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Title:  Internship-  Tyre Designer

Requisition ID:  19521
Location:  Milano
Function:  R&D
Contract Type:  Internship
Experience:  no experience

Internship-  Tyre Designer


Company Profile

Established in 1872, Pirelli is among the world’s leading tyre producers. It is the only pure consumer tyre company that includes car, motorbike, and bicycle tyres as well as associated services.
Pirelli has a distinct positioning in high value tyres, characterised by an advanced technology with more than 2,700 homologations obtained, thanks to partnerships with the most prestigious car manufacturers in the world. In order to achieve the highest levels of performance, safety and containment of environmental impact, Pirelli has always been strongly committed to research and development, in which it invested 6.1% of revenue from high-value products in 2019.
Involved in motorsport since 1907, Pirelli has been the exclusive official tyre partner of the Formula 1™ World Championship since 2011 and has just renewed the agreement until 2023.


Range extension design: 
• Collection and analysis of information, design constraints, characteristics and design parameters necessary to define the mold for each new tyre size (profile and tread pattern).
• Scaling and adjustment of all project parameters
• Parameter management through alignment tables
• opportune documentation creation 
(first with  team's support, gradually more independent)


Participate in Research activities


Main Activities:
Understanding problems related to the tread (fatigue, noise, dry / wet behavior) and modeling through mathematical models both commercial and dedicated:
• Finite element analysis related to tread behavior.
• Development of predictive models (semi-empirical) for the tread pattern in plan (2D) analysis. Implement these models in software applications (Matlab, Excel, VB,...) suitable for their agile use.
• Methods and procedures for improving/automate tread CAD modellig tecniques, i.e.:
      o    Management of the data exchange between the different 2D and 3D CAD software used in the company
      o    Geometries and modeling techniques standardization.
      o    Integration between CAD models and tread pattern verification software.
• New tread pattern lines development


• Master degree Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering (or similar)
• Ability to understood technical drawings
• Ability to understand the technical constraints associated with the product
• Very good knowledge in CAD parametric modeling (both 2D and 3D), in particular NX and Creo
• Background in finite elements techniques (preferably Abaqus)
• Familiarity with programming languages (Matlab, VB, Python)
• Good Knowledge of Office Suite (mainly Excel)
• Good English
• Creativity and design culture
• Ability to work in Team
• Good organizational skills
• Problem solving skills
• Open-minded 
• Ready to work with strict deadlines 

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