Stress Engineer using Solid Works analysis

Job Title: Stress Engineer using Solid Works analysis
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1901-13_1548254964
Contact Name: David Gillard
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2019 14:49

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for a Stress Engineer with Solid Works analysis experience for our client based in Chippenham. This is a contract role expected to be on-going.
Pay rates will be dependant on experience.


The role will be focused on the analysis and development of innovative new enclosures and frameworks for electronic equipment including:
* On- Board Rail Locomotive equipment
* Trackside equipment.

This is a Rail Industry project so relevant experience would be useful.


* Stress Analysis of electro-mechanical products for Railway Signalling including high precision electronic enclosures / packaging and mechanisms.
* Assisting the Design / Development team including the provision of Stress checks to confirm the validity of the design, including vibration analysis.
* Responsible for the preparation of the necessary Stress reports.

Activities will include:

* Proving structural calculations
* Material properties comparison and selection
* Involvement, from a Stress perspective, in Environmental condition testing, Bench trials and functional testing , verification testing and reports , aid to Safety Engineers in the preparation of Product Safety Case(s)
* Involvement in both new products and Design rework support of obsolete products.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.