Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Stress Engineer


Job Description:

Job Description:
An exciting and varied role working within the Design & Analysis Department. Reporting to an Engineering Group Leader you will; work on technical tasks within an IPT and support meeting deadlines for engineering deliverables.

Responsibilities include:

  • Contribute to all aspects of landing gear design & analysis throughout the whole lifecycle of a landing gear
  • General static stress analysis and fatigue analysis
  • Work competently with ABAQUS & Catia
  • Applying stress hand calculations
  • Interfacing with other areas of the business where necessary: Chief Engineers, Programmes, Test Engineering, Manufacturing etc.
  • Participate in design reviews and present information as and when requested
  • Participate in the validation of the product
  • Liaise with external suppliers, customers, airframers, regulatory bodies and other industrial organisations as required.
  • Communicate professionally & effectively with both internal & external customers and suppliers
  • Comply with industry standards, regulations & qualification requirements

Candidate skills and requirements
You will require a minimum HNC/Degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline and have the necessary experience to be successful in the role:

  • Good working knowledge of aerospace design & manufacturing processes. Landing gear experience would be advantageous.
  • A good understanding of the different engineering functions
  • Working experience within different engineering functions advantageous.
  • Experience of structural mechanics & general static stress analysis
  • An understanding of the effective application of tolerances
  • Knowledge & experience of fatigue analysis
  • Ability to read & interpret engineering drawings
  • Experience of working with Abaqus or other well recognised FEA and fatigue software tools
  • Understand material engineering properties
  • Experience of GDT desirable (Geometric Design Tolerancing)
  • Experience of working to regulatory requirements
  • Experience of working in an IPT environment
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to clearly present information
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications
  • Organised & able to work to strict deadlines
  • Proactive
  • Problem solver

Educational skills and experience

  • Minimum of HNC/HND level, but ideally BSc/MSc, in an engineering discipline
  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Other