Design & Manufacturing Engineer

Closing on: Jan 23, 2022
Project: ER22
Team: Aerodynamics

About the team

The Aerodynamic Teams role is to design, simulate and manufacture all aerodynamic parts that are fitted onto the car, the so-called aerodynamic package. The Aerodynamic team also manufactures all composite components other subteams in LiU Formula Student need.

The Aerodynamic Team consists of currently 9 members, one Team Leader, 5 Design & Manufacturing Engineers and 3 CFD Engineers. 

The aerodynamic package is divided up in smaller systems. These systems are from front to back on the car the following: Front wing, Body panels, Side wings, Rear wing and Diffuser.

About the role

As a Design & Manufacturing Engineer you will work mainly on manufacturing the Aero package. This includes working in Creo Parametrics, shaping moulds made out of wood, laying up carbon fiber and spray painting. 

The workload is around 10-15 hours a week, this number might increase for some weeks in the spring when many parts have to be completed for deadlines. We have scheduled workshops Monday and Wednesday 17:15-21:00 and occasionally weekend workshops.

Competencies needed

  • Experience with CAD software is necessary, with Creo is meritorious
  • Some experience working with wood is meritorious
  • Basic understandings of aerodynamics is meritorious
  • Basic knowledge of composite materials is meritorious 

You are

In the Aero team we want you that:

  • Are interested in aerodynamics or composites and want to learn more about it
  • Are innovative and aren’t afraid to come up with crazy ideas
  • Are dedicated and driven to do a good work and finish thing on time
  • Work well with others and individually 
  • Aren’t afraid of some manual labour and long hours

If you believe you would fit the Aerodynamics team, please send your application no later than January 23. If you have any questions, please write to Team Leader Gustav Blomgren at es.tn1642795628eduts1642795628alumr1642795628ofuil1642795628@nerg1642795628molb.1642795628vatsu1642795628g1642795628

We are looking forward to hearing from you! 

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