Senior Stress Engineer

Location: Bedfordshire, England Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Zak Mendoza

Senior Stress Engineer



Senior Stress Engineer needed for a market leading Aerospace organisation based in Bedfordshire area who are looking to employ an experienced Senior Stress Engineer with an in-depth knowledge of in structural and stress analysis specifically relating to the analysis of modifications/repairs in an aerospace environment, proficient in the use of analysis software including Mathcad and Strand 7, and the Aerospace Industry.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Stress Engineer will include:

  • To conform to the company procedures, processes and standards.
  • To meet the customer requirements and airworthiness regulations specified within the scope of the contract.
  • To provide Structural advice, analysis, test schedules and test reports based on: Customer requirements, certification requirements, project timescales and budget, working and supervising other team members as appropriate to ensure overall project delivery.
  • To perform tasks as necessary to show that equipment, structures and components comply with the strength and structural requirements defined in the Technical Specification within the scope of the contract including: Writing structures working files, stress reports, test schedules and reports, advice to the design office on structural concepts, materials and fasteners.
  • To become Stress Signatory, to include:


  • Stress Reports
  • Stress Working Files
  • Mechanical/Structural Drawings and DOIs
  • Non-specific review or study reports

Stress sign:

  • Mechanical/Structural Drawings and DOIs
  • Drawing Alteration Requests
  • Workshop Query Notes

  • To act as Lead Engineer on selected projects as required, taking responsibility for development of customer relationship and supporting the acquisition of follow-on business
  • Prime point of contact with defined customers on designated projects
  • To develop Subject Matter Expert status on specific topics (including DADTA and Aeroelastics)
  • To perform tasks as necessary to provide Independent Technical Evaluation to clients.
  • To provide Design or Structural consultancy services to clients.
  • Support efficient running of Stress office including aiding with standard stressing methods and procedures.
  • Support and mentoring of lower level stress office team members as required.
  • Support efficient management and organisation of Stress office projects and taskings
  • To support the provision of timely, economic, design solutions.
  • Other duties to support company as and when mutually agreed with the Line Manager.

What you need to be the successful Senior Stress Engineer:

In order to be the successful Stress Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

Must be:

  • Proficient in structural and stress analysis specifically relating to the analysis of modifications/repairs in an aerospace environment.
  • Numerate and computer literate.
  • Familiar with MS Word and Excel.

Prefer to be:

  • Proficient in the use of analysis software, including Mathcad and Strand 7
  • Good knowledge of civil and military structural airworthiness requirements.
  • Security Cleared to BPSS or SC

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Stress 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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