CAE Engineer

Date: Sep 6, 2022

Location: Gliwice, PL

Company: Tenneco

Tenneco is one of the world's leading designers, manufacturers and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers, with full year 2020 revenues of $15.4 billion and approximately 73,000 team members working at more than 270 sites worldwide. 


Through our four business groups, Motorparts, Performance Solutions, Clean Air and Powertrain, Tenneco is driving advancements in global mobility by delivering technology solutions for diversified global markets, including light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway, industrial, motorsport and the aftermarket.


Our Advanced Suspension Technologies Business is looking for a CAE Engineer to join our R&D team in Gliwice.


The CAE Engineer is responsible for performing numerical simulations of advanced damper designs using finite element method supporting engineering teams in order to verify/optimize designs to satisfy strength and durability requirements.  


Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Leverages one’s technical expertise to take advantage of new opportunities, solve difficult work problems, and accomplish challenging goals.
  • CAE engineer will act as an individual contributor or project team member executing numerical simulationsUnderstanding the simulations scope, requirements and acceptance criteria
  • Choose correct calculation methodology in order to properly simulate problem physics
  • Prepare FEA model according to simulations objectives
  • Run simulations, identify potential convergence issues and apply correct actions
  • Perform post processing by proper interpretation of FEA results for engineering decisions
  • Report simulations results with appropriate results summary and practical engineering conclusions and propose potential design improvement’s.
  • Maintain records of all activities and results


Technical/ Professional Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of solid mechanics theory and practice in fundamentals of machinery design
  • Proficient knowledge of finite element method theory and practical applications in following physics: static nonlinear implicit, dynamic explicit, NVH
  • Proficient knowledge and practical usage of Abaqus solver
  • Basic knowledge of optimizations techniques
  • Presenting capability in programing; advantages Python
  • Knowledge of using statistical analyses tools and DOE (Design of Experiment) techniques, to effectively optimize the design
  • Ability to plan and execute FEA simulation plan for complex designs development
  • Advantage’s is knowledge of using following software: HyperMesh, nCode, Tosca Structure, Isight, HyperStudy



  • Master degree in Mechanical Engineering in FEA specialization
  • Postgraduate study in specifics FEA range (optional)


What we offer:

  • Employment stability
  • Remarkable opportunity to gain experience by working in a dynamic and international environment
  • Further development opportunities
  • Referral bonus program
  • The employee recognition program
  • Attractive salary, bonuses, and benefits package including Luxmed medical package, sport package OK System, entertainment events, and many others,
  • Social benefits found


What You Can Expect Next:

Our team is ready to act immediately on those candidates who are the best fit for the role. You’ll first hear from someone in Talent Acquisition to schedule a phone screen, and then the next step will be a personal interview with our Hiring Manager. We pride ourselves on moving through processes quickly, and you can be sure of transparency and prompt communication throughout.