Head of Computational Design
Posted on 4/12/2024
INACTIVE
Samsung Research America

501-1,000 employees

The American arm of the R&D hub of Samsung Electronics
Company Overview
SRA is on a mission to create superior products and services that contribute to a better global society. SRA is the American arm of the R&D hub for Samsung Electronics.
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

1988

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

34%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Architecture & Civil Engineering
Architectural Design
Building Services Engineering
Requirements
  • Master’s Degree in a related field or a related technical discipline, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Doctoral degree in a related field is a plus
  • 12+ years of experience in Architecture or Automotive or Industrial Design Engineering Sector (or relevant equivalent)
  • Soft body simulations are a plus
  • Generative & topological design experience
  • Deep understanding of product development, materials, and manufacturing processes
  • Experience working with human-body-focused context
  • Deep design engineering process knowledge
  • Time management skills, attention to detail, and ability to think and act strategically and proactively
  • Strong visual story-telling and communication skills
  • Self-driven, willing to act on launching novel projects ideas and developing concepts from scratch
  • Travel Internationally and Domestic and work overtime when needed
Responsibilities
  • Responsible to be the group leader for managing people, growing their skills, and create highly performing team that result oriented
  • Manage projects, creating project scope, timeline, assess skills and budget, deliver the result on time
  • Develop parametric models based on requirements such as design language
  • Design and develop algorithms and scripts to develop and explore novel design spaces
  • Employ 3D body scans and create meaningful database
  • Collect, parse, interpret and incorporate data into each specific design process
  • Design, run and incorporate computational simulations (FEM + other)
  • Develop data-driven testing and feedback cycles
  • Reverse engineer products, if needed