Structural Engineer/Analyst

  • Location Stevenage
  • Salary Competitive Salary & Benefits
  • Hours Full-time
  • Contract Permanent
  • P8205S
  • Closing date 5th Dec 2020

Are you passionate about the defence world and advanced technology?

Would you like to develop your skills in a highly challenging environment? If so…
The Opportunity

Are you looking for a new opportunity to demonstrate your skills and grow the depth and breadth of your knowledge? Does working in a multi-skilled, dynamic team motivate you?
Then look no further…At MBDA, there is the opportunity for you to work on a variety of projects that will stretch your skills and imagination as a Structural Engineer. Working for an internationally recognised company, delivering cutting-edge military systems, you will play a critical role in ensuring that MBDA’s products deliver the necessary performance against key customer requirements.

What are we looking for?
  • Ideally degree qualified in a subject relevant to the role or demonstrable equivalent experience.
  • Experience carrying out structural investigations (e.g. linear, non-linear, crash, fatigue, modal and vibration) to derive evidence on which to base product development decisions.
  • Evidence of evaluating structural problems by applying both hand calculations and numerical based tools; e.g. Hypermesh, OptiStruct, Radioss, LS-Dyna, Mathcad, Nastran, Patran, Adams.
  • Experience delivering verbal and written reports to either internal/external customers.
  • People who are self-motivated, good problem solvers and can demonstrate strong interpersonal skills.
  • Experience writing formal documents/deliverables on projects.

What’s in it for you?
  • Fulfilling work that will stretch and grow your technical knowledge and ability.
  • Working for a company that encourages collaboration and places a strong emphasis on looking after the welfare of its staff, whilst supporting their development.
  • Various opportunities and support to help you develop your skills and knowledge through both structured and ‘on the job’ training.
  • A choice of career paths allowing you to develop as either an Analysis Lead or Line Manager.
  • Extensive opportunities to develop and build your networks and reputation across MBDA.
  • Opportunities to shape the development of MBDA UK’s structural analysis capabilities.

What would you get?

*Flexible working *opportunities for career progression *paid overtime (subject to level) *great bonus scheme *comprehensive pension scheme *annual salary review *fantastic working environment and site facilities *social, charitable and sporting activities.

The Role
  • Support communications with internal and external customers and suppliers on assigned projects as necessary.
  • Plan, manage and deliver your own work, ensuring the delivery of outputs are to time and budget and problems are mitigated as and when they arise.
  • Derive structural evidence on which to base product development decisions.
  • Develop test requirements and guide trials teams in delivering against these requirements
  • Produce and deliver verbal and written reports to internal and external customers and stakeholders to ratify design and equipment performance decisions.

What’s great about the team?
  • Highly motivated with a strong desire to improve its effectiveness and influence across MBDA.
  • A supportive, collaborative environment where people feel valued and are encouraged to achieve their full potential.
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects simultaneously.
  • Delivers high priority work that is pivotal to structurally clearing MBDA UK’s military systems.


MBDA is an award winning company; committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.
We welcome applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements. MBDA is a proud member of Working Families – the UK’s work-life balance organisation.
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Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve the appropriate clearance relevant to the role.

If you think you'd be perfect for this role, we'd love to hear from you‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‏‏‎ ‎

WHO WE ARE

MBDA is the only company capable of designing and producing missile systems to meet the current and future needs of the armed forces over land, sea and air. Through our expertise, we have become a trusted partner to the Ministry of Defence and work closely with the military to ensure that they have the capability they need, in order to protect our freedoms.

MORE THAN A JOB

We share a unique responsibility that brings purpose to everything we do.

We work with purpose, knowing that every advancement provides better, smarter and more effective defence capabilities to our home nations and their allies. Whether you are Lead Engineer or Business Support Officer, your work is vital in ensuring that our armed forces have the equipment they need, when they need it.
" At MBDA you always have to bear in mind that we are all a part of a very important process that defends our freedoms. "

Balpreet
Supportability Engineer, Customer Support and Services.

WE ARE MBDA

With over 60 years combined experience through our predecessor companies and over 10,000 employees across Europe and the USA, we are trusted suppliers of missile and missile systems to the defence sector.

We work with purpose, knowing that every advancement provides smarter and more effective equipment for the armed forces over land, sea and air.

INCLUSIVE AND DIVERSE

We value difference.

Our work has a far-reaching impact, and we all make a difference every day. Our values-led culture welcomes a diversity of skills, experience and perspectives, where everyone has the opportunity contribute, grow and succeed.

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