VIVA USA Inc Engineer Product in Waterloo, Iowa
Description: Plans, coordinates, performs product design, testing and/or analysis work for a complete project of moderate scope or for a significant portion or a sub-system of a major and diverse project. Operates in a team environment, providing input to design solutions and participating in design reviews. May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work to support personnel. Decisions are made within established guidelines and may be reviewed by supervisors. Duties: Executes high level applications to more complex problems. Analyzes assignments and determines engineering specifications which must be fulfilled for complex problems or projects of moderate scope. Produces and/or evaluates possible design solutions to improve cost, quality and performance based on specialized knowledge of engineering applications. This may include possible involvement of other functional engineers, supply management and/or supplier personnel. Compiles and furnishes necessary information (engineering decisions and reports of pertinent design analyses data) to document the design solution required for building of prototypes and adoption of the design with possible involvement of other functional engineers, supply management and/or supplier personnel. Provides technical support to marketing, manufacturing, quality and supply management organizations. Develops and/or executes test or analysis plan for product verification and validation. Applies knowledge of company products, policies and practices to provide economies through standardization of parts and products. Your Responsibilities As a Contingent Performance Analyst , you will assist with Model-Based Product Development. In addition, you will: Assist in deploying analysis and establishing state-of-the-art model architecture and workflow processes throughout engine engineering Provide support to engine development programs, conducting complex performance analysis simulations and optimization tasks Work with performance engineers responsible for testing to pilot and implement advanced processes Assist in developing advanced model capabilities, methodologies, processes and tools Assist in developing comprehensive new model calibration procedures and analysis methodologies What Skills You Need 3+ years' industry experience in engine performance OR 1+ year industry experience combined with relevant advanced degree Experience using GT-Power (and GT-Suite in general) Strong proficiency with standard engineering software, including Matlab Experience with Thermo-fluids Strong communication and team skills What Makes You Stand Out Intermediate proficiency using GT-Power (and GT-Suite in general) 3+ years' engineering experience with heavy-duty diesel engines Master of Science engineering degree or higher Education (or equivalent work experience): Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or other related engineering discipline . Specific Position Requirements Part-time remote (up to 50%). Does this position allow for a flexible work schedule? Yes. This position is currently eligible for partial telework arrangement at the present time. The arrangement may be delayed for training or other job acclimation purposes, and remains subject to change. Does this position require any significant travel (if yes, what %) or off-shift hours? No. VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.