aap3 Barrow-in-Furness, UK
Principal Engineer - Shock Qualification & Acceptance Description: The facilitation and control of technical interactions between industrial partners on matters of shock design and qualification Support the on-going equipment shock testing activity, providing support at test facilities and where necessary, the design and co-ordination of manufacture of supporting test rigs. The collation, production and management of shock qualification evidence The production, maintenance and implementation of shock transversal policies, plans, processes and guidance documents Requirements: Broad Mechanical Engineering Knowledge and Experience Degree or equivalent in the appropriate discipline Capable of achieving or has achieved Professional Institution membership Experience undertaking Engineering strength assessment/analysis of structures and equipment (eg FE, manual calculations). Ability to identify the most likely failure modes of structures and equipment undergoing dynamic/shock loading. Understanding of dynamics in mechanical systems. Understanding of systems engineering. Ability to clearly present/explain results and conclusions to non-experts. The ability to analyse complex problems and identify the most critical issues To apply engineering requirements to design and confirm its suitability Good communication skills, pro-active and is able to use own initiative with minimal supervision Experience in the management of business and technical interfaces SC CLEARANCE IS REQUIRED FOR THIS ROLE. AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.