Italy

TREVISO

Technology
Innovation

NOISE AND VIBRATION ENGINEER (M/F/X)

Job Responsibilities

Key Interface Internal-External:
R&D, Testing, IP, Quality, Prototype Model Shop, Suppliers, Industrial design.

Purpose:
Apply acoustics and vibration skills to formulate technical solutions for controlling the noise generated by aerodynamic and vibration sources in De’Longhi’s innovative products.

Principle Responsibilities:
-Working on the acoustic performance of De’Longhi’s products from the initial concept to production; from design to analysis and validation via prototyping and testing;
-Carrying out predictive acoustic simulations and develop analytical methods along with dedicated experimentation to verify findings;
-Writing test plans and implementing test methodologies or standard operating procedures for acoustic testing with a focus on vibro-acoustic topic, at system, subsystem, and component level;
-Analysing data using noise level, noise spectrum, and sound quality metrics;
-Identifying and troubleshooting design issues that result in unwanted acoustic noise;
-Creating and implementing innovative noise test solutions with cross-functional teams.

Job Profile

Qualifications, Knowledge:
-BEng/BSc/Msc/PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering with specialization in Vibroacoustics, acoustics, and vibration other relevant engineering disciplines;
-Demonstrated ability to investigate, model and provide critical insights into complex physical phenomena relating to noise, vibration, vibro-acoustics and aero-acoustics;
-Excellent understanding of aerodynamic noise sources and aero-acoustic prediction models;
-Excellent knowledge of thermodynamics and fluid dynamics;
-Experience in using CFD/CAA tools like: ANSYS/Fluent/CFX is a plus;
-Experience of noise and vibration measurement hardware and software for data acquisition and signal processing. (MATLAB is preferred);
-Good understanding of relevant experimental techniques.

Skills, capabilities, Competencies:
- Location: Group HQ in Treviso, Italy or Kenwood HQ in Avant, UK;
-Logical thinker;
-Excellent problem solver;
-Self-motivated;
-Curious and passionate about technology innovation;
-Team player;
-Learning agility;
-Demonstrate accountability and credibility;
-Willing to travel;
-Communication with external / open innovation sources;
-Fluent in English (mandatory).