Composite Stress Engineer

We are currently recruiting a Composite Stress Engineer with Aerospace experience to join our growing customer in Bristol. The ideal candidate will have proven stress engineering experience within composites.





Key Accountabilities:

  • You will undertake detailed stress analysis using both classical hand-calculations and FE modelling primarily of complex composite structures and assemblies.
  • Apply guidelines documented in the  Stress Engineering Manual.
  • Generate various Finite Element Models (FEM) .
  • Verify the structural compliance via FEM, hand calculation and other analysis tools.
  • Propose methods and techniques to support structural optimisation.
  • Prepare structural substantiation documents including stress analysis, static test plans, static test results, interface loads analysis, comparative analysis, and weight summary to comply with FAA and customer requirement.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

The candidate will have relevant work experience in a critical engineered product environment (Defence/Aerospace/Automotive/Motorsport industry);

  • BEng (Hons) Degree in Engineering, plus industrial experience;
  • Experience of Detail Stress Analysis using Hand-Calculation Techniques;
  • Extensive experience of using MSC Patran /Nastran
  • Basic knowledge of modelling and analysis of composite materials, as well their manufacturing process;
  • Capable of writing clear and concise strength summary reports demonstrating compliance;
  • Working as part of a multi-discipline team supporting trials, production, design office and manufacturing teams;
  • Working towards professional membership registration through either IMechE or IET.

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We are based in the Meon Valley in rural Hampshire, and our coverage extends nationwide.
Colliers Orchard
Sandy Lane
SO32 2HQ

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