Acoustic Development Engineer

Research and Development, Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium

Job title: Acoustic Development Engineer

VN: VN2193

Business Unit: BU Design and Engineering SW

Location: Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium, or Toulouse, France / Hybrid

Short description:

The Acoustic Development Engineer will work with our cutting-edge acoustic simulation software, Actran. The incumbent will develop the software from the user perspective, driving continuous improvement and outstanding quality.

See our video on Actran for a better understanding:

The Acoustic Development Engineer will report to the Technical Director, Research & Development.

Tasks in detail:
  • Contribute as member of the development team, to system development with your experience and expertise
  • Research advanced concepts for development
  • Interact with customers to detect areas for improvement and potential advanced features
  • Connect the product to external/internal software from other aspects of physics (structural, dynamics, etc.)
  • Strong coding skills in Python (C-bindings, Python extension libraries, numpy, scipy, matplotlib)
  • Masters degree or PhD in Engineering, Physics or or Computer Science
  • Experience programming with C++ language (generic programming, Standard Template Library, boost libraries)
  • Fluent English
Nice to have:
  • Work experience in the field of Acoustics
  • Experience, also for a short period, with Acoustic modelling software
  • Used to work with customer centric approach

What we offer:

An opportunity to work in the premier acoustic software company to solve acoustic, vibro-acoustic, and aero-acoustic problems. Dealing with automotive manufacturers and suppliers, aerospace and defence companies, and consumer product manufacturers, Actran helps engineers better understand and improve the acoustics performance of their designs.
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