Responsible for CAE Safety Systems engineering, working alongside a world-class team of vehicle design, simulation, body and chassis engineers providing subject matter expertise and technical guidance as it relates to occupant safety systems, federal regulations, active and passive restraint design, crashworthiness development and performance validation with testing in diverse contexts using state of arts tools of simulation as well as Physical tests. Design and deliver manufacturing guidelines to meet aggressive objectives and targets set within the Model S product profile for crash, roof strength, roll over mitigation, Pedestrian Impact, Side impact, front and rear end collisions. Engineering oversight and contribution to the delivery of Occupant Safety Systems, crashworthiness design, validation and compliance. Play an instrumental role in developing the vehicle interior energy absorbing structural components covered by FMVSS 201 Occupant Protection in Interior Impact. Involved with new technology/product development, material cost management, and value analysis and engineering; Design and delivery of specifications for airbags and seat belts, shoulder belt height adjuster, piezoelectric motor actuator concept design, and automobile power seats; and Utilizing expertise in crimped torsion tube technology, engineering support, integrated child seat design, ISO 9000 quality procedures and passive seat head restraint systems.
Job Requirements: Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field or foreign equivalent and 3 years of experience in automotive CAE engineering.
Will accept alternate requirements: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related field or foreign equivalent and 5 years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience in automotive CAE engineering.
Special Requirements: Requires experience in: 1. Crash worthiness and Occupant safety; 2. CAE Simulation tools of Ls-Dyna, Radioss, Nastran; 3. Crash Sensing and Calibration development; and, 4. Complete Vehicle platform Development from inception to production for ENCAP/ANCAP 5Star Safety.
* multiple openings
|Location:||Fremont, CA |
|Headquarters:||1050 Bing Street|
San Carlos, CA 94070
|Industry:||Cleantech / Energy|