Stress Engineer - Rocket Propulsion (M/F)

  • Company : Electus Recruitment Solutions
  • Localisation : Hertfordshire, Stevenage - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : Stress Engineer - Rocket Propulsion
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-11-16
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Job Description


Are you looking to join a world-leading organisation in the defence sector that will offer you excellent support and corporate benefits? Our client is a leading multi-national defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. At present the company employs well in excess of 10,000 staff worldwide and continues to grow in parallel with the demand for their highly regarded services.

We currently have an opportunity for a Stress Engineer, experienced in Structural Integrity of Solid Propulsion technologies, based in Stevenage.
Your responsibilities will include:

Lead the development of all Structural Integrity aspects of Solid Propulsion Technologies
Lead on developing new methodologies and approaches to optimise development proving of solid propulsion
Internal interface between teams as required
Complex analysis and testing
Energetic materials analysis
Supporting suppliers in the field of solid propulsion technologies
Weapons systems development
Research and development

It is essential that you have the following Qualifications and Skills:

Considerable academic achievements in relevant fields of engineering (degree level essential, MEng / MSc / PhD equivalent preferred)
Proven industrial experience of Solid Propulsion technologies, and energetic materials analysis
Proven stress and structural integrity experience, including calculations
Considerable analytical capabilities are a fundamental requirement of this role
You may be required to potentially lead a small team of engineering is programme needs require, therefore you should be able to show some capability in this area
A willing, helpful attitude and a calm professional manner, and an ability to help develop team members capabilities and skills.

Job Title:Stress Engineer - Rocket Propulsion
Salary:Up to £48,000pa + excellent benefits
Location:Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Job ID:894116

Security

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client\'s site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don\'t hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary : £45000 - £48000 per annum
  • References : 894116_1510839817
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering