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Engineering Modeling and Simulation

Hardware Research and Engineering | Palo Alto, CA | Full Time

Job Description

MS or PhD in engineering or applied physics with experience in solid mechanics and fluid dynamics modeling

About the Job


The Hardware Systems Laboratory is seeking a highly versatile and talented PhD-level engineer to provide modeling and simulation support to a wide variety of internal research projects.   This is not a code development position – the ideal candidate is interested in broad application of modeling and simulation to accelerate feasibility and prototyping studies.


  • MS or PhD in mechanical, chemical or civil engineering or applied physics with an emphasis on numerical modeling and simulation
  • Experience with both solid mechanics and fluid dynamics modeling (FEA and CFD)

Desired Experience

  • Star-CCM+ (or Fluent)
  • Solidworks or Pro-E
  • Lumped element modeling techniques
  • Electrochemical systems modeling


We offer a very competitive salary package and full benefits (medical, dental, vision, life & disability insurance, 401K). PARC employees enjoy the use of onsite health & fitness center and collegial dining at our onsite cafeteria. The PARC campus is in a spacious modern building in close proximity to the resources and opportunities of Silicon Valley and benefits from nearby leading universities such as Stanford and Berkeley. It is also close to many amenities, top schools, and outdoor activities (see  PARC provides a highly diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (see

About PARC

PARC, a Xerox company, is in the Business of Breakthroughs®. Practicing open innovation, we provide custom R&D services, technology, expertise, best practices, and intellectual property to Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, startups, and government agencies and partners. We create new business options, accelerate time to market, augment internal capabilities, and reduce risk for our clients.

Since its inception, PARC has pioneered many technology platforms – from the Ethernet and laser printing to the GUI and ubiquitous computing – and has enabled the creation of many industries. Incorporated as an independent, wholly owned subsidiary of Xerox in 2002, PARC today continues the research that enables breakthroughs for our clients' businesses.