Turbine Aeromechanics Expert - Gas Turbines

Gurgaon Permanent
  • Exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced and dynamic NPD set up
  • Technical expert in a global R&D set up based out of India

About Our Client

Our client is a global conglomerate with a special focus on gas turbines, where the Global R&D organisation is based out of Gurgaon, India.

Job Description

  • Analyze and design hot gas path components (e.g. blades, vanes, ring segments) for mechanical integrity, aeromechanics and manufacturability
  • Apply and automate, test and implement, develop and improve advanced modeling techniques, design tools and analysis methods
  • Lead the HCF Design Board and provide effective guidance to design teams for issues that exceed the scope of design philosophies
  • Coach and mentor, train and develop less experienced engineers in the field of aeromechanics
  • Design engine test configurations and prepare engine test specifications
  • Support operation and field issue resolution via design studies and root cause analyses
  • Use test data and field measurements to validate and improve analytical predictions incl. but not limited to forced response, HCF, alarm limits, stimulus and flutter
  • Drive, guide and support integrated product teams through technical challenges
  • Process, evaluate and document primary design and miscellaneous tasks and results
  • Interface with customers both internal and external

The Successful Applicant

  • Advanced university degree in mechanical, aerospace or materials engineering
  • 10+ years of industry experience incl. 3D modeling, analysis and design of hot gas path components incl. manufacturing and field issue support experience
  • Advanced aermechanical knowledge both theoretical and practical with strong background in dynamics and vibration of structures
  • Advanced understanding of flutter, forced response, HCF
  • Advanced understanding of structural integrity incl. TMF, creep and coating lifing
  • Advanced multi-disciplinary understanding incl. structural dynamics, aerodynamics/CFD and heat transfer
  • Extensive tool familiarity with NX, ANSYS, DATAR and TRACE
  • ORAGL, Heeds, AutoOpti, CFX, SafePG, APDL, Python
  • TeamCenter, SAP
  • Knowledge of computational methods and programming experience
  • Demonstarted understanding of multi-disciplinary optimization
  • Material property knowledge, alloy and coatings experience
  • Demonstrated detail-oriented and innovative thinking mindset
  • Must be able to succeed in a global, dynamic and virtual integrated team environment
  • Must be highly motivated, proactive, self-directed and take initiative
  • Must have exceptional inter-personal and excellent communication skills

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

  • NASTRAN, ABAQUS, SID, Knowledge Fusion
  • Fortran, Java, Matlab, C, C++
  • CAD modelling and parametrization experience
  • Project management, team building and intercultural experience
  • Manufacturing experience

What's on Offer

An opportunity to be in a fast paced dynamic set up within the global R&D organisation working on global projects.

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Engineering & Manufacturing
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