NVH CAE Supervisor
Job Type

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What you will do

Maintain a team of NVH engineers to perform NVH sub-system analysis for Body/Chassis/Powertrain


  • Vehicle NVH CAE Supervisor responsible for NVH CAE analysis of the full vehicle, subsystems and components.
  • Work towards meeting vehicle targets within program milestone timelines
  • The group is an integral part of the product development group, including daily interaction with product design, testing and functional development engineers
  • Build trimmed body, suspension and exhaust FEA models for simulation purpose using Hypermesh or ANSA
  • Good knowledge of vehicle structures and NVH sub-system analysis for Body/Chassis/Powertrain
  • Perform normal modes, frequency response and transient analyses to identify issues and resolutions.
  • Develop design solutions to address NVH issues. Work closely with vehicle development teams, NVH labs, & design teams to identify and resolve issues and optimize the structure for weight/cost.
  • Perform transfer path analysis to root cause dominant paths and contributions to NVH performance issues.
  • Expert in running NASTRAN (linear) solver to conduct NVH and stress analyses. NVH Assessments including but not limited to; normal modes, attachment point equivalent stiffness, point mobility, etc
  • Use multi-disciplinary optimization tools such as Hyperstudy/ Isight for combining analyses from various codes
  • Familiar with OptiStruct to conduct non-parametric design optimization, such as topology, shape, and gauge optimization
  • Review analyses results from the team before sign-off and approval and communicate findings and recommendations to various engineering organizations.
  • Able to follow and guide NVH testing based on simulations and set targets based on competitive set if data not available for surrogate vehicles.
  • Stay abreast of latest CAE/simulation tools, methods and processes in the field of NVH analyses.

  • Bachelors, Masters or Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering Accredited University.: Mechanical, Aero, Civil, Materials, Mechanics, Applied Physics
  • 10+ year experience in NVH simulation using Nastran
  • Good understanding of NVH issues in conventional automobiles, hybrid vehicles and Electric vehicles
  • Good knowledge of fundamental physics and structural engineering principles
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and teamwork skills
  • Experience working on multiple projects/platforms.
  • Experience in correlating models to physical test data and being able to guide design through predictive analysis
  • Demonstrated proficiency in NASTRAN or similar tools, ANSA, HYPERWORKS, LMS Virtual lab and other CAE tools.
  • Proficient PC Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and other technical software).

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