


To be able to assume this role, the minimum qualifications are:

  • Master degree in engineering, aeronautics, applied mathematics or physics, or equivalent experience;
  • Excellent computational skills and interest in CFD programming and fluid modelling;
  • Good knowledge of C++ / Fortran development;
  • Fluent English language.


The additional qualifications are:

  • Familiarity with (discontinuous) finite elements and turbulence modelling

  • Familiarity with aspects of High-Performance-Computing (HPC)

  • Familiarity with aspects of GPU programming



You should be highly motivated and dynamic, have good communication and analytical skills, be a stress-resistant problem solver, be a team player able to meet the highest quality standards, and ideally have a passion for programming.

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