Senior CFD Simulation Engineer

Req ID:  61963

Bangalore, KA, IN, 530068

Date:  Nov 23, 2021

<span 72="">For over 140 years our products have helped ensure the safe, reliable operations of key industries. With a passion for precision and partnership, Celeros Flow Technology continues this heritage of high performance and dependability, providing mission critical, sustainable flow control solutions for our customers around the globe.


<span 72="">Celeros Flow Technology is looking for individuals with a voice and a vision. We embrace change, diversity and promote new ways of looking at old ideas. We seek talented professionals to join our world-class team of innovators in a global, collaborative & multi-cultural environment, where you will be challenged, supported, and inspired to be extraordinary. 

Job Summary

Performs computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modelling and analysis in support of CELEROS FT global engineering teams to simulate performance of CELEROS FT’s broad product portfolio, including but not limited to Pumps, Valves, Filters and Systems. Responsibilities include interpreting customer inputs to create product simulation models required to perform CFD analysis, processing analysis, post-processing results and generating customer reports.  CFD analysis may be used for validating design concepts, supporting root cause analysis, rationalization of existing product lines, redesign for cost reductions, quality, specifications, or product standardization, and product line expansions. Individual may be involved in new product development, original equipment, and aftermarket services.

This position will report to Manager – Engineering Analysis and will be based at our Bangalore office

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Listen and understand nature of customer request
  • Devise plan to meet customer request and receive customer approval
  • Create 3D CFD compatible models from provided drawings or CAD files
  • Develops CFD analysis of product design whether new and expansionary, incremental, or for product maintenance
  • Extract quantitative and qualitative results of interest and perform necessary calculations
  • Prepare presentable deliverables (e.g., figures, tables, presentations, written reports) for customer
  • Analyses computational research work applicable to product performance.
  • Write engineering specifications and reports as required relating to CFD analysis.
  • Ability to implement automation processes for report generation and report standardization.
  • Analyses CFD models and physical test data and assist design centres to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications.
  • Evaluates performance test results and CFD analysis for possible application to development of systems or other uses.
  • Be proficient in computer assisted engineering and design software (AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks, Office, Fluent, CFX, Hypermesh, OpenFOAM, etc.) and equipment to perform engineering and CFD tasks. Should be familiar with drafting standards and practices and apply them to drawing mark-up to show simulation results.
  • Ability to work basic FEA simulations such as Model, Static structural and pressure boundary stress analysis.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Understands the various turbulence models and their best use cases.
  • Understands the difference between steady-state, Multiple Reference Frame and Transient models and their best use cases.
  • Able to define and use a grid independence check.
  • Knowledge of various rheology parameters – Newtonian, Pseudoplastic, Yield Stress fluids.
  • Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts and operations to develop and check design validity.
  • Understanding of cavitation with ability on associated modelling
  • Understands various concepts of multi-physics (gas-liquid interaction, particles, Thermal coupling, fluid/structure interaction
  • Must be experienced in computational fluid dynamic simulation software and CFD techniques, including modeling and mesh generation, have experience in validation of simulation with measurements and data post processing, system level hydraulics, heat transfer and thermal simulations and fluid dynamics.
  • Familiar with ANSYS (CFX & Fluent), SolidWorks and Inventor, understanding differences between and sensitivity between CAD and CFD models.
  • Understand and applies multi-objective optimization design (MOD) techniques using the capabilities available in ANSYS DesignXplorer.
  • Shall have the ability to design and generate creative mechanical solutions; translate concepts and information into images; apply design principles, solve practical problems, and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Design and operational knowledge of industrial products across CELEROS FT product portfolio.
  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail, problem solving and analytical skills,
  • Shall have excellent communication skills, be self-motivated, a self-starter, have a sense of urgency, be personable and well organized.
  • Must be able to perform the principle duties and responsibilities of the position and be able to work responsibly without close supervision individually or in team environment.
  • Should be able to interpret and follow instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. Must be able to speak, read, and write English fluently.

Mandatory Education and Certification


  • B.E/M.E specializing in Fluid Dynamics in regular course from recognised university and institute in India
  • Minimum of 8+years post graduate experience gained in an industrial and/or research environment undertaking CFD analysis on components/products aligned to the CELEROS FT Product Portfolio like Pumps, Valves & filters
  • Consideration will be given to post graduate transferable CFD analysis knowledge and experience gained on complex products and components out with the CELEROS FT product portfolio (e.g., aerospace, turbines and compressors).
  • Good interpersonal, communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to set and hit personal and team deadlines
  • An interest in self-development, Mechanical Technology and Engineering
  • An active and valuable team participant who puts team success before individual success

Celeros Flow Technology is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.