Whirlpool Lead Simulation Based Design Engineer in St. Joseph, Michigan

Lead Simulation Based Design Engineer

Date: Oct 12, 2017

Location: St. Joseph, MI, US, 49085

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 9861

Job Function: Product Development Engineering (40000045)

Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates as Lead SBD Engineer to join our Simulation Based Design organization. This position will be located in Saint Joseph, MI.

Job Responsibilities

  • Use FEA and Multibody Dynamics tools to simulate structural behavior to understand durability, reliability, stress, strain, and etc

  • Build representative 3D models, evaluate designs, validate with physical testing and perform iterations to drive efficient designs for optimal product performance.

  • Write simulation reports, knowledge documents, and A3s to capture knowledge and promote future reuse.

  • Develop new techniques and simulation capabilities to reduce overall simulation and design cycle time.

  • Work with cross functional, category and global teams to align with simulation capabilities, methods, and knowledge sharing.

  • Manage multiple projects while maintaining a strong communication bridge with design, CAD, preprocessing, and lab personnel.

  • Operate as a liaison between PDC engineers and external suppliers to ensure accuracy and timely delivery of projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (Master’s Degree preferred)

  • A minimum of 10 years FEA and Multibody Dynamics analysis and simulation experience

  • Experience in using ANSYS, LS-DYNA, Adams or similar tools

  • Experience of using CAD tools Pro-Engineer (Wildfire/Creo) modeling capability

  • Ability to work with diverse global teams

  • Strong problem solving skills, organizational, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 97,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. We stay true to our philosophy that says good business begins by not following but leading. Our brands and products help people make the most of time so they can focus on making the most of moments that matter. At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

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