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Senior Process Simulation Engineer


Salary : £30,000 To £50,000
Location : West Midlands
Job type : Permanent

Job Description

Midas Selection are currently partnering with a unique business who provide cutting edge technology into the automotive manufacturing industry. This new patented technology is enabling cost effective, lightweight production of vehicle structures in the automotive and transport sectors. This is a unique opportunity to join a growing, well-funded and innovative advanced technology company which specialises in advanced high temperature metal forming technologies.


• To design complete deep draw stamping tool sets for pressing of high strength automotive aluminium BIW components using PAM-STAMP simulation.
• To perform part feasibility studies and report back to customers. Liaise and guide customers on improvements to part feasibility for the process.
• To design high quality tool faces in support of stamping simulation in CATIA.
• To create and maintain all the documentation related to the technology simulation.
• To contribute towards development of technology simulation techniques for hot stamping of aluminium and efficient tool cooling.
• To support tool try-out and part production.

Additional Duties:
• Function as part of the team.
• Represent the business at customer and supplier meetings.
• Work with customers and licensees matters of joint interest.
• Work with universities to further fundamental research.


• Experience in simulation of deep draw sheet metal stamping processes.
• Knowledge of stamping tool design including tool face design, construction and assembly.
• Ability to use CAD software for tool face design.
• Good communication and presentation skills.
• Strong desire to improve and learn new skills.


• Automotive aluminium body in white and chassis applications.
• Understanding of the metallurgy of aluminium and its alloys.
• Practical experience with use of PAM-STAMP and CATIA.
• Experience in hot stamping simulation.