Senior Engineer Durability MSC Adams Support

Forces Recruitment Services
£45k - 50k per year + Benefits
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

EB4974: Senior Engineer Durability MSC Adams Support

Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 DOE plus Benefits

Location: Nuneaton, West Midlands

Position: Permanent

An exciting requirement for a Senior Engineer Durability has arisen to work with a world class, independent engineering consultancy, operating in multiple locations around the world, to support vehicle manufacturers and their supply chain with cutting-edge engineering and testing expertise.

This Client is looking to employ a Senior Engineer Durability to undertake modelling and analysis activities using MSC.Adams software to support component and vehicle design and development.

The Senior Engineer Durability will be taking part in a multi-facetted team of simulation specialists applying a range of techniques to problem solving and to vehicle development. They will have demonstrated the ability to work independently and flexibly while remaining a team player and being open to support ad-hoc analysis requests in support of colleagues

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Build and analyse MSC.Adams vehicle, subsystem and test rig models
  • Undertake and report the assessment of vehicle dynamics attributes
  • Generate load data to support FE and fatigue analysis in vehicle design and development programmes
  • Support ad-hoc requests in support of design and vehicle dynamics/NVH colleagues

Skills & Experience:


  • Use of MSC.Adams (including "Adams Car") in an automotive consultancy or manufacturer
  • Good understanding of vehicle dynamics attributes
  • Experience of applying MSC.Adams to K&C attributes of vehicles
  • Use of Adams to correlate models to test results
  • Use of Adams to optimise vehicle attributes


  • Application of Adams simulation in multiple vehicle types (eg passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles)
  • Use of other simulation software such as Simpack, CarMaker, VI-Grade VI- CarRealTime
  • Participation in major vehicle development programmes
  • Active chassis systems
  • Direct interaction with customers
  • Taking responsibility for delivery of programmes of work within time and budget constraints



  • First degree in a relevant engineering discipline (i.e. Mechanical Engineering or Automotive Engineering or a similar scope)


  • Chartered Engineer
  • CEng, MIMechE or equivalent

    Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.

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