About the Role
We are actively seeking a seasoned Head of Product Validation - Simulation and Analysis with expertise in Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE), Multi-Body Dynamics (MBD), and various other simulation domains. The ideal candidate will have a profound understanding of two-wheeler product dynamics and will play a pivotal role in ensuring the product's performance, safety, and reliability through advanced simulation techniques.
1. CAE & Structural Mechanics Simulations:
Perform nonlinear, thermo-mechanical, frequency response, transient, and random vibration analysis.
Conduct HCF & LCF assessments for static, time series, thermal, and vibration loading.
Evaluate fatigue of welded joints, structures, and electronic packages.
Analyze vibration failures, especially in EV Battery Packs.
Conduct thermo-elastoplastic & fatigue assessment of SFRP components.
2. Structural Worthiness & Design Optimization:
Verify the structural worthiness of two-wheeler components during the design stage using CAE software.
Optimize designs based on simulation results and physical testing.
Provide feedback for new product designs and improvements.
3. Vehicle Dynamics & MBD Simulations:
Develop comprehensive models for both rigid and flex MBD simulations.
Conduct FE evaluations, 2-post analysis, fatigue hotspot location, and load extraction to improve simulation accuracy.
Support the design and development of Suspension and Brakes Systems.
4. Durability Analysis & Field Failure Simulation:
Analyze the durability of bodyworks, closures, and chassis structures.
Simulate field failures, propose cost/weight reduction evaluations, and conduct optimization studies.
Correlate simulation results with physical lab testing.
5. Computational Analysis & Automation:
Utilize computational tools such as nCode, Matlab – Simulink, and Python.
Automate analysis processes and enhance modeling techniques.
Support the testing team in validation, benchmarking tests, and test profile development.
6. Thermal, Aerodynamics & NVH Analysis:
Conduct thermal simulations to study heat transfer and optimize thermal management.
Analyze vehicle aerodynamics to enhance performance.
Evaluate NVH performance to ensure a smooth and quiet ride experience.
Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field. Additional qualifications would be an advantage.
Minimum 8-10 years of experience in simulation and analysis, ideally within the two-wheeler industry.
Strong understanding of vehicle dynamics, mechanics, and design principles.
Proficiency in simulation software tools such as ANSYS, HyperWorks, Motionview, Matlab, Simulink, and Python.
Excellent problem-solving abilities with a meticulous attention to detail.
Strong communication and team collaboration skills.
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, meeting strict deadlines and quality standards.
We are an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, or disability status.
Job Type: Full-time
Experience: Simulation and Analysis: Minimum 8 years (Required)
Education: Bachelor's degree (Minimum Requirement)
Work Remotely: No