Senior Mechanical Analysis Engineer
Function: Engineering

Key details

  • Category: Mechanical Design
  • Based at: Loughborough, UK
  • Line manager: Functional Lead, Mechanical Design
  • Posted on: Wed 24 July, 2019
  • Closing date: 5pm on Fri 23 August, 2019

About the role

Working as part of the Research & Product Development team, this role applies engineering skills in mechanical design & analysis for the development of fuel cell stacks and systems for use in applications ranging from small portable power devices to motive and industrial power systems.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the delivery of mechanical and thermo-fluid design aspects of fuel cell stacks, systems and components. 

Utilising tools such as CAD, ANSYS and other mechanical FEA packages, you will operate multiple analysis tasks across many projects with the aim of supporting design & test through all stages of the design & development process.

You will use a high degree of innovation and technical judgement to interpret performance requirements and devise appropriate solutions for novel and complex problems. 

About you

You will have proven experience in the application of appropriate calculation methods for mechanical design and of the applicable design standards codes and regulations.

You will be proficient in the use of 3D CAD software use of ANSYS Fluent & Mechanical FEA packages.  Ideally you will also have experience with Solidworks.  You will be able to confidently present your design solutions to your colleagues.

It is key to us that you have a commercial mindset and the ability to work with a flexible and solutions focused approach, in an agile and fast paced environment.  You must also be able to work collaboratively with a cross-functional team alongside both technical and non-technical colleagues.  As such, excellent communication skills are vital.

Typically, you will hold at least 5 years of relevant industrial experience post completion of your BEng, BSc (or equivalent) degree in a relevant discipline, or possess relevant non-degree level qualifications alongside suitable industrial experience.

What we offer

At Intelligent Energy we offer the opportunity to work in a great team, with our world leading technology and cutting-edge products. 

The salary for this position is up to £40,000 per annum based on skills and experience.

We offer a range of benefits, including:

-      Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 4% employee and employer contribution

-      Private healthcare

-      Life cover

-      25 days holiday per year plus public holidays with flexibility to buy or sell holidays each year

-      Exclusive discounts at a wide range of high-street and online retailers

-      Cycle to work scheme

-      Company paid seasonal flu vaccinations

-      Free on-site parking

-      Free tea and coffee

We offer opportunities for learning, development and ongoing professional development. Our Exceptional Contribution Award and Peer-to-Peer Recognition schemes recognise and reward outstanding contributions of individuals and teams. 

How to apply

To apply please email the following to stating the job title in the subject line:

  • A full CV and cover letter 
  • Details of your current notice period
  • Current remuneration details
  • Confirmation of your eligibility to work in the UK

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.