Lead Engineer, Multi-Body Dynamic Simulation (MBD)

United States

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About Fisker Inc.

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Role Overview

Fisker Inc. is a design led pioneering mobility technology company researching, developing and producing next generation electrically powered vehicles. As the electrification revolution begins to infiltrate the automotive industry, Fisker are focused on delivering advanced smart solutions across the electrification ecosystem from charging, to battery technology, powertrain and connected vehicle functionality. Strong product design is at our core where distinctive emotional yet cost effective style meet the latest in cutting edge technology.

Lead Engineer, Multi-Body Dynamic Simulation (MBD)

As a lead multi-body dynamic simulation engineer, you will be responsible for MBS model buildup, validation, and correlation and continuously update the model during the development of the vehicle.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Master's and Ph.D. preferred.

  • 8+ years MBS simulation experience in the automotive industry. (10+ years experience for Bachelor degree).

  • In depth knowledge of vehicle suspension, motion kinematics, and overall function of the system.

  • Adams skill is a must.

  • Excellent understanding of vehicle dynamics principles.

  • Solid background of mechanics, kinematics, and vibration.

  • Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of rigid body mode decoupling for the engine or EDU.

  • Good understanding the balance of vehicle dynamic, ride comfort, and vibration.

  • Good understanding of vehicle NVH and isolation.

  • Responsibilities:

  • Develop and evaluate tire, suspension, steering and brakes subsystem models in Adams.

  • Perform ride comfort simulation and provide design change direction.

  • Perform K&C evaluation and familiar with K&C tuning.

  • Understand RLDA and VRLDA and able to help durability group to abstract the load.

  • Develop test plans and provide support for driver-in-the-loop simulator tests.

  • Use simulation to tune the system to satisfy the requirements of vehicle dynamic (steering, handling, acceleration and braking), NVH, and ride comfort.

  • Collaborate with other teams, cross-function check for design changes and provide load information for chassis and durability.

  • Develop CAE modelling methods, requirements & perform correlation studies with physical test data.

  • Work collaboratively with attribute, testing and product teams to enhance the ride comfort predictability.

  • Ex pected Salary Range : $67,480.00 - $167,980.00 a year.

    A dditional compensation : Salary is one part of total compensation which includes bonuses, equity awards as applicable, and benefits. An employee is eligible to participate in Fisker's equity program, subject to the rules governing such programs.

    Benefits: Fisker provides comprehensive medical, prescription, dental, vision, and disability insurance packages for full-time employees, their spouse or domestic partner, and children up to age 26. Coverage is effective on the first day of employment, and Fisker covers most of the premiums for employees.

    The salary offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors including market location, job-related knowledge, education/training, certifications, key skills, experience, internal peer equity as well as business considerations. Fisker reasonably and in good faith expects to pay for the position within the salary range listed, considering the wide variety of factors listed above.

    Fisker Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment at Fisker Inc. is governed based on merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status



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    Lead Engineer, Multi-Body Dynamic Simulation (MBD)




    United States


    November 11, 2023

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    December 11, 2023

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    About the employer

    Fisker Inc. is an American automotive company founded by Henrik Fisker and his wife Geeta Gupta-Fisker. Launched in 2016 and based in Southern California, Fisker Inc. is the successor to Fisker Automotive, which produced the Fisker Karma. Fisker Inc. is developing the Fisker Ocean, an electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) with an estimated range of 300–350 miles (480–560 km), with production expected to begin in late 2022. Until 2021, Fisker was working on the development of solid-state battery technologies that could enable as much as 500 mi (800 km) of range with a 1 minute charge.


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