Principal Mechanical Engineer - Stress

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    Luton, Bedfordshire

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    Up to £1 per annum + Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

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    Harry Garvin

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    almost 2 years ago

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Principal Mechanical Engineer - Stress

Location: Luton

Salary: Competitive

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!