• CAE Engineer L1 - FORMING

    Job Locations US-OH-Plain City
    Job ID
    2018-2300
    Category
    CAE Services
  • Overview

     

    Headquartered in Dublin, Ohio, Goken America is an Engineering Services and Product Development company founded in 2004. At Goken America we strive to expand and deliver upon our company motto of “Creating Something Different”. We are continually striving to strengthen our organization, and are always seeking talented individuals who have a strong desire to work in an environment where they can make a difference.

     

    Our “Vision” is to empower our associates to affect change wherever change is needed. Our “Mission” is that in building trust we foster greatness is our people, excellence in our clients and impact in our communities.

     

    Goken America provides an excellent benefits package, one month of paid time off per year and a very competitive compensation plan. In addition, when applicable, we will also provide relocation assistance, temporary housing, visa support and other fringe benefits.

    Responsibilities

    Position Summary:


    This role will support CAE development activities.

     

      • Establishing models for analysis including pre-processing (parameter identification, geometry modifications, meshing) and post-processing (review results, develop C/M to improve results) of the parts based on Process definitions specified.
      • Develop test processes to gather material properties required for establishing simulation material files and proposing judgement criteria for different materials.
      • Identify resources to conduct testing for getting required material properties
      • Window activities with resource partners for coordination of outsource testing
      • Generation of reports, tabulations and data correlation with physical testing
      • Read and manipulate part/ assembly data, modify existing part data and create part data from scratch
      • Understand part’s function and performance requirements, identify concern items, and propose VA/ VE ideas to improve performance
      • Running forming simulations on proposed design shapes and provide feedback on feasibility of the part shape as requested by Guest Engineers Group, Manufacturing Process Group, customer(s), etc.  
      • Project management of schedules, resources, budgets, activities and tracking
      • Review software and equipment needs and provide specifications
      • Identify alternative materials and processes for potential research themes
      • Travel:
        • Periodic Technical EXPOs, training and Conventions for trend analysis
        • Correlation with Mother Company 
        • Periodic visits to outside test facilities for testing, validation and feed forward items

     

    Qualifications

    Qualifications:

     

    • MINIMUM BACHELORS DEGREE IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, OR MATERIALS SCIENCE. MASTERS PREFERED.
    • WILLINGNESS TO TAKE CONTINUAL EDUCATION CLASSES IN THE AREA OF MATERIALS AND RELATED FIELDS AS NEEDED
    • MUST HAVE COMPUTER EXPERIENCE WITH MICROSOFT WORD, EXCEL POWER POINT, AND PROJECT
    • ABILITY TO USE FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS (FEA) BASED FORMING SIMULATION SOFTWARES; AUTOFORM A PLUS; AUTOCAD AND/OR CATIA WOULD BE A PLUS; EXPOSURE TO DOE SOFTWARES (MINITAB, JMP, ETC.)
    • ABILITY TO TRAVEL TO OTHER KTH PLANTS, CUSTOMER AND VENDOR SITES AS NECESSARY;
    • REQUIRED TO WORK OVERTIME, WEEKENDS, ODD SHIFTS AND SHUTDOWN PERIODS IN ACCORDANCE WITH PROJECT SCHEDULES.
    • SUPPORT ENG TOOLING SIMULATION AS NEEDED FOR MODEL DEVELOPMENT PROVE OUT
    • ABILITY TO MAINTAIN CONFIDENTIALITY OF INFORMATION

     

     

    Physical Demands:
    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms.

     

    Goken America is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, sex, disability, citizenship or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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