Thermal Analyst

Thermal Analyst

Job Title: Thermal Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895034_1533222055
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2018 16:00

Job Description

Our client is a world-renowned industry leader in the space industry. They design and deliver high technology solutions for telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, environmental management, exploration, and science.

We are looking for Thermal Analyst on a contract basis to lead thermal technical activities on a small platform, and to provide guidance to other thermal analysts.

As Thermal Analyst your main responsibilities will include:

*Lead Thermal Design activities for payload modules
*Lead the Thermal Design, establish the test plan/qualification sequence for the mechanical aspects
*Define the interfaces, in direct relation with System Engineers and other subsystems (Avionics, Thermal System)
*Identify the key drivers for the product competitiveness related to Thermal aspects.

Qualifications and Requirements

*Degree level qualification or equivalent in mechanical engineering or another relevant discipline
*Candidates with experience in the space experience will be given preference
*Previous experience in estimating, work package management, thermal architecture
*Part use of PATRAN would be desirable, ESATAN would be a bonus
*Design of Thermal systems and subsystems, including control methods and hardware
*Experience with producing relevant documents and presenting at reviews.
*Experience with Thermal hardware, such as temperature sensors, radiators MLI.
*Experience planning, conducting and reviewing Thermal testing activities.
*Setting up, running and assessing transient and steady-state models.
*Interpreting and reporting results.
*Performing model checks and reductions.
*Supervision of thermal analysis using ESATAN/ESARAD or other equivalent code
*Production and generation of orbital heat loads and surface view factors
*Experience with planning, executing and evaluating environmental tests, including thermal-vacuum and vibration
*Experience with validation of high-stability opto-mechanical structures would be of benefit
*Experience of working in a multi-discipline team environment

Job Title:Thermal Analyst
Salary:Circa £35 per hour
Location:Bristol, South West
Job ID:895034


You must be able to achieve baseline level security clearance for this role.

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 CONTRACT opportunity.

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