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Intern in Virtual Capability (m/f)

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Colmar-Berg, L, LU

Company: Goodyear

Do you want to work in a fast paced, world class organization with a long history and an exciting future? Do you want to be part of a team based in Colmar-Berg contributing to the innovation, safety and sustainability of tires that drivers across EMEA rely on every day? 

… if the answer is yes, then we have the right job for you 


The opportunity:


We are currently looking for an Intern in our Virtual Capability team. Your role will be to support the supervisors in benchmarking and evaluating both established and emerging constitutive models for filled elastomers.


The project will consist of:


A broad literature study of the existing and more advanced models in the constitutive rubber modelling field (including hyperelasticity, hyper-viscoelasticity, Mullins effect, …);


•A benchmark study of 4-5 different state-of-the-art rubber models (evaluation of the fitting procedure for each model, evaluation of the provided user subroutines in ABAQUS, validation on a simple test case in ABAQUS).


To join our team you will need:



The student should be registered in one of the following studies: Computational Mechanics, Structural Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials or similar.

The intern should be finishing his Master degree.



English is a must.


Skills & Qualifications:

•Finite Element Analysis knowledge

•Knowledge of a Finite Element code (preferably ABAQUS)

•Basic knowledge of programming languages (Python, Fortran, …)




You have to be available for 6 months & be enrolled in a University.

Ideal starting date : February or March 2021.



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to


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