CFD Application Engineer

Boston, Massachusetts


Full Time

$105k - $130k

My client is at the forefront of innovation in the automotive industry, dedicated to developing cutting-edge solutions that enhance vehicle performance and efficiency. Their team is composed of talented engineers and researchers who are passionate about pushing the boundaries of what is possible. They're seeking a highly motivated and skilled CFD Application Engineer to join their dynamic team.

As a CFD Application Engineer, you will play a crucial role in the analysis of fluid flows and the optimization of vehicle aerodynamics. You will work on complex problems involving fluid-fluid, fluid-solid, and fluid-gas interactions, employing advanced computational fluid dynamics (CFD) techniques to predict performance and improve system efficiency. Your contributions will directly impact efforts to reduce drag, improve fuel efficiency, and enhance overall vehicle performance.


  • Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or a related field.
  • Strong background in fluid dynamics and heat transfer.
  • Proficiency in CFD software (e.g., ANSYS Fluent, STAR-CCM+, OpenFOAM).
  • Experience with pre-processing tools (e.g., ICEM CFD, ANSA) and post-processing tools (e.g., ParaView, Tecplot).
  • Familiarity with vehicle aerodynamics and automotive industry standards.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to present complex technical information clearly.
  • Programming skills in languages such as Python, C++, or MATLAB are a plus.

Posted by: Jordyn Kamara

Specialization: Embedded