cae engineer- crash structures in wymondham

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£ 45,000 per year
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wymondham, east of england
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£ 45,000 per year
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Are you a Crash Structure Engineer? Are you looking to take on a new challenge with a Prestigious British Car Manufacturer? If so we are looking for individuals just like you!

We have an opportunity for a Crash Structure Engineer to join a leading client of ours working on the structures of the vehicle within a famous manufacturer.

Duties / Responsibilities (Including Objectives of the role):

The primary purpose of this role is to perform crash structure CAE analysis to support Engineering design function within company products and external client projects.

* Delivery of accurate, timely and directional analysis results
* Crash analysis of vehicle structures from component to full vehicle with and without occupant models and other test devices
* Development pf project CAE timing/resource plan
* Development of simulation material models from test data and material data sheets
* Work with safety systems group to improve correlation and to assist in vehicle development
* Presentation of CAE systems results and recommendations to cross-functional audience up to director level
* Contribution towards the development and delivery of the department's strategic goals
* Proficient data retention practices for CAE data and documentation

Qualifications and Experience (Essential & Desirable criteria)


* Mechanical Engineering degree or equivalent
* CAE role in at least 3 vehicle projects
* Experience of the vehicle structure crash development process
* Highly proficient at using Altair Hypermesh, Oasys Primer and LS/Dyna. capability to think in 3D and use of classical methods.
* Knowledge of riv-bonded aluminium structures
* Use of optimisation techniques with LD/Dyna
* Basic Catia, use of other FE methods and software MS Project

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click 'apply' below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying. If your application is shortlisted, we will call you and discuss the role in further detail to ensure this role is what you are looking for and meets our client's needs.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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