Cummins Inc. Thermal-Fluid Science Simulation Engineer - CFD in Stoughton, Wisconsin

Thermal-Fluid Science Simulation Engineer - CFD

Description

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Emissions Solutions Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Stoughton, WI for a Thermal-Fluid Science Simulation Engineer - CFD. Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading Supply Chain projects.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

Applies basic knowledge of engineering principles and practices to assigned tasks in one of the following areas: combustion/performance/emissions, cool/lube/fuel systems, air handling, system integration, after treatment integration, cycle simulation, vehicle system simulation, combustion system simulation, flow simulation, filtration, or after treatment simulation.

Uses prescribed and innovative methods, and works with limited guidance.

Participates as a team member and actively contributes towards team goals.

Carries out partially defined and moderately complex tasks.

Demonstrates good understanding and applies knowledge of an engineering discipline.

Applies engineering and/or scientific skills and continues to develop experience in creating engineering solutions.

Qualifications

Skills

Communication - Written And Verbal - Is able to effectively and clearly communicate in both written and verbal means.

Fundamentals of thermal and fluid sciences, and/or physical chemistry - Basic knowledge in the areas of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, combustion, and/or physical chemistry. This knowledge includes both analytical and experimental applications. Ability to apply this knowledge to areas such as engines, after treatment systems, fuel systems, air handling systems, power generation and filtration systems.

Energy conversion systems knowledge - Basic energy conversion systems knowledge. Energy conversion systems knowledge includes an understanding of the working principles of power generation, including engines and systems related to engines, such as after treatment systems, air handling systems, fuel systems, and filtration systems.

Thermal and fluid science specialty of interest - Basic knowledge in a specialty of interest in the areas of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, combustion, and/or physical chemistry. This area is a very broad, requiring focus on a subset within thermal and fluid sciences, with more detailed knowledge and the ability to apply this knowledge to the specific area of interest.

Teamwork skills - Cooperates with others, fully contributes to achieve the team goal.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

Master of Science, Bachelor of Science, or equivalent technical degree required.

Experience

Minimal relevant work experience desired, such as internship, co-op, or other pertinent work experience.

  • Develop and validate fluid flow, heat transfer and chemical reaction models in 2-D/3-D CFD framework to support aftertreatment system research and product development activities

  • Interface with internal customers to understand and address their modeling needs. Provide timely and efficient analysis support to different Cummins programs by balancing and prioritizing work

  • Champion "Analysis Led Design" in evaluation of aftertreatment system performance

  • Train and support internal users of simpler modeling tools

  • Develop systematic task lists for design and analytical validation of the fluid flow, thermal and chemistry functions of aftertreatment components

  • Evaluate supplier-provided and commercially available CFD simulation tools to select the most appropriate tools for CES tasks

  • Work closely with test engineers to obtain test data for model validation and derivation of robust analysis acceptance limits

  • Assess analysis processes for intrinsic and propagated uncertainties in reported results, document findings in technical reports

  • Act as technical consultant on issues relating to flow, chemistry/ kinetics, and heat transfer for world-wide internal and external customers

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience plus annualized bonus potential. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Job ENGINEERING

Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Madison-US, WI, Stoughton, FGD Nelson Industries Inc

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Aug 8, 2017, 4:03:12 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170003VZ