Systems Design Engineer (Structural)

Alexander Mann Solutions Contingency
Bristol, Bristol (County)
Dec 23, 2021
Jan 20, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
We are AMS. We are a global total workforce solutions firm; we enable organisations to thrive in an age of constant change by building, re-shaping, and optimising workforces. Our Contingent Workforce Solutions (CWS) is one of our service offerings; we act as an extension of our clients' recruitment team and provide professional interim and temporary resources.

Our client is a globally respected engineering organisation, providing white collar, Blue collar and engineering services to many sectors including energy, aerospace, marine and defence. They are committed to innovation and the continual pursuit of improvement, and with a brand holding over 100 years of service they are now developing their technology capabilities, venturing into new markets and building their customer base further.

On behalf of this organisation, AMS are looking for a Systems Design Engineer (Structural) for a 12 Month contract based in Bristol or Remote

Purpose of the Role:

Structural Systems Design Engineers are responsible for understanding, analysing and defining/underwriting the static, vibratory and extreme event behaviour of structural systems including whole engine structural modelling, rotor dynamics and balancing.

As a Systems Engineer you will be responsible for:

Deliver Defence Programme commitments on time, cost and quality
Perform Structural System Design modelling and analysis in order to define/underwrite the product
Apply appropriate tools and methods, ranging from hand calculations to analytical design space exploration/optimisation, with an emphasis on simplicity
Collaborate effectively with Product, Product System, Sub-System and core teams
Identify opportunities for improvement in tools, methods and processes and support capability core team in development and deployment of enhanced capability
Communicate technical information effectively with Programme and core teams in written and presentation formWhat we require from the candidate:

Experience in an Aerospace environment as a Systems Design Engineer
Experience in static and dynamic finite element modelling and analysis (e.g. NASTRAN, NX, Hyperworks) and rotor balancing is highly desirable
You will be a capable technical communicator in written and presentation forms
A broad understanding of Gas Turbine physical and functional characteristics would be advantageousIf you are interested in applying for this position and meet the criteria outlined above, please click the link to apply and we will contact you with an update in due course.

Please note that due to recent changes in Off Payroll (IR35) legislation, our client only operates with contractors that operate via a PAYE or Umbrella model. We are unable to accept applications from candidates wishing to operate under their own Limited Company.

AMS, a Recruitment Process Outsourcing Company, may in the delivery of some of its services be deemed to operate as an Employment Agency or an Employment Business