Senior Structural Analysis Engineer

Bluestream Recruitment
Southcote, Berkshire
£58000 - £68000/annum
Closing date
Mar 30, 2023

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Structural Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
As Senior Structural Analysis Engineer, you will be part of a growing team working on some exciting new projects.

As Senior Structural Analysis Engineer you will be vital in ensuring the safety of missions by defining test parameters and predictions, before following through with assessing mechanical parts during the test procedures.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include

* Developing design methods, qualification approaches, and testing techniques.

* Outline the interdependencies in the load cycles and qualification testing, and cost it with resource, materials and schedule.

* Reviewing analyses and testing data to approve the qualification of spacecraft and ground support structures.

* Reviewing and approving calculations, test plans, drawings and concessions.

* Communicating design recommendations to the CAD team and other subsystems.

Experience required

* Educated to BSc or equivalent in aerospace engineering or another relevant discipline.

* Considerable experience with structure analysis and development cycle.

* Considerable experience with any of these: Nastran, HyperWorks or Femap.

* Solid experience with calculations on sandwich panels, inserts and bolted joints according to established standards and handbooks.

* Solid experience in frequency response and random vibration analyses.

* Well-versed in the principles described in ECSS and NASA standards.

* Using a PLM system

Rewards/Benefits include

* Competitive base salary

* Flexible working around core hours in a friendly and supportive environment

* Hybrid working available (dependent on individual role requirements)

* 25 days holiday (increasing yearly up to a maximum of 28 days) + 8 days Bank Holiday

* Life insurance and long-term sick pay

* Private healthcare (taxable benefit)

* Relocation allowance

* Visa sponsorship for employees considered


Global space organising developing innovative solutions across the spectrum of on-orbit servicing, with a mission for the safe and sustainable development of space for the generations to come. Plenty of opportunities for developing your career further

Structural Analysis | Stress Analysis | Nastran | HyperWorks | Femap | ECSS | NASA | PLM | Mechanical |

Bluestream Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment

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