Kelly Services Sr. Technical Specialist- Engine and Combustion Simulation Testing Engineer in Fort Collins, Colorado

Note: This is a full-time, direct-hire,No C2C, 3rd party or H-1B at this time. This position is ONSITE in Fort Collins, CO (80525). We appreciate all of our applicants, but we are not able to sponsor at this time. This position will pay up to 120k.

Sr. Technical Specialist- Engine and Combustion Simulation Testing Engineer

Our client is seeking an Sr. Technical Specialist- Engine and Combustion Simulation Testing Engineer in Fort Collins, CO.

The individual selected for this position will operate in a highly technical and dynamic environment where the most advanced technologies are further developed to create unique solutions benefitting environmental emissions and energy consumption while reducing operating costs. Opportunity for growth and access to fast advancements in responsibilities and compensations will be given based on demonstrated performance and long term commitment to this company’s field of endeavor.


•Develop simulation strategies and expected results.

•Conduct & guide engine combustion CFD, thermal FEA and 1-D simulations.

•Support engine performance & emissions validation testing.

•Analyze & interpret results and develop customer technical reports.


•Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering (MSME) or higher degree (PhD) preferred, with emphasis in engine combustion, heat transfer and 1-D numerical simulations.

•Specialist in engine performance/emissions and combustion simulations/testing.

•Five to ten years of experience in related industry highly valued.



•Ability to write technical presentations and articles for publication.

•Ability to effectively present information to top management, customers, and technical forums.

•Ability to effectively interact, guide, mentor and grow junior talents with well-prepared fundamental technical arguments.

•Ability to address complex inquiries from customers and develop project proposal.


•Ability to resolve problems related to highly complex mathematical and numerical models.


•Ability to highly contribute in a “teamwork” environment, requiring flexibility, open mindedness, admission of mistakes and conflict resolution.

•Ability to consistently demonstrate positive influence on others.


•Ability to consistently demonstrate high sense of ethics, integrity, commitment and loyalty to the company.

•Ability to successfully complete tasks, to accept and fulfill responsibilities, to meet commitments in a timely manner and to stay focused under pressure.


•Ability to independently tackle problems quickly and effectively.

•Ability to practice effective time management and organization of work activities to meet company technical and business goals.

•Ability to anticipate future demands and plan appropriately.

•Ability to comply and to show commitment to the company’s policies and procedures.

  • Looking for someone with experience in the field of internal combustion, heat transfer, 1-D numerical simulations, emissions/engine performance testing

  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering Degree or PHD, emphasis in engine combustion

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