Horsham, West Sussex
£40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent
4 months ago
Senior/Principal Modelling and Data Analysis Systems Engineer
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
A world leader in Fuel Cell Technology is seeking a Senior/Principal Systems Engineer too enable the development power generation systems and electroyser systems.
This role within the Systems Team will focus on providing customers (internal and external) with access to high quality data relating to product performance. The data will come either from predictive system models or from analysis of test data.
Responsibilities - Senior/Principal Modelling and Data Analysis Systems Engineer
Technical Leadership of projects and work packages, including leading a team of experienced engineers
Development of system architectures to meet customer product requirements
Designing models, identifying trade-offs and conducting simulations and analysis of systems and components
Use and development of 0-D and 1-D thermo-fluids modelling of current and future systems along with the specification of test plans to validate the model performance
Development and maintenance of data analysis and reporting tool-sets
Support and development of automated processing algorithms to enable the definition and generation of consistent system performance metrics across the business.
Develop best-practice processes and tools for the analysis of engineering data
Present simulation and analysis results in a clear and consistent manner to enable engagement with engineering data throughout the business.
Support the roll-out of the developed tools to other parts of the organisation
Skills and Qualifications - Senior/Principal Modelling and Data Analysis Systems Engineer
BSc/MSc or BEng/MEng in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or similar
Systems background and experience
Experience working with SOEC and SOFC desirable
Fundamental thermo-fluids knowledge and understanding
Fundamental chemical reaction knowledge and understanding
Process flow modelling
Experience of developing and using software and modelling tools working in a cross functional team, using best practice software engineering practices.
Good understanding of programming in a high level language (eg MATLAB /Simulink, Visual Basic, Python, Java, C/C++) and the associated software life cycle.
Experience of Object-orientated programming within MATLAB would be advantageous but not essential.
Aware of the use of statistical methods in engineering i.e. Six Sigma type techniques.
Willingness to adapt and tailor working practices to suit the demands of the business
Interpretation of test results, with understanding of measurement techniques, data acquisition and analysis.