Lead Materials Engineer

Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
16 Nov 2016
14 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a brilliant new role available for an experienced Materials Engineer. Ideally you will have experience gained in industry and keen to join an established and very highly regarded Materials Specialist group.

In this role you will have the opportunity to supervise technical projects and also provide technical and project leadership on major projects.

You will work with multiple clients across different industry sectors. You will supply crucial expertise to help solve the materials challenges of the 21st century.

The technical work undertaken in the team is varied, you are likely to be involved in the following:
- Technical lead on analysis projects
- Technical oversight and review of the work of others
- Shape technical programmes in support of major enterprises
- Analysis of materials test data to provide advice for component assessments
- Develop constitutive models to describe complex material behaviour, e.g. creep, fatigue, stress-strain, fracture, visco-elasticity, EAC etc.
- Finite element analysis (FEA) of non-linear materials including implementation of constitutive models in a finite element environment

You will have a proven track record in materials engineering projects, with proven experience gained in industry.

You will have the ability to bring material performance understanding and some project management skills to the team (not a formal Project Manager, just some experience of managing a project in a structured way)

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