Massachusetts Green Jobs

MassHire JobQuest Logo

Job Information

Bosch Development Engineer - Airflow and Fluid Systems in Waltham, Massachusetts

Company Description

As one of the largest North American automotive suppliers, Bosch develops, manufactures and supplies precision components and systems - including body electronics, chassis and powertrain products - for vehicle manufacturers worldwide. This position will be located at our research and development facility in Waltham, MA (near Boston). Our Waltham facility counts 25 engineers and a prototype shop working on advanced development projects for multiple product areas within the Bosch Group. Key areas include fluid dynamics, noise and vibration, heat transfer, material testing, product benchmarking, and application support. By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.

Job Description

Robert Bosch LLC is seeking a Development Engineer to join the development team for Thermal Systems products in our Waltham, MA engineering center. The preferred candidate will bring advanced knowledge of fluid dynamics design, analysis, acoustics, and experimental techniques to advance the state of the art in efficient, low noise air and fluid moving and control products for motor vehicles and other applications. Engineers are involved in all aspects of new technology development, from exploring basic physical phenomena and creating design tools & methods, to generating new product innovations in support of our global application teams.



  • Master's or higher degree in mechanical, aeronautical, ocean engineering or related field

  • Minimum 3+ years in industry or academic setting related to design and analysis of fluid moving devices or turbomachinery, including relevant experimental experience.


Knowledge of the following areas:

  • Design, simulation, and analysis of fluid moving and control devices and systems, for example fans, blowers, pumps, wind turbines, airfoils, or propellers

  • Acoustics, aeroacoustics, hydroacooustics, structural noise & vibration, psychoacoustics.

  • Experimental techniques and hands-on measurement experience in fluid flow, noise, and vibration.

  • Application and development of fluids design & simulation tools, including CFD and aerodynamic design methods.

  • Familiarity with CAD design tools, structural FEA simulation, and programming (FORTRAN and/or C++ preferred).

  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate thorough understanding of engineering fundamentals. Good oral and written communication skills are required.