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Application Engineer/Developer INTERN – Multiphase Flow (Fluid Flow in Porous Media)

Brisbane, CA
United States

Candidates: Undergraduate/Graduate students

Location: San Francisco (Brisbane), California, USA

Internship: Full time on-site paid internship for 6 - 9 months 

Start Date:  October/November 2018

Position Profile:

Exa Corporation is seeking a student for an Application Engineering/Development Intern position in San Francisco, CA to support the development for Exa’s DigitalROCK ( solution offering.  This can include single-phase flow and multi-phase flow in porous media, as well as other development needs to characterize pore spaces. In this position you will work with senior technical leaders and develop your commercial job skills working on new, leading edge applied research applications in complex fluids for world-wide industrial use.

As an Application Engineer/Developer Intern for Multiphase Flow you will:

- Perform literature review on selected topics and summarize your findings

- Gain experience with commercial Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software and applications

- Develop code/scripts to automate simulation and analysis functionality

- Perform simulation studies, analyze and document/present the results

- Research specific phenomena and report findings to the Application Management team

Exa is a customer driven company that requires dedicated entrepreneurial individuals with the talent and flexibility to accomplish its aggressive goals. If you are an ambitious team player with keen technical skills and a desire to continue learning new technologies, while working in a fast paced environment, this may be the place for you.

Job Requirements:

- Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program (BS/MS/PhD) in Mechanical Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics/Fluid Mechanics (CFD), Aerodynamics, Physics or equivalent

- Course/lab experience using Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) tools

- Solid knowledge of fluid dynamics fundamentals

- Knowledge of any of the following topics is a plus: multi-phase flow, porous media flow, image processing

- UNIX Skills, Python programming in a UNIX/Linux environment

- Experience with complex graphics and analysis tools

- Strong English written/verbal communication and presentation skills

- Must be available for minimum 6 months full time internship

To Apply:

For immediate consideration, please send your resume in PDF version only with AE Intern in the subject line to