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BUFFALO, NY Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 15 January 2020
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Job Summary:

The Analytical Engineer engages in compressor design at the Buffalo Technology Center. All Analytical Engineers are involved with the marketing, tendering, product development, and design & testing of our equipment at global facilities. Principal responsibilities include structural FEA, thermal modelling, new product ideation and technical support for ETO centrifugal compressor design. Analytical Engineers are expected to have a high degree of tech savvy and continuously stay up to date with the latest industry trends. Extensive analytical effort is used to assure the mechanical performance of the compressor. The focus of this position is Engineered to Order (ETO) system design.


  • Complete design evaluations that include but not limited to dynamic and static simulation of rotating systems (lateral and torsional), bearing behavior and effected component life.
  • FEA modelling of structural and thermal systems. The Analytical Engineer will be responsible for activities that include modal analysis of support structures, fracture mechanics, fatigue analysis and rotordynamics. This work will also involve interacting with CAD/CAM models.
  • New Product ideation, testing and implementation. The Analytical Engineer will be responsible for product improvement ideations. The Analytical Engineer will determine relevant testing plans and work collaboratively to implement them in the ETO compressor products.
  • Production Testing& Field Support: The Analytical Engineer is responsible for ensuring the successful mechanical test and field operation of compressors. This will involve global test stand and global field operation support as well as a high degree of root cause diagnostics skills. The Analytical Engineer will also work with the Analytical Engineering team to implement process improvements based on lessons learned from testing.
  • Tendering Support: In this function, the Analytical Engineer directly interacts with the Tendering and Design Engineering teams to optimize compressor design to meet customer requirements.
  • Customer interaction: The Analytical Engineer will have numerous internal and external customers. Must demonstrate ability to effectively communicate to a diverse audience and varying technical levels.
  • Work regularly, dependably and independently
  • Ability to travel including internationally up to 20% (typically


BSME/BS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering + 5 years' experience or MS + 3 years' experience

Previous work experience with Finite element modelling/analysis and CAD/CAM tools

Must demonstrate proficiency with ANSYS or other commercial FEA software

Strong undergraduate work in FEA, thermal modelling, dynamics or materials

CFD modelling & knowledge and computer programming skills is a plus

Self-motivated, responsible, clear communication skills.

Experience working in a team environment

We are committed to helping you reach your professional, personal and financial goals. We offer competitive compensation that aligns with our business strategies and comprehensive benefits to help you live your healthiest. We are committed to building an inclusive and diverse culture that engages as well as values the different backgrounds and experiences of our employee, which, in turn, spurs innovation, generates creative solutions and enhances our customer relations.

If you share our passion for inspiring progress-for bringing about bold shifts in how people, economies and societies operate-then you belong with Ingersoll Rand. Progress begins with you.

BUFFALO, NY, United States of America
Ingersoll Rand
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1/15/2020 8:33:51 AM

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