Samtech SA is a subsidiary of Siemens and expert in the development of numerical simulation technologies. More precisely, Samtech is a world class leader in Computer Aided Engineering Structure Analysis software for aeronautic, space, automotive, energy and other advanced manufacturing industries.
Samtech helps customers designing better products and improves their competitiveness by reducing their time-to-market and costs.
With a unique combination of simulation software, testing systems and engineering services, Siemens Industry Software, Samtech's parent company, tunes into new innovative products' critical engineering attributes, ranging from system dynamics, structural integrity and sound quality to durability, safety and power consumption.
We are looking for an Advanced Software Development Engineer based in SAMTECH headquarters in Liege. The selected candidate will have a primary focus on the research and development of the simulation of the manufacturing process in Metallic Additive Manufacturing.
He will be a full member of the Solver team, which is responsible for the design and the development of the FE software SAMCEF, and will strongly iterate with the RTD team in Leuven.
Design, development and maintenance of the FE Software (SAMCEF and Nastran)
Participate to internal and external technical meetings to discuss new developments
Write software requirements and user manual
Design and code functionalities as defined in the software requirements
Define tests and test scenarii to validate developments
Investigate and correct bugs communicated by the Customer Support
Attend meetings with the partners
Write technical reports
Perform and / or follow-up the technical tasks
Participate in the progress meetings of the project
Educational Level : Ph.D. either in Aerospace, Materials Science, Mechanical Engineering or Physics.
Proven experience in Scientific Software Development
Experience in additive manufacturing or material science.
Specific technical competencies :
Knowledge and experience in Additive Manufacturing
Deep knowledge in finite element analysis
Proven skills in Fortran is an asset
Familiar with IT environments : Linux, Windows
Good knowledge of English (both written and spoken)
French, Dutch and German will be considered as an advantage
Specific personal competencies :
Customer oriented attitude
Samtech offers, besides an attractive salary and benefits package, an internationally oriented and innovative high-tech environment.
Samtech is a fast growing, yet financially healthy company with a flat structure and an informal, flexible atmosphere. People working within the company say they get a lot of room for initiative and career development.
Samtech is driven by innovation, and therefore fosters the creativity of its employees. Samtech provides continuous training and competence development, stimulating personal development with respect to technical and / or management skills.