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CAE Motorcycle Design Engineer

Location: Bangalore, IN


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 3581

Requisition Number: 14486BR

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External Description: Structural Analysis: Structural design support using commercial FEA and durability software codes. Loads generation and dynamic response prediction using MBD tools included. CAE Data Interpretation: Reporting and documentation including interpretation to peers and leadership. Test Data Analysis: Understand chassis design performance through test data analysis. Model Correlation: Examination of test data to drive correlation and CAE model development. Technical Leadership and Mentoring: Lead other team members in the areas of structures, vibration, dynamics and durability. Generate technical / design solutions. Methods Development: Implementation of customer focused Polaris specific CAE tools and best practices. Automation and continuous improvement. Early Integration: Apply knowledge and tools to the architecture selection and target setting early in design. Planning: Use experience to create and track basic CAE manpower plans for vehicle programs. Stretch Assignments: Work includes exposure to many vehicles and types of problems, including stretch opportunities outside of core responsibilities. Strategy: Keeps abreast of new engineering developments affecting the organization, and participates in peer group teams. Knowledgebase creation, including the development of durability procedures, methods, and metrics. Multi-Attribute: May have a working knowledge of other attributes including performance, safety, and NVH.
Preferred skills with CAE Tools (ANSYS, ANSYS Workbench, HyperMesh, OptiStruct), fatigue tools (nCode DesignLife), and data post-processing tools (HyperView, GlyphWorks). Experience in the design of chassis and structural components, engines, vehicle validation, and durability processes. Durability and advanced fatigue theory knowledge is required, including experience with frequency domain problem sets. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and negotiating skills. Team player, ability to work with several design teams concurrently and across multiple sites. Ideal candidate is customer focused and have Powersports knowledge & experience. 6 years minimum experience desired with advanced numerical problems, including structures, mechanical systems dynamics, dynamics, optimization, DOE, contact, nonlinear, modal, systems approaches, durability, NVH, etc. B.S. Engineering required, advanced degree preferred.
Education Requirements: Bachelor degree in engineering or higher preferred
Years of Experience Required: 5 plus years of experience
QID for the EEO Statement - 89594

About Polaris

Recognized as the leader in the powersports industry, Polaris Industries is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. The people here at Polaris don't just create products - they are part of a lifestyle. It's the passion & execution of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.

Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts for more than 60 years. With annual 2017 sales of $5.4 billion, Polaris' innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman® and Polaris ACE® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; and Polaris RMK®, INDY®, Switchback® and RUSH® snowmobiles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris' presence in adjacent markets globally includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit for more information.

Polaris prides itself on recognizing and developing top talent to take its people and company to the next level. Competitive salary, generous benefits and a comprehensive relocation plan are just a few components of the total compensation package offered at Polaris. Are you ready to join a company where you will work hard and play hard, and be rewarded for your performance?

EEO Statement

Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

City: Bangalore


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