We are seeking exceptional candidates to join our team in the role of Project Engineer to participate in the development and enhancement of virtual prototypes and virtual environments using specialist tools and graphics software to support engineering applications and SME development programmes. You will be motivated and able to contribute to the development of capability in Virtual Engineering and support the growth of the Centre. You will join a multidisciplinary team focusing on: Design optimisation, manufacture and assembly, finite element analysis, and computational fluid dynamics; Control and simulation, synthetic environments; Virtual reality/augmented reality facility development; Systems architecture for distribution simulation.
You should have a PhD in Engineering/Computer Science and substantial experience in: Developing high-fidelity simulations in line with external requirements; Enhancing or extending the autonomy Simulation capabilities being developed at the VEC; The use of multi-core clusters, integration to enhance and improve simulation and analysis. This post is part-funded by European Regional Development Fund, as part of the England 2014 to 2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme and is available from 1 August 2018 until 31 July 2021.