Thermal Engineer

Thermal Engineer

Job Title: Thermal Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Up to £38 per hour
Start Date: 01/12/20
Reference: 896968_1602688157
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 14, 2020 16:09

Job Description

Our client based in the Stevenage area is looking for a Thermal Engineer to join their team on a contract basis.

Role overview
Support the thermal analysis and design of various groups within the business, as well as detailed design analysis and test of spacecraft equipment, such as antennas and mechanisms. As part of the thermal analysis team, complete and plan with supervision thermal analyses and test activities to demonstrate achievement of thermal control system requirements. Apply knowledge and experience of thermal analysis and test tasks as to select and justify thermal analysis tools, methods and process, as well as design drivers.

Key responsibilities
*Work to specification of thermal requirements.
*Demonstrate understanding of thermal analysis principles and expected
performance, complete thermal analyses.
*Conforms to the role and responsibilities of the thermal analysis function, standards
of work and data management.
*Within perimeter of own work, ensure configuration / detailed design incorporates
key features necessary to enable subsystem, design for manufacture, integration
and required hardware re-use.
*Possible support to thermal testing which achieves hardware qualification or
acceptance, and develop understanding of the effectiveness of analysis and any prior
*The authoring of clear and concise thermal analysis reporting, demonstrating the
understanding of thermal behaviours and compliance.
*Technical presentation of analysis and test results, observations and conclusions to
lead engineer and as delegated at formal reviews.
*Contributes to work package and risk management as to ensure tasks / activities

Skills and experience
*Appreciation of thermal system, subsystem or equipment environment, design
drivers, design and functional requirements validated by analysis and test.
*Conversant with thermal analysis techniques, methods and principles.
*Fundamental knowledge and experience in the application of thermal analysis
software tools and the management of simulation data.
*Ability to organise, prioritise and manage own tasks / activities.
*As a guide, typically 2+ years of relevant experience.

Other Information
Contract role
Location: Stevenage

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.

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