Structural Test Engineer

Structural Test Engineer

Job Title: Structural Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17477_1635945449
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 03, 2021 13:17

Job Description

Structural Test Engineer
My client is looking for an experienced Structural Test Engineer to join the team based in Stevenage. This is a great opportunity to join a small team of talented engineers. To exploit and develop your existing skills whilst interacting with high technology equipment on a daily basis, working in a challenging environment where no two days are the same.
The Role
-The main purpose of the role is to provide expertise in defining structural and fatigue test activities in support of product development. You will have the opportunity to plan, manage and deliver assigned project tasks. Hold effective communication regarding structural and fatigue aspects with stakeholders. Technical review of structural test documentation, including reports. Evaluate technical issues in order to develop proposals for investigations and/or solutions, including process improvements. Provide support and guidance (Knowledge Transfer) to less experienced engineers to contribute to their development. Interpret the Design Verification Plan (DVP) with respect to structural requirements, proving guidelines, conformance documentation and test techniques.
Key Skills & Experience
-Ideally HNC/HND qualified or equivalent
-Practical person with proven analytical and problem-solving skills
-Effective at working in teams with strong interpersonal skills
-Experience of structural testing, including derivation of test configurations, application of loads using actuators / tensile test machine control systems and data acquisition systems.
-A strong ability to identify the correct technical solution and drive this though with the Customer.
-A less experienced candidate who is able and willing to learn on the job would be considered, starting at a lower level with the opportunity for progression as skills and experience develop
-Position - Structural Test Engineer - Permanent
-Location - Stevenage
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Structural, Test, Report, Configuration, DVP, Design Verification Plan
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 this 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 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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Role

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