Senior CFD Specialist
Full Time
Susegana, Italy

Be part of a fast-growing team dedicated to the development of state-of-the-art solutions for domestic refrigerators. As Senior CFD Specialist in our Global System Engineering team, you will be given the chance to work in an open-minded, international environment and to collaborate with experts from all over the world. You will be responsible for leading the design of best in class products in Food Preservation, by coordinating and performing CFD simulations and fluid-dynamic test and by promoting the integration of multi-physic approach and virtual prototyping. You will contribute to the development of the Technology Roadmap (TRM) for CFD to ensure the availability of assets, tools and competences necessary to deliver future projects in observance of required product performances and cost and of required project timing.


On a regular day at work your responsibilities will include:
• Provide technical leadership in the development of aeraulic solutions 
• Execute CFD simulations according to project/activities plan and create relevant technical documentation 
• Execute 1D simulation according to project/activities plan and create relevant technical documentation
• Execute performance and fluid dynamic testing according to project/activities plan, following Electrolux Internal standards, and providing reports
• Coordinate the activities of external consultants for numerical end experimental activities
• Contribute to the creation of Technology and Investment Roadmap for fluid dynamic simulation and test
• Identify key operation activities for every project in term of simulation and calibration test necessary
• Develop test manuals, simulation manuals, design guidelines and best practices for both experimental and numerical activities
• Define specifications for components and parts in prototype creation and testing execution
• Implement DOE, optimization and statistical analysis tools
• Closely interact with all R&D functions to ensure a seamless delivery of projects
• Minimize trial and error activities and costs, and improve the right first-time result in prototype generation


• Ability to effectively manage information
• Good communicational skills
• “Out of the box” thinking


• Master’s Degree in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering (or equivalent)
• 3 to 7 years’ experience in fluid-dynamic and thermal simulation, preferably in white goods or automotive industry
• Proven experience in managing complex tasks and coordinating technical developments
• Structured engineering approach during all project phases; with an integrated multi-physics view
• Excellent knowledge of CFD tools (STAR-CCM+ preferred)
• Good knowledge of Matlab/Simulink
• Good knowledge in the use of 3D CAD modeling software (CATIA preferred)
• Strong background on thermo-fluid dynamic, heat and mass transfer
• Basic knowledge on statistical tools (DOE)
• Good knowledge of laboratory experimental analysis in thermodynamics - cooling circuits characterization
• Fluent English (mandatory)

Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'