Shock & Dynamics Engineer

Outsource UK Limited
Barrow-In-Furness, UK
20 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Shock and Dynamics Engineer - Mechanical Engineering, FEA, Structural Hand Calcs

A Shock and Dynamics Engineer with Mechanical Engineer and FEA is required to work on a six month contract our Defence client based in Cumbria.

This is a long term opportunity working on the latest Nuclear Submarine Programme

Overview of the Shock and Dynamics contract role

This role will be working alongside experienced Engineers within the Shock and Dynamics team to help develop the analytical capability of the department. This role includes the creation, review and authorisation of calculations for structures and mounting arrangements.

The role would best suit an Experienced Chartered Engineer who enjoys detailed development of structural and mounting arrangement designs to meet challenging requirements (including naval shock, stiffness and operational loads). The role requires development of solutions that can be integrated into Submarine (or Naval platform) designs; accommodating a diverse range of cross-functional requirements and needing collaborative working methods to get to the best solution.

The Individual


Degree in Mechanical Engineering, General Engineering, Mathematics or Physics.

Experience with finite element analysis software

Experience with structural hand calculations


Abaqus CAE or Patran FEA software experience

Chartered Engineer

Key skills required for the Shock and Dynamics Engineer

The role is based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria - commutable from Carnforth, Milnthorpe, Lancaster, Morecambe, Penrith, Workington, Whitehaven and The Lake District

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