Thule Group is a world leader in products that make it easy to bring the things you care for – easily, securely and in style – when living an active life. Under the motto Active Life, Simplified, we offer products within two segments: Outdoor (e.g. equipment for cycling-, water- and winter sports, roof boxes, bike trailers, baby joggers, laptop and camera bags, backpacks and cases for mobile handheld devices) and Specialty (pick-up truck tool boxes). Our products are sold in 139 markets globally. There are more than 2,000 of us working for Thule Group at nine production facilities and more than 35 sales locations all over the world. Net sales for 2015 amounted to 5.3 billion SEK. Thule Group is a public company listed ot Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information please visit www.thulegroup.com

Do you want to be a part of a team that is a world leader of developing products that make it easy to bring the things you care for – easily, securely and in style – when living an active life?
Are you a team player who thrives in an environment with great opportunity to influence in development processes where you will get the ability to use your creative and analytical skills at a high level?
Then you should apply for this job!

Thule Group are now searching for a Simulation Engineer to their Simulation Group in Hillerstorp, close to Värnamo.
Simulations of our products are performed for a global use and the amount of requirements are increasing and the team has to be
strengthened up with a new talented member.
As a Simulation Engineer you will be involved in the development of new products such as equipment for cycling-, water- and winter sports, roof boxes and multi-functional strollers etc.
When developing products at Thule Group you will work towards high requirements and expectations in terms of product functionality, mountability, manufacturability, cost and reliability.
In your daily work you will perform Simulations of components and complete products according the highest standards and demands
from a local legislation perspective.
You will collaborate with team members by planning and follow up results through the development process.

Moreover, as a Simulation Engineer at Thule Group you are responsible for planning and performing CAE analyses, including analyses of results and reports. The responsibilities also include development and documentation of CAE test methods.
You will have a key position in a cross functional project organization and will perform static-, crash- and fatigue analysis using software’s like ANSYS, LS-DYNA, ANSA and Mathlab.
There is a high degree of interaction between the project members and you will have daily contacts with; project managers, designers, test engineers, production engineers and time to time also customers and suppliers etc.

In addition to Simulations you will be part of Thule Group's improvement efforts that contribute to improving their own work situation and work processes in relation to internal and external customers.

We believe in strong team work both within your own team but also across teams.
We strive to be an open and curious organization, sharing our knowledge and inspiring one another.
Within Thule Group you will find people who have a passion for the products we make and the outdoor company we are.
We share the same values and we like to have fun. All of our employees have a joint responsibility to maintain that spirit and contribute to it.

Your profile:
You are a pro-active enthusiastic person with an entrepreneurial drive, a “can do attitude” and a team player.
We trust you have a structured and professional approach with flexibility in mind and consistent in delivery.
To succeed in this role we believe you have very strong analytical skills, act independently, take initiatives and like challenges.
We expect you have at least 5 years’ experience in CAE Analysis with experience in some of the following software’s; ANSYS, LS-DYNA, ANSA and/or Mathlab.
Meritorious is previous professional experience in the areas of multibody dynamics as well as being familiar with product development within the automotive industry.
An important requirement is that you have an academic degree in Mechanical engineering or similar, documented technical knowledge as well as fluency in English and Swedish.

For information:
When recruiting for this position we are working together with Dfind Science & Engineering. If you have any further questions please contact the recruiting consultant Fredrik Stigbäck, 073-340 32 23. More information and please apply via https://www.dfind.se/science-engineering

Company: Thule Group AB

Location: Hillerstorp, Jönköpings län

Employment: Fulltime

Last day of application: 2 October, 2016