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Senior Finite Element Engineer

Permanent / Full-time

HQ – Lévis, Canada

Available now

Who are we looking for? A perfect match to fill the position of FEA Engineer. Raise to new challenges and work for a market leader.

What a typical day with us looks like:

  • Under the authority of the "FEA/CFD" team manager, act as a consultant to external clients in the fields of structural and thermal analysis ;
  • Perform numerical analyses using existing tools (NX/Nastran, Femap/Nastran, Ansys, LS-Dyna) ;
  • Perform calculations by hand (material strength, heat transfer, component sizing, etc.);
  • Write analysis reports, advise clients on modifications to be made;
  • Supervise the projects of other engineers in finite elements and fluid dynamics in order to validate the calculation hypotheses and recommendations made to clients ;
  • Work in close collaboration with technicians, designers and engineers on design projects;
  • Supervise mechanical design projects, review and seal drawings;
  • Design mechanical parts, assemblies, complex mechanical systems;
  • Participate actively in maintaining and developing the team's expertise;
  • Prepare and give trainings in his field of expertise;
  • The candidate may be required to travel occasionally to clients' sites.

Our perfect match...

  • Holds a BACC in Mechanical Engineering ;
  • Is a member in of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec ;
  • Has more than 5 years of applied experience in finite element analysis;
  • Has experience with Femap, Nastran, Ansys or Simcenter software;
  • Has experience in numerical simulation in one or more of the following sectors: transportation, automotive, heavy machinery, industrial mechanics;
  • Has strong knowledge of structural analysis, material strength, component dimensioning, dynamics and vibration, wave and shock, nonlinear analysis, fatigue, heat transfer;
  • Knows and masters one or more 3D design software such as CatiaV5, SolidWorks, NX, etc. ;
  • Possess a good analytical and synthesis mind as well as an aptitude for problem solving;
  • Has experience in explicit nonlinear analysis with LS-Dyna software;
  • Is well organized and structured;
  • Is an excellent team player;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • Has good adaptability and an ability to manage several files simultaneously;
  • Is available for short or long term external mandates.

You earn points if you...

  • Have knowledge in fluid dynamics;
  • Have knowledge in one of the following programming languages: Matlab, Visual Basic or C++.
  • Speaks English.

In exchange we offer you...

  • Flexible work schedule because we have your family at heart ;
  • Competitive salary and benefits ;
  • Vibrant, ambitious, stimulating and worldwide company;
  • A solid and unique work team;
  • The possibility to progress with a variety of projects;
  • Social activities, and much more!

Consider applying even if your skillset is not a perfect match. We believe our individual background and experiences, paired with passion, can go a long way.

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Mark Li
Creaform offers a meaningful work environment and meaningful work. I enjoy working at Creaform because everyone is so dynamic and the products are so innovative. My philosophy is that a happy job leads to a happy life. And with Creaform, I have both!

Mark Li
Regional Manager
China

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