Senior Engineer - Stress Analysis

Williams Advanced Engineering are currently recruiting for a Senior Engineer – Stress Analysis.

This is a key role where the successful individual will be responsible for aiding conceptual direction, design-development and developing toolsets and methodologies for improved correlation with physical test.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the creation, development and running of stress analysis simulations including:

o Implicit analysis in response to service loads
o Explicit analysis in response to crash requirements
o Modal and frequency response simulation
o Fatigue analysis and calculation

The successful Individual will aid correlation activity with input to physical testing, calibration and validation, they will detail analysis of simulation results and will be responsible for the creation of comprehensive post processing.

This role will also involve presenting and reporting analysis results in design reviews and working across a matrix structure, supporting cross functional project teams and departments within the business. You will have the ability to balance multiple concurrent projects and manage your own workload.

The successful applicant will have a degree in either Mechanical, Aerospace or Automotive engineering and will demonstrate good communication and interpersonal skills.

Experience of stress simulation with one or more of the following is required for this position:

o Implicit analysis, ideally using Altair OPTISTRUCT
o Explicit analysis, ideally using Altair RADIOSS or LS-Dyna
o Fatigue analysis, ideally using nCode or FEMFAT

Knowledge of running non-linear analysis, some practical experience of physical testing and experience in analysis composite structures would be beneficial.

Experience in the automotive or motorsport industry and a working knowledge of TeamCentre and of CATIA V5 or Siemens NX would also be advantageous.

This is an exciting opportunity to further your career in a growing and varied position within Williams Advanced Engineering Limited.

Williams Advanced Engineering Limited is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity and inclusion, we are therefore happy to discuss reasonable job adjustments where required.

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