1D System Simulation Contingent Engineer

Honda Aero, Inc.

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Santa Clarita, CA

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

As part of our Simulation group, the role will be to prepare, run and help analyze the results of the 1D system simulations to assist in the company decision process for high performance Powertrain Design and Development.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Simulations - Setup and running of system simulations on our in-house systems.
  • Reporting - Interpretation & analysis of results and summarizing for the wider engineering team.
  • Automation - Development of scripts and macros to manage and improve simulation tasks.
  • Interaction with the Engineering team and other internal organizations.
  • Understanding testing and instrumentation used to measure data for validation of simulations.
  • Preparation of detailed technical presentations for project engineering review.

We are looking for an enthusiastic person, with particular attention to the following personal attributes:

BS degree in Engineering prefered


  • Working knowledge of GT-Suite and CATIA an asset.
  • Experience in 1D CAE in under-graduate, graduate program, or prior work
  • Programming skills in MATLAB, Java and Python.
  • Working knowledge of internal combustion, hybrid and electric powertrains.
  • Completed fluid mechanics, thermodynamics and dynamics engineering courses.
  • Knowledge of Design of Experiments (DoE) optimization purpose and applications will be a plus.
  • Knowledge of controls systems and their application to powertrain systems
  • High standard of care and attention to the quality of your work - including good practice record keeping, documentation, standards / conventions.
  • Responsible, autonomous, team player along with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

This is a contingent position and is paid through a third party agency.

If interested in getting more information, please submit your resume.