Senior Structural Stress Engineer - Edinburgh

17 Feb 2013
17 Mar 2013
Michael Reynolds
Full Time

Senior Structural Analysis (stress) Engineer - Edinburgh - Competitive

MyEdinburghbased client are a successful leader in the renewables industry and currently require an experienced Senior Structural Analysis Stress Engineer to join their growing team. This position will require the successful candidate to lead the design and analysis requirements of this company's highly successful products.

Key Responsibilities:

- Strength & fatigue analysis

- Design of components and fabrications using Solidworks to support design

- FEA (Finite Element Analysis) of various components/fabrications using Abaqus software to support design & verification activities

- Working with FMEA process for design development and risk based inspections

Key Requirements:

- Minimum of 5 years commercial experience in similar environment

- Degree educated (preferably in Mechanical Engineering or similar)

- Be flexible in your approach to working with a small, highly motivated team

- Apply your knowledge to develop and continuously innovate

Advantageous skills:

- Exposure to design analysis using Finite Analysis Software - ideally Abaqus

- Experience in advanced Finite Element Techniques for static analysis

- Experience in CEL/ SPH/ CFD analysis to provide additional support to other engineering disciplines

- Experience in design analysis of concrete (civil) structures

- Experience of offshore fabrications (including design & contractor liaising)

In return you'll be offered a highly competitive salary based on your previous experience. You'll also be eligible to join the company's benefit scheme.

To find out more about Huxley Associates, please visit our website.