Principal Performance & Dynamics Engineer

Location: Gloucestershire, England Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: William Church

Principal Performance & Dynamics Engineer


Principal Performance & Dynamics Engineer needed for a multinational high-technology group that operate in the defence, space and aircraft industries. The position would be based in Gloucester, our client is looking to employ an experienced Engineer who possesses in-depth knowledge of Landing Gear Systems, Model Correlation and Validation, Airworthiness Requirements, as well as, Dynamic Analysis and Computational Modelling.

The successful Principal Performance & Dynamics Engineer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary and performance-based progression
  • 25 day's holiday
  • Flexible working
  • Pension Plan
  • Car scheme
  • Life assurance
  • And many more

Some of the main duties and responsibilities of the Principal Performance & Dynamics Engineer will include:

  • Build computational models and run simulations.
  • Calculate static and dynamic loads.
  • Conduction performance and frequency response analyses.
  • Conduct stability, shimmy, modal analysis and failure case analyses.
  • Correlate and validate computational models.
  • Write and validate performance and dynamics requirements.
  • Define and document simulation cases and pass/fail criteria.
  • Optimise design solutions in conjunction with other engineering disciplines.
  • Define test requirements and analyse and interpret test results.
  • Adherence to the programme schedules.

To be the successful candidate for this Principal Performance & Dynamics Engineer role, you will ideally have the following:

  • Minimum degree level education (or equivalent) in an Engineering discipline.
  • Knowledge of Landing Gear Systems.
  • Experience of dynamic analysis and computational modelling and simulation.
  • Experience of model correlation and validation.
  • Knowledge of airworthiness requirements and certification.
  • Basic knowledge of systems and electrical engineering.
  • Working knowledge of MATLAB/Simulink, MSC ADAMS, MSC EASY5 and AMESim.
  • Sufficient experience to write requirements within and use DOORS.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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