Senior Structural/Crash Engineer

Jonathan Lee Recruitment
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Structural/Crash Engineer - Electric Vehicle - South - £36k - £50k DOE
Your automotive job - does it allow you to do the undo-able? To achieve the unachievable? Or to engineer the impossible?
Do you go home with a sense of pride, having designed or developed something truly innovative? Do you get a sense of worth from your job that money just cannot buy? Are your big ideas constrained by narrow thinking?
Perhaps it's time to think differently. This is truly a once in a lifetime opportunity for automotive engineers. We are seeking visionary design and development engineers who possess the drive and desire to do things, differently.
If this is you, perhaps it is finally time to think the unthinkable and move to a new automotive role...only better.
What you will do
As Senior Structural/Crash Engineer,
- Provide guidance on the best practice for design for static and crashworthiness of the vehicle.
- Perform and analyse CAE crashworthiness simulations.
- Support design and development by identifying and resolving non-crash worthiness structural issues.
- Provide design advice and guidance to Design Managers and Engineers from early concept stage.
- Generate innovative concepts for new technologies using analytical techniques.
- Develop test methodology and procedures with support of test team
- Generation of proposals and reports.

What you will need
As Senior Structural/Crash Engineer,
- An excellent/Master's degree in Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
- 2+ years' experience of crashworthiness simulation for a passenger vehicle with LS Dyna or similar.
- 2+ years' experience in the use of CAE tools to assist design development (ideally ANSYS).
- Knowledge of restraint systems and their design is desirable.
- Background in a range of specialist analysis techniques, such as static, vibration, explicit and dynamic.
- Experience of structural product development and test.
- Effective communication skills, able to work effectively within a multi-disciplined team.
What you will get
As Senior Structural/Crash Engineer,
- Experience of working on a project from concept stage.
- An excellent salary and benefits.
- Career progression.
Suitably qualified and experienced Senior Structural/Crash Engineers should apply today by either calling Jeff Lane on +44 (0) or by emailing their CV and covering letter to

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