Innovation Expert - CFD
R&D
Full Time
Anderson, Sc
2021-06-30

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK (ESSENTIAL DUTIES):
For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By being sustainable and open to new ideas we can push the boundaries of cooking, cleaning, and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.  

The Innovation Expert – System Engineer will be responsible for leading design, development, and simulations of sealed refrigeration systems across all cold technology centers (Latin America, North America, Europe, and South-east Asia).

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinate engineering activities with other departments including change plans, engineering changes, performance/agency testing and trial runs.
  • Design, development, and qualification of cooling system components and/or sub-assemblies relating to the sealed systems of domestic and international refrigerators, consisting of Top mount, Side by Side, Bottom Mount and Freezers.
  • Assist with standard regulation changes, by supporting the mechanical cooling systems for all domestic products.
  • Product certification for international markets.
  • Develop and initiate new product features and system performance.
  • Initiate and develop ideas that result in system performance improvements.
  • Evaluate and recommend improvements to existing components and products.
  • Benchmark of competitor’s appliances.
  • Support the Advanced Food Preservation Team to develop and improve the Electrolux cooling system energy simulation tool.
  • Create routines for cooling system virtual simulations.

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Ours is a dynamic, fast-paced environment that asks for flexibility and agility.
  • You build networks and trust, good working relationships and apply your influence to shaping change.
  • You start and you finish, taking responsibility for getting things done, on time and to high quality, tying up all the loose ends along the way.
  • You look at everything from every angle, distilling the core message and putting it together in a way that excites and delights.
  • You not only know your area of expertise, you’re passionate about it and how it can enable and support people to work better and achieve more.
  • You see challenge as opportunity.

We employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.

Minimum Qualification

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BS) in Mechanical Engineering or related technical BS degree with a minimum of 5 years related engineering and/or project management experience.
  • Expert knowledge of Thermal dynamic and heat transfer, Mechanical Refrigeration Sealed Systems, and Airflow mechanics.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Project Management software, and Energy Simulation tools.
  • Knowledge of Finite Volumes Method and CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamic).
  • Knowledge of computational algorithm development and computer programming language.
  • Proficient with tools associated with new project development activities; Stage gate development processes, DFMEA, Design reviews, project planning, part tracking, and milestone schedule management.
  • Strong understanding of engineering principles, project management, and new product development activities.
  • Understanding of design for manufacturing assembly (DFMA/ Six Sigma) principles.

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