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Senior FEA Analyst

  • Location: England
  • Salary: £44000.00 - £65000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Jonathan Maironis
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 22 July 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82582_1718030541

I'm looking for a Senior FEA Analyst to join the UK's leading Aerospace & Defence organisation.

The role is pretty much remote with the requirement to be onsite at Barrow-in-Furness just 4 times per year.

You MUST be eligible for Security Clearance (SC) to be considered for this position.

What you'll be doing:

  • Capture and develop analysis and assessment requirements
  • Conduct full range of Finite Element Analysis; from model creation through results post-processing to results interpretation and formal report writing
  • Carry out assessments against design codes
  • Propose suitable design solutions
  • Checking and reviewing analysis by others, both internal and external
  • Act as intelligent customer for analysis and assessment tasks
  • Support design reviews
  • Support the substantiation and analysis manager
  • Interact with and support wider Site Engineering Function as well as other parts of the business

Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Experience in conducting complex Finite Element Analyses and interpretation of results
  • Experience working in a highly regulated industry (Nuclear, Oil & Gas, etc)
  • Ability to carry out hand calculations
  • Technical report writing

Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Degree qualified in a STEM subject
  • Chartered engineer status and professional body membership
  • Use of ANSYS, ABAQUS and LS-DYNA
  • A robust understanding of the use, capabilities, and limitations of FEA methods
  • Use of MathCAD for hand calculations
  • Experience in linear, non-linear analysis and assessment, including seismic (response spectrum and time history analysis)

The salary for the position is £44,000 to £65,000 DEO, plus an excellent benefits package.

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