Germany, Düsseldorf, Adhesive Technologies

Modeling Engineer FEA (d/f/m)

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  • Perform structure-mechanical simulations (FEA) to develop a detailed understanding of adhesive applications
  • Calibrate material models and develop simulation methods for the realistic implementation of material behavior
  • Analyze complex applications and processes and develop suitable modeling strategies
  • Evaluate and develop experiments to determine material properties and to validate simulation results
  • Interpret simulation results and give feedback about the findings from parameter studies to product development


  • PhD or Master's degree in Materials Science, Simulation Sciences, Engineering, or Physics
  • Experience in the modeling of polymer-specific behavior and its numerical implementation
  • Knowledge of measurements for polymer characterization
  • Extensive experience in the execution of structure-mechanical simulations
  • Software knowledge in standard modeling tools, e.g.: Abaqus, Ansys Mechanical, LS-DYNA
  • Experience in data pre- and post-processing with Python, Matlab, etc.
  • Analytical thinking and self-reliant working methods
  • Creativity and team spirit
  • Fluent English skills

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22043303
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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