Associate Principal Engineer - Discrete Element Modelling
Mondelēz International
24d ago


What makes working at Mondelēz International so special? Many things. The iconic brands and global nature of our business.

The continuous innovation and endless opportunities to grow. The chance, each and every day, to put a smile on people’s faces.

We’re the world’s leading maker of Chocolate, Biscuits, Candy and Gum with billion-dollar brands like Cadbury, Milka, Prince and Oreo and we now have an exciting opportunity to join our team.

The Associate Principal Engineer - Discreet Element Modelling will be responsible for translating complex technical challenges into computer simulations to enable rapid, high quality innovation across our chocolate, biscuit, gum & candy categories.

The successful candidate will specialize in particle and powder simulations using DEM techniques Main Responsibilities :

  • Works with engineers & scientists to define complex technical challenges to be solved
  • Defines needs for data to build the simulation and works with analytical team or external organisations to collect the information required, this may require making and measuring products themselves
  • Uses appropriate software tools to build simulations, including model construction, meshing, solvers, and post-processing
  • Ensure simulations are validated against experimental data, this may include running or managing the experiments or trials required
  • Communicates outputs from the simulation and works with engineering and R&D teams to ensure learning is embedded in the business quickly to speed up innovation and optimisation
  • Write and builds best practice documentation from learnings discovered
  • Develops simplified software tools for others to use based on the simulations
  • Researches and keeps up to date with developments in simulation and material characterisation
  • Supervises research projects to develop further simulation techniques or material characterisation, both internally and externally
  • Maintains and develops simulation resources including hardware and software updates, working with IT department to maintain security and back-up systems
  • Candidate Requirements :

  • Bachelor degree or higher in a STEM subject
  • Extensive experience of Discrete Element Simulation, from defining the problem though to validation and communicating output
  • Strong fundamental understanding of material science
  • Ability to communicate complex problems simply to a non-technical audience with business relevant context
  • Global experience and additional language preferred
  • We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills.

    In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer an attractive benefits package within a highly successful International business that offers financial rewards and resources, including bonus scheme, contributory pension, life assurance, generous holiday allowance and a flexible benefits programme.

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