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Explosion and Fluid Dynamics Intermediate Engineer- Full-time

Halifax, NS

Lloyd's Register Group

Posting last updated:

June 27, 2023


We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified Intermediate Engineer in compressible flows and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) to join our experienced Explosion and Fluid Dynamics Team in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Duties & Responsibilities

- Work with a team of high-performing engineers delivering innovative solutions to a range of client challenges, particularly in the areas of public safety, industry, and defense
- Provide consultancy services in areas relating to explosive blast, reactive flows, compressible-flow computational fluid dynamics, and structural response to blast through the application of new models and modification of existing codes
- Develop and maintain internal software using agreed-upon code standards and associated processes
- Contribute to, and prepare, technical reports and scientific publications
- Build relationships with internal and external clients, be hands-on in assessing complex problems, and help build the business
- Participate in proposal development and provide estimates for own time

Skills & Qualifications

What you bring

- Have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering (Mechanical, Chemical, or Aerospace)
- Demonstrated research/consultancy skills in fluid dynamics (compressible flows), thermodynamics, and chemistry; experience in explosion/shock/blast physics, or a related area, of particular interest
- Demonstrated experience in the development/application of CFD models
- Be eligible for Personal Security Clearance with the Canadian Industrial Security Directorate

Considered an asset

- Demonstrated experience in the analysis of structural response to highly dynamic loadings, and experience in using FEA tools such as LS-DYNA
- Experience in machine learning (ML) algorithms and application of ML models.
- Experience in the marine industry and ship hydrodynamics
- Experience in computer programming / CFD code development
- Working knowledge of Linux OS and experience in parallel/scientific computing
- Experience working in a consulting environment

Working Conditions


- The opportunity to work for an organization that has a strong sense of purpose is values driven and helps colleagues to develop professionally and personally through our range of people development programs
- Hybrid and flexible work schedules with an appreciation for work-life balance
- Benefits eligible on day one of employment
- In addition to the Canadian Medical Plan, LR pays premiums at 100% for medical/dental/vision and prescription coverage for employees and family
- RRSP – company contributes a fixed 2% and matches employee contributions up to 6% (100% vested on day one of employment)
- Culture that develops its colleagues and promotes from within and many other additional benefits

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