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Salary: £30.50 - 32.00 per hour

Location: Kenilworth, Warwickshire

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 18 Oct 2021

Reference: 5154

Virtual Simulation Engineer – Structural Analysis

Location: Fen End, Kenilworth

Contract length: Ongoing
Pay Rate:
up to £32 per hour D.O.E  
Inside IR35

This opportunity is for a Virtual Simulation (Modelling) Engineer – Structural Analysis with Hypermesh/Hyperworks experience running Structural Analysis

Virtual Simulation Engineer Experience Required:

  •      Significant industry experience in structural finite element analysis
  •      Previous experience and background in solving complex technical ideas and challenges
  •      Previous experience of chassis component/system level development using CAE to meet defined performance targets
  •      Experience in the following software packages Abaqus Solver / Hyperworks (Hypermesh/Hyperview) / Optistruct / Microsoft Excel / Word / PowerPoint
  •      Knowledge of material properties, material selection and manufacturing processes
  •      Proven ability to understand, interpret and clearly communicate Finite Element Analysis results
  •      Engineering Degree
  •      Competence in component development using engineering experience and CAE tools

Virtual Simulation Engineer Experience Preferred:

  •      Previous experience within product engineering delivery departments
  •      Experience in detailed structural FEA methods to include Contact problems Component assemblies (bolted joints, interference fits) Mass/stiffness/stress optimisation analyses Nonlinear material behaviour (material plasticity)
  •      Nonlinear structural behaviour and responses Explicit ( domain analysis) of dynamic load cases Thermal analysis Fatigue analysis
  •      Experience in the following software packages: nCode, Catia (v5/V6) & Abaqus
  •      CAE Knowledge of automotive vehicle testing (Driven and Rig test)
  •      Knowledge of automotive chassis component rig testing
  •      Experience with design and analysis of bolted joints Coding/Scripting experience in Excel VBA, Python etc

We’re looking to speak with suitable Virtual Simulation Engineer candidates as soon as possible.

Apply now with a copy of your CV to discuss this position with a member of our team