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Sr Engineer-Perf/Sim/App

Location: Mossville, IL, United States
Date Posted: Apr 7, 2021
Closing Date: Apr 15, 2021

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Description

Career Area:

Engineering

Job Description:

This is the third career level in engineering and represents a shift from learning and assisting to fully contributing in assignments that are broader, more complex, and challenging in nature.  

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop, demonstrate, deploy, and support new or improved performance simulation tools for Caterpillar product development.
  • Development of new features and capabilities in Caterpillar’s proprietary multibody dynamics engineering simulation software, TomSim.
  • Maintaining simulation software testing environment and conducting software testing, improving software quality, performance and usability, developing and implementing software development best practice guidelines and user support. 
  • Assist team leaders in developing code and to initiate & lead projects for specific development activities. 
  • Train and assist users in the application of the multibody dynamics tool.

  

Basic Qualifications:

  • MS with 2+ years experience (or BS with 4+ years experience) in Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Mechanics
  • At least 2 years of strong C/C++ experience
  • Previous technical internship, co-op, coursework, or research/relevant experience in Multibody Dynamics area
  • 1+ year experience in developing numerical methods and scientific software including physics-based simulation

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or Engineering Mechanics, specializing in multi-body dynamics
  • Experience in writing high performance computer codes and implementing data structures
  • Strong technical, communications, customer focus and problem-solving skills demonstrated through past project work
  • Strong working knowledge of current computer operating systems such as Windows and LINUX
  • Previous experience in machine/system loads/performance simulation using TomSim and/or Dynasty, commercial multibody dynamics programs, and linear/nonlinear FEA with Nastran or Abaqus
  • Working knowledge of Git, SVN or other version control systems
  • BS or minor in Computer Science

Additional Information:

  • Relocation assistance is available for this position.

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers.

EEO/AA Employer.  All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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Job Info

Apr 7, 2021

R0000027174

United States


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