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Application Specialist – Marine CFD Applications

Lyon, France

English (UK)

Job Description

We are looking for an Application Specialist in the field of marine/naval CFD simulations. You will be part of a team of technical experts within the CCM Product Management organization, which works closely with Product Development, Sales, Customer Support, and Marketing to make Simcenter STAR-CCM+ the leading CFD-focused multiphysics solution in Marine Industry. In this role, you will be a technical resource and leader for the global Siemens PLM Software company, with responsibilities related to material generation for expediting the sales and support functions, technical guidance for customers, managing internal and external technical relationships, and providing technical input to the development process.

Prerequisite and Essential Functions:

      Primary Accountability

o      Establish authority as a global technical leader in marine/naval CFD applications

o      Growth in usage of STAR-CCM+ for marine applications

o      Effective and regular technical material generation

o      Build, maintain, and manage technical engagements and collaborations

      Overall responsibility

o      As a global technical leader, you are responsible to grow marine-related applications usage by successfully driving technically complex, challenging and strategic engagements

o      As a technical expert, you are responsible to create, maintain and distribute technical material, including but not limited to, benchmarks, journal/conference papers, best practice guides, technical/sales presentations, webinars, internal trainings, demonstration cases.

o      As a global technical leader, you will collaborate with Industry Managers to run marketing campaigns and technical business development, Sales and Support leaders to help technical sales run smoothly and efficiently, and Product Management and Development to enhance software performance and quality

o      You will provide advanced technical support to the global sales and support organizations, and build the expertise of engineers within these organizations, enabling them to support common marine applications

o      As a subject matter expert, you are expected to know and communicate the market trends and competition to guide both product development and sales.

      Required education and focus

o      Bachelors, Masters or PhD in Naval Architecture or Mechanical Engineering (or related) with a focus on computational fluid dynamics

      Required technical experience (including number of years)

o      At least 3 years’ experience with CFD for marine applications

      Required work experience (including number of years)

o      Bachelors – 7 yrs, Masters – 5 yrs, PhD – 3 yrs

      Required knowledge, skills, or expertise

o      In-depth knowledge of marine-related CFD applications

o      A strong background in, but not limited to, multiphase (VOF), cavitation, 6DOF motion, DEM, Overset (Chimera) grid methodology, incompressible/compressible flows and turbulence modeling

o      Experience with rotating machinery applications within the marine industry

o      Hands-on experience with commercial CFD software/s

o      Basic Programming and Shell Scripting Skills

o      Basic understanding of Linux and Windows Operating Systems

o      Basic business acumen to perform Market Analyses

o      Self-motivating, ability to work independently as well as in a team

o      Ability to multitask and prioritize work effectively

o      Excellent communications and coordination skills

      Preferred education and focus (if applicable)

o      Preferred Masters or PhD with experience in the marine/naval CFD

      Preferred past experience (including number of years)

o      Preferred at least 5 years’ experience in the marine industry

      Preferred knowledge, skills, or expertise

o      Expert knowledge of STAR-CCM+

o      Experience with blade design software

o      Expert knowledge of JAVA, Python and C++

o      Working business knowledge of the CAE simulation market

Job ID: 90384

Organisation: Digital Factory

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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