Materials Engineer - Environment Stress Fracture

20 Jan 2017
17 Feb 2017
Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Clearance Level
Job Type
Our client is a leading UK systems engineering consultancy with a highly regarded reputation for technical excellence. Due to the continued demand for their expertise and significant growth my client seeks a Materials Engineer specialising in Environmentally Assisted Cracking. This role offers you the opportunity to join a progressive company working on leading projects. In return for your dedication and technical expertise, you will be rewarded with long-term career progression and training/development opportunities.

The technical work undertaken in the group is varied but you are likely to be involved in the following:

Technical leadership of environmentally assisted cracking (EAC) projects
Analysis of materials test data to provide advice for component assessments
Development of constitutive models to describe complex material behaviour, e.g. creep, fatigue, stress-strain, fracture, EAC etc.
Analysis of non-linear materials including implementation of constitutive models in a finite element or similar numerical modelling environment

Qualifications and Requirements

You will have the ability to bring advanced knowledge of environmentally assisted cracking (EAC) to our clients. In particular you should be able to understand and communicate how EAC affects the life of components and assets.
You should have experience managing projects and test programmes.
You should possess a good degree in engineering or materials science.
You will have an excellent track record in the area of environmentally assisted cracking, which may be demonstrated through PhD qualifications and/or industry experience.

Materials Engineer Environment Stress Fracture
Location: Bristol OR Surrey
Job Ref: LF/HQ 12543
Salary: Competitive DOE


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

If you are a good match then please apply with your CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader with an enviable reputation.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). This role is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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