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Senior Application Engineer

Livonia, MI
United States

Exa Corporation seeks a Senior Application Engineer in Livonia, MI (& Other U.S. Locations as Needed).


Work directly with major OEM customers, and develop design solutions to solve complex acoustic, aerodynamics, and thermal technical challenges using Exa's industry-leading simulation software. Customer projects will focus on aerodynamic improvements, aero-acoustic noise reduction, under-hood thermal management and improving passenger comfort. Technical Consulting: Lead major projects and interact closely with Exa's customers to solve challenging multi-disciplinary design problems using Exa's PowerFLOW software solutions. Provide analysis allowing customers to optimize vehicle/machine design to meet airflow, thermal, and noise requirements. Pre- Sales Support: Work cooperatively with the technical and sales team on advanced Proof-of-Concept projects to demonstrate value, build confidence, and increase demand for Exa's simulations. Customer Support: Provide training expertise/consultation and use of best practices for heavy vehicle applications to support customers, while taking responsibility for critical business follow through to Exa's product and application management teams.


Requires a Master's degree in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering or related, plus 2 years' experience. Experience in geometry preparation/simulation execution of applied CFD (computational fluid dynamics) in a product development environment for Aeroacoustics Experience in physical testing in a product development environment for Aeroacoustics Experience with providing on-site support to customers Experience in automotive or commercial vehicle product development using analysis or testing to guide product design Experience with optimization methods and Design of Experiments (DOE) Experience with commercial CFD software Experience with common CAD (computer aided design) or Geometry Tools. Experience with Linux based operating systems Knowledge of the following, gained through any amount previous work experience or university level coursework: fluid dynamic fundamentals; CAE (computer aided engineering) applications; physical test methods (i.e. wind tunnel testing) Willingness to travel (up to 25% domestic)


Must also have authority to work permanently in the U.S. Applicants who are interested in this position may apply Ref #36261.