Application Engineer/Developer INTERN - Multiphase Flow (Fluid Flow in Porous Media)



San Francisco (Brisbane), California, USA



Undergraduate/Graduate students



Full time on-site paid internship for 6 - 12 months



Exa Corporation is seeking a student for an Application Engineering/Development Intern - Multiphase Flow position in San Francisco, CA to support advanced industrial applications development of multi-phase flow in porous media. In this position you will work with senior technical leaders and develop your commercial job skills working on new, leading edge applied research applications in complex fluids for world-wide industrial use.


As an Application Engineer/Developer Intern for Multiphase Applications you will:

  • Perform literature review on selected topics and summarize your findings
  • Gain experience with commercial Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software and applications
  • Develop code/scripts to automate simulation and analysis functionality
  • Perform simulation studies, analyze and document/present the results
  • Research specific phenomena and report findings to the Application Management team


Exa is a customer driven company that requires dedicated entrepreneurial individuals with the talent and flexibility to accomplish its aggressive goals. If you are an ambitious team player with keen technical skills and a desire to continue learning new technologies, while working in a fast paced environment, this may be the place for you.




  • Enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program (BS/MS/PhD) in Mechanical Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics/Fluid Mechanics (CFD), Aerodynamics, Physics or equivalent
  • Course/lab experience using Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) tools
  • Solid knowledge of fluid dynamics fundamentals
  • Knowledge of any of the following topics is a plus: multi-phase flow, porous media flow, image processing
  • UNIX Skills, Python programming in a UNIX/Linux environment
  • Experience with complex graphics and analysis tools
  • Strong English written/verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Must be available for minimum 6 months full time internship



For immediate consideration, please send your resume (PDF version only) with AE Intern in the subject line to


Exa Corporation

150 North Hill Drive, Suite 31

Brisbane, CA, USA 94005


Exa Corporation

55 Network Drive

Burlington, MA  01803



UNIX, Linux, python, computer aided engineering, CAE, computational fluid dynamics, CFD, physics, mechanical engineering, aerospace enigineering, fluid mechanics, complex fluids, multi-phase flow, porous media flow, simulation



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How to apply:

Please apply by contacting us at the email address listed in the job description.


Attach your CV or resume to your email and it will be submitted directly to the hiring manager.


Feel free to apply for multiple positions if you are interested and qualified.


Thank you for your interest in Exa Corporation!

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