Senior Engineer (m/f/d) Structural Calculation

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We are looking for a Senior Engineer (m/f/d) Structural Calculation specializing in structural calculations to lead the development of the next generation LMH monocoque at our Cologne headquarters.


Are you a team player who thrives on responsibility, with strong analytical and negotiating skills? Then you are the right person to take on this challenge. Experience team work and be inspired by the passion of our 450-strong workforce for motorsport and automotive projects.


What we offer:

  • exciting projects and a place for technical freedom and innovation to get things moving
  • attractive benefits packages e.g. competitive remuneration, social benefits, 30 days annual holiday, car leasing, free on-site gym
  • a challenging, fulfilling workplace in a multi-national company within a familiar atmosphere - driven by fascination and passion


Job description / Tasks:

  • play a crucial role in ensuring the reliability, strength and performance of our next Le Mans Prototype monocoque
  • conduct structural analysis and validation of carbon fibre components and assemblies to meet strength, stiffness and reliability requirements
  • model and analyse fibre-reinforced composite parts, defining their laminate
  • perform concept design and numerical optimization of structural components and assemblies, including topology, laminate and parametric optimization


The successful candidate will:

  • have a Master’s degree or equivalent in engineering
  • be proficient in FEM pre-processors and solvers , e.g. ANSA, Hypermesh, Abaqus, Optistruct or equivalent
  • have a good working knowledge of Catia V5 as a bonus
  • be a real team player and be accustomed to work in a structured, thorough and self-organised manner
  • have good written and spoken English communication skills