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Systems Simulation Engineer

Surrey   •  excellent company benefits  •  Permanent, Full time


A market leading fuel cell R&D business based in Guildford is currently recruiting for a Systems Simulation Engineer to join its diagnostics team on a permanent basis. This is a critical role where you will be responsible for the continuous improvement of simulation activities whilst analysing test data to product mathematical models to enhance performance.

Systems Simulation Engineer responsibilities

  • Correlation of test data and characterisation data, performing statistical analyses to determine trends, and incorporating these trends into mathematical models and simulations to improve their predictive power.
  • Use a range of simulation techniques to create and maintain material, cell, stack, and system models.
  • Balance of Plant component sizing.
  • Thermal management.
  • Control strategy development.
  • Simulation techniques including CFD, Multiphysics, Electrochemical, Structural/Mechanical, Mathematical.
  • Quality assurance and quality control.
  • Dissemination of findings to internal and external stakeholders, in written report and verbal presentations.
  • Active commitment to operational health and safety, diversity and inclusion.

Systems Simulation Engineer requirements

  • Degree level qualification (MSc/MEng/PhD/EngD is preferred) in Chemical Engineering or closely related field.
  • Strong data analysis skills.
  • A strong sense of ownership and accountability.
  • An understanding of the importance of proper and thorough documentation of procedures, models, and results.
  • Experience in using any or all the following software, or similar, in a commercial or academic environment:

    • CFD analysis software eg OpenFOAM, Ansys Fluent, Siemens STAR-CCM+
    • Matlab
    • COMSOL Multiphysics;
    • Finite Element Analysis software eg. ansys mechanical, Abaqus

  • An understanding, and/or a keen desire to understand, the underlying mechanisms which govern fuel cell performance and degradation


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  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 7342
  • Posted: 13th May 2022
  • Expires: 10th June 2022

Cranleigh Scientific

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