Senior Engineer - Fluid Analysis

Senior Engineer - Fluid Analysis

Job Title: Senior Engineer - Fluid Analysis
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894638_1522246624
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2018 15:17

Job Description

Our client is a national market leader in the fields of marine defence and nuclear engineering and enjoys the backing of a large international group. As a design and manufacturing specialist, the client has the capability to take an idea, develop the design, build and manufacture the product. They are well respected within their specialised industries and present interesting challenges to meet specific cutting-edge design requirements. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

As Senior Engineer for Fluid Analysis, you will be joining a team that designs a wide range of equipment relating to discharge systems and ejection of bodies into fluid media to meet the requirements for launch dynamics. This frequently entails analysis of compressible and incompressible flow systems.

The role can be located in Bristol or Leicester.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

Analytical assessment of performance of fluid dynamic systems.
Determining the best methods for fluid system simulation
Operating and developing Babcock designed bespoke simulation software
Understanding and analysing transient analysis
Validating systems and models using test data
Working out the flow, speed and behaviour of the object when passing through fluids from ejection systems
Analysis of compressible and incompressible flow systems.
Aiding junior colleagues in learning
Acting as a Technical Authority to inspect other Engineers work and sign off.

Qualifications / Experience

Degree in Mechanical Engineering, or similar discipline, or equivalent relevant experience
Fluid dynamics background
Significant experience in an engineering environment, including analysis of fluid systems
A keen grasp of first principle fluid dynamics is essential
Experience in the applications listed below is desirable, however, the ability to pick up new applications is necessary:
MATLAB / Simulink

Job Title:Senior Engineer - Fluid Analysis
Location:Bristol, South West OR Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:894638


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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