Engineer, Engine Design, Bottom End

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering


TRD inspires the hearts and minds of racing fans, Toyota Team Members, customers and the driving public. We are dedicated to advancing automotive engineering and maximizing racetrack success. We partner with the finest race teams and drivers who share our passion and our actions foster an atmosphere of excellence. In our pursuit of becoming the most respected and premier motorsports engineering organization in the world, we are looking for highly motivated applicants for our available positions.
TRD is looking for a highly motivated and experienced Engineer, EngineDesign, Bottom End Job Description: Supplyfully validated specifications (drawings, models, calculations, and procedures)for engine procurement, assembly and racing in support of company’s goals.Prepare reports and coordinate delivery of technical information required bythe company’s management for communication of validated specifications andresults to internal or external customers. Support the company’s EngineEngineering with testing, reports, and analysis. Responsible for bottom endsimulation working including finite element analysis (FEA), fatigue analysis,friction reduction and reliability improvement. Develop simulation models toachieve performance and reliability as predictable as possible.


Requirements : Bachelor’sdegree in Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or foreignequivalent; plus 3 years of experience as a Design Engineer or EngineCalculation Engineer; and 3 years of experience in each the followingskills: FEA (ABAQUS); 2D/3D CAD (DS CATIA); 1D CFD; AltairHyperworks; AVL Excite; Altair Simlab; GT-Suite; Ricaro Valdyn; Femfat; Amesim;Constructing and solving: numerical models of complex dynamic systems formulti-body simulation; nonlinear structural FE models including componentcontacts, high strain/plastic deformation, and nonlinear materials; thermal FEmodels and Fatigue evaluation; Handling implicit and explicit solvers for dynamicand structural FEA problems. Correlating simulation models, specifying testingand data requirements. Post process and interpreting mode and experimental resultsfor component design. Documenting and disseminating modeling and correlationprocess methodology.

Standard Benefits:

  • Comprehensive health care & wellness plans
  • Paid holidays and paid time off
  • Vehicle Purchase and Lease programs
  • Tuition assistance
  • Retirement Plans: 401k, Toyota Retirement Contribution
  • TRD is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, ancestry, religion, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by law. TRD hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents and temporary residents. Temporary residence status does not include individuals in non-immigrant status (H, B, L, or TN visas) or those with temporary work authorization, such as students in practical training status (F and J visas). TRD provides reasonable accommodations consistent with its legal obligations. Any applicant who, because of a disability or religion, needs reasonable accommodation or other assistance at any point in the application process, or thereafter if hired, should contact the Human Resources Department by sending an email to Your application is covered by the TRD Interactive Resolution Policy. To applicants with a potential relocation:Most TRD positions are NOT eligible for TRD relocation benefits. However, the right candidate may qualify for some assistance, to be determined after the interview process is complete. Due to the nationwide downturn in the housing market, relocation may have a significant financial impact on you, especially if you purchased your home in the last several years. Therefore, if you are an applicant considering a self-initiated move, you are strongly advised to consider your personal financial status in relation to the cost of relocation that you will be responsible for. If you own a home, you are strongly encouraged to consider the current value and its effect on a home purchase in the new location. To assist you in thinking through the various issues related to a self-initiated and self-financed move, your recruiter will direct final candidates who own a home to our relocation vendor. Although TRD will not assist with the actual relocation, our intent is to make sure final candidates have explored the potential impact of this decision prior to acceptance of an offer. Contact the Human Resources Department by sending an email to



    Primary Location

    US-CA-Orange County-Costa Mesa


    TRD - Toyota Racing Development



    Job Posting

    Jun 17, 2020, 4:53:30 PM * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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