Interested in the simulation of different types of vehicles and different parts of the vehicle? Enjoy working directly with customers through support and presentation methods? The Advanced Simulation Technologies company within AVL Powertrain Engineering, Inc. in North America is looking to add a Simulation Support Engineer I or II to the team. This position will provide pre & post sales to customers using the AST software. This position will receive expert training from AVL Graz in Austria and will travel locally and domestically to support customer needs. Qualified candidates must have an applicable bachelors degree, posess a high interest in automotive, and have the ability to communicate with peers and customers efficiently and effictively.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
Assist existing customers on operation and use of AST software
Technical sales support of customers including model setup, execution and analysis
Evaluation of customer requirements including estimation of scope
Organize local and customer-site training courses
Maintain and update training material and handouts
Reporting and communication of customer feedback to appropriate local and Graz AST staff
Works primarily under supervision of senior support staff
Explore software functions proactively when support load permits
• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or applicable
• Experience in simulation / analysis / math based simulation tools
• Strong background in powertrain and vehicle component modeling and design optimization
• Positive, customer-focused attitude
• Understanding of vehicle systems, including advanced technologies
• Excellent written and oral communication skills