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CAE Methods Engineer – Electromagnetics

  • Location
    • Warren, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Hybrid Work Position: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively.  The employee’s role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired. In the USA, this is an employee who lives 100 miles or less from their designated, primary worksite.

This position requires an employee to be onsite 1-3 times per week or more depending on the nature of work.

This motivated individual will be responsible for developing and validating new simulation methods using computational electromagnetics tools for design, development, and validation of vehicle systems and subsystems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Use technical expertise in computational electromagnetics to conceive, plan and lead methods development, validation and implementation activities.

  • Participate in the design of new products and design improvements to existing products. Provide upfront guidelines and optimize designs using computational electromagnetics software.

  • Add new capabilities and functions to the analytical tools within the area of expertise and apply those tools and knowledge to solve difficult design challenges.

  • Provide expertise in the areas of antenna design, electromagnetic compatibility, radar, and signal integrity to reduce reliance on physical testing in these areas through computational modeling efforts.

Additional Description

Required Qualifications:

  • Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering Required

  • 4 years of proven academic or industrial experience in development of analysis methods, their implementation and validation

  • Expertise in the application of computational electromagnetics methods is required.

  • Strong problem solving, analytical, and conceptual thinking skills, resourceful and adaptive with the ability to find ways around obstacles to develop solutions.

  • Strong project management, prioritizing and multi-tasking skills to work in a dynamic fast- paced environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering

  • Proficient with computational electromagnetics software such as HFSS, CST Studio Suite, FEKO, Maxwell, or JMAG

  • Familiarity with meshing tools such as Hypermesh or ANSA

  • Experience in EMC/EMI modelling and simulation of EMC components and subsystems for automotive applications

  • Working knowledge of electromagnetic testing equipment and methodologies

  • High level of oral and written communication skills

  • High level of interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others

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