Software Developer (Solver)

Engineering, Nottingham, United Kingdom

Want to be part of a tight-knit team building tech applications to simulate next-generation vehicles and turbines? With our deep knowledge of physics and engineering, we develop technical apps for automotive, electric-vehicle and renewable energy companies across the world.
We are looking for a developer to join our solver team to develop cutting edge next generation simulation solutions.

The role:

In this role you will be creating new mathematical models and computer programs to simulate multiple physical domains such as thermal, electrical, mechanical and fluid for driveline systems. This is a highly technical role that requires you to have excellent mathematical modelling and programing skills. There is a strong need to think beyond conventional approaches to conceive of and develop new and innovative approaches.


  • Development of mathematical models and solvers to simulate performance of various physical domains and their interactions.
  • Software implementation of mathematical models and solvers.
  • Extension of proof-of-concepts to full software implementations.
  • Define new developments with Product Managers/Product Owners through requirements analysis and agile planning
  • Hand over developments through technical documentation, demos, release notes & help manuals
  • Degree in physics, mathematics or any relevant engineering discipline and ideally a PhD.
  • Experience in physics-based modelling.
  • Proficient in object-oriented programming and appreciation for a good software architecture.
  • Proficiency in a programming language, preferably C++.
  • Experience in multi-body dynamics or multi-physics simulation would be advantageous.
  • Use of Git, GitLab or GitHub, working experience within an agile method such as Scrum and experience in JIRA and Confluence is of advantage.
  • Good communication skills.

We Offer:
  • Opportunity to develop the world’s leading software tools for rotating machinery, and to make a real impact in the field of design and analysis of electro-mechanical systems.
  • Chance to work on a wide range of software applications, that are used by many automotive, motorsport, aerospace and renewable energy companies.
  • Hi-tech working environment and opportunity to have an impact on technologies of the future.



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