FE Analyst

Rate: Negotiable

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: South East

Reference: 28757jh

Expiration date: 22 April 2018


Several vacancies have arisen for FE Analysts on a contract basis to work with our innovative motorsport technology client based in the Bedfordshire area.

Our client, a market leading motorsport brand in the design, development and manufacturing of forward thinking future motorsport technologies, is currently looking to secure FE Analysts for their current and future projects.

The following are essential requirements for this role:

  • ABAQUS and have the a natural ability to support other ABAQUS users, with specific emphasis on debugging complicated models in both standard and explicit
  • In depth understanding of the mechanics of materials and FE theory
  • Using python to create scripts and plug-ins which remove time consuming user operations,
  • Working with Linux operating systems and queuing systems to ensure that workflows are optimal and automated,
  • A natural ability to find solutions when faced with difficult problems.

Furthermore, experience with the following would be a distinct advantage:

  • An ability to code with C++ in conjunction with ABAQUS Output Databases,
  • ANSA
  • An ability to use commercial fatigue codes
  • The use of commercial optimisation codes specifically with composites.
  • Be able perform hand calculations rather than simply using the software as support.
  • Knowledge of Unigraphics NX for the designs based around Composites

The contract is initially based until the end of March but, there is potential for this to continue on to their next project.