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Graduate FEA Engineer

Graduate FEA Engineer

Job Title: Graduate FEA Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Thetford
Salary: £Competitive
Reference: PW4305
Contact Name: Paris Williams
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Job Published: October 25, 2018 09:00

Job Description

Our Motorsport & Automotive client provides engineering and product development services to race teams and OEM’s around the world. Specialties include suspension systems, vehicle dynamics, carbon fibre structural components, mechanisms and mechatronics.

They are seeking to recruit exceptional Graduate Structures Engineer with a range of skills to join the growing team delivering OEM, motorsport and niche vehicle projects.

As a Structures/Analysis Engineer you will be responsible for carrying out all phases of assigned analysis projects. This will involve finite element modelling, results review, hand calculations, report preparation and presentation to support our divisions and outside customers. 

You will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of analysis projects, from OEM components, mechanisms and motorsport primarily using Altair Hyperworks (ABAQUS, Optistruct) with potential to also learn LS-Dyna and ADAMS (vehicle dynamics).

Key Requirements:
- High grades in Solid Body Mechanics modules at University, confident with hand calculations
- Strong engineering aptitude with a capacity for conceptualisation relating to the functional requirements of mechanical components
- Able to demonstrate problem solving skills displaying a reasonable depth of understanding in the specific technical problems he/she has been involved

Why choose this opportunity for your first Graduate role......

You will have the opportunity to work on interesting and varied projects from day one. Exposure to world class automotive engineering projects. 

You will have a chance to understand the whole Engineering process – from design conception, analysis, manufacture and testing of the completed components.

You will be supported by experienced managers who are experts in their field and be given assistance with IMechE membership and mentoring. 

Contact me today to discuss