CFD Simulation Methods and Tools Developer

Job Title: CFD Simulation Methods and Tools Developer

Locations: Braunschweig/Wolfsburg (Germany), Prague (Czech), Windsor (UK)

Type: Full-time

About Us:

ICON is a leader in open-source computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and simulation solutions, dedicated to supporting the automotive industry.  We are proud to partner with the world’s largest car manufacturers, providing advanced simulation tools and methods to enhance their design and engineering processes.

Job Description: 

We are seeking an experienced CFD Simulation Methods & Tools Developer to join our team. In this role, you will focus on enhancing and supporting our client’s OpenFOAM-based simulation processes. This position requires a deep understanding of simulation workflows, the ability to develop automated systems, and the skill to create complex, integrated workflows for advanced automotive simulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and optimize OpenFOAM-based CFD simulation tools and methods.
  • Automate simulation workflows to streamline processes for efficiency and accuracy.
  • Couple different simulation tools to create complex, integrated workflows.
  • Understand and implement what aspects of the simulation process should be exposed to end users, and what should be automated or set up behind the scenes.
  • Work closely with the client to understand their specific needs and tailor solutions accordingly.
  • Stay abreast of the latest trends and advancements in CFD simulation and OpenFOAM development.
  • Collaborate with a team of experts to deliver high-quality, reliable simulation solutions.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Strong background in CFD, specifically with experience in OpenFOAM.
  • Proven experience in developing automation tools and complex simulation workflows.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Programming skills, preferably in languages relevant to CFD and simulation (e.g., Python, C++).
  • Good communication skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Fluent in Czech or German languages.

Why Join Us:

  • Be a part of a company that is at the forefront of automotive simulation technology.
  • Work in a stimulating environment where innovation and creativity are valued.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.

Join us in driving the future of automotive design and engineering with cutting-edge simulation technologies! We look forward to hearing from you and exploring how you can contribute to our team!

Applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country in which the job is based.

ICON is an equal opportunities employer.

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