£55000 - £65000 per annum
over 1 year ago
Principal Mechanical Engineer - Stress
A world leading aerospace and defence organisation are looking to recruit a Principal Mechanical Stress Engineer to be responsible for conducting Stress Analysis, communicating the results and advising on all aspects of stress engineering activities.
Key responsibilities will include:
+ Analyse and assess mechanical designs for strength, performance and safety against regulatory and customer requirements using finite element techniques and classical hand calculations.
+ Support the selection of manufacturing technologies and materials based on a sound understanding of the mechanical engineering of the product
+ Be open to change and developments in new technologies and methodologies.
+ Verify and approve design data and change notices for equipment.
+ Support the structural aspects of product development through design, test and certification.
Skills and knowledge required:
+ The candidate should have a degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering with post-graduate experience in stress and F&DT engineering.
+ A proven knowledge of structural analysis and previous experience in developing equipment for extreme operating environments is essential.
+ The candidate will be competent in the use of Finite Element Analysis, preferably Siemens NX/Nastran, along with a proven knowledge of hand calculations.
If you are keen to progress in your career, this could be the best next step for you. For more information, apply now!