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Structural Analysis Consultant

Structural Analysis Consultant

Job title: Structural Analysis Consultant
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Start date: 2022-06-07
Reference: BH-17935
Contact name: Carys Scott
Contact email:
Published: 16 days ago

Job description

Your experience in demonstrating how critical structures will survive the loads placed upon them, and desire to apply your skills to problems across a range of industries, will help you to support my client as a Structural Analysis Consultant or Engineer.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join my client, a leading engineering and consultancy specialist, who exist to deliver innovative systems, engineering and technology solutions across the Energy, Defence, Healthcare, Transport and Space industries.


About the role


Currently, my client has a requirement for Structural Analysis Engineers, Structural Analysis Consultants and Senior Consultants, to help the team to grow further and meet the rise in customer demand.


As a Structural Analysis Consultant / Engineer, you will be working across a wide range of projects, including the development of new nuclear reactor designs, the application of composites in offshore wind energy and supporting the development of new defence systems. You will broaden your skills into areas where you can deliver added value to customers, including probabilistic assessments, composites, and automating analysis processes through scripting.


About You


To be suitable for the position, you will be experienced in the structural analysis of high integrity structures in industries such as nuclear, aerospace or defence, and be able to demonstrate expertise in assessing structures using methods such as FEA, whether this is during design, certification, or in-service. You must also be able to meet the following minimum requirements:


  • A degree in an engineering discipline, or demonstrable, related experience at a similar level
  • Mid-level to extensive experience of performing structural analysis
  • Experience in a related industry (e.g., defence, energy, aerospace, process, maritime)
  • Experience managing projects (Senior Consultant)
  • A good understanding of the fundamentals of structural analysis
  • Experience with at least one major finite element analysis code

It would be beneficial if you meet any or all the following additional requirements:


  • Experience automating analysis processes in a code such as Python or MATLAB
  • An understanding of statistical and probabilistic approaches
  • An interest in data science including machine learning



  • Job Title - Structural Analysis Consultant, Senior Consultant, Engineer
  • Location - Bristol
  • Salary - £35k - £65k

Key Skills


  • Degree in an engineering discipline or a strong engineering background
  • Understanding of and experience in performing structural analysis
  • Industry experience (e.g., defence, energy, aerospace, process, maritime)
  • Project Management
  • Major finite element analysis code experience

Why apply?


Your career with one of the leading specialists in nuclear science and engineering will give you valuable new skills. You will be able to solve some of the toughest problems, innovate and contribute invaluably to the team. Reward comes hand in hand with your role, meaning you can also enjoy the excellent benefits that they have to offer.


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


Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to several 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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.


This role is a permanent position

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