Durability Loads Analysis Engineer

Job Details

LocationWindsor, ON, Canada
Job TypeContract Full-Time
Degree RequiredBachelor

Job Description

We are currently recruiting an experienced Durability Loads Analysis Engineer to join our team supporting our client in the automotive industry.


  • Provide all durability load data to perform Finite Element Durability Analysis (chassis, body, powertrain), design components and develop durability bench test parameters
  • Perform the calculation of vehicle suspension component loads, frame/body attachment loads and engine mounts loads using ADAMS, along with using Motion View and nCode tools
  • Perform Loads Analysis (which is the calculation of vehicle suspension component loads, frame/body attachment loads and engine mounts loads) using ADAMS. Will also use MotionView and nCode tools
  • Build/modify ADAMS (multi-body dynamics) models, which include full vehicle and suspension. Review engineering data (geometry, bushing rates, etc.)
  • Review road load data (time history data)
  • Run durability models, which include full vehicle, 1/2 suspension and powertrain. Output component loads, attachment loads, powertrain mount loads, etc.
  • Post-processing data (statistics-max/min values, equivalent damage, loads comparisons, histograms)
  • Technical report writing
  • Upload load data into the project database


  • Bachelors of Science in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering degree from an accredited University or equivalent
  • Must have experience with ADAMS
  • Must have experience with Analytical Dynamics (which includes Rigid Body Dynamics and Vibration)
  • 3 years’ experience in the automotive industry
  • Experience in reviewing Road Load Data to ensure data fidelity
  • Have the ability to review and interpret data to address durability concerns
  • Experience with Motion-View, UNIX/Linux workstations, chassis/suspension design and functionality
  • Experience using nCode/GlyphWorks/Ice-flow data analysis software
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and have the ability to work closely with the Data Acquisition and Customer Usage Duty Cycle groups


  • Masters of Science in Engineering


  • Must be willing and able to travel to USA, without restrictions, effective on the start date
  • Valid driver’s license is required as well as a clean driving record


  • Paid Benefits after 90 days (individual and family) – extended medical, out-of-country coverage, dental etc.
  • Pension eligibility, with employer match, after 1 full year of work (open enrollment every October)
  • Tuition Reimbursement

MEDA offers an excellent referral bonus. Great candidates know great candidates

MEDA Limited is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of any of the protected reasons as described in the Ontario Human Rights Code. We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, as described in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Accommodation requests will be reviewed and granted to those that request assistance during our hiring process.

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