Archive for March, 2011

Senior / FEA Engineer

March 31, 2011

Our client is well know R&D company based in London looking for Senior / FEA Engineer

Required (must have):

– Professional user of at least 2 different FEA packages e.g. Abacus, Ansys , Nastran
– Experience with solid mechanics
– Good understanding of the maths behind FEA
– C++ programming experience
– Good communication and team working skills
– Good technical report writing skills for FEA
– Familiarity with Structural and Thermal modeling
– Familiarity with FEA model verification and validation
– Minimum 4 years work experience

Desired (nice to have):

– Experience in developing FEA software in C++
– Experience with using FEA software C++ libraries
– Familiarity with optimisation
– Familiarity with Physical testing
– Experience with Fluid dynamics and Heat simulation

This job needs 1-3 days in a week to work in office based in London and rest work from home

Salary: £30K to £50K

Senior Software Engineer based in Edinburgh

March 25, 2011

My client is an International company looking for Senior Software Engineer based in Edinburgh City Centre. They are looking for new developer to create and maintain a new SaaS system.
Design and build of the project and it’s future phases as well as helping to define the product roadmap. This is an excellent opportunity to work with the latest Microsoft technologies.
Responsibilities:-Requirement gatheringSystem specification & designCoding, debugging & testingProviding documentation for clients developments and support teamsIdentifying suitable technology for the projectSystem configurationCode reviews
Required experienceExcellent experience in C#. . Net (Preferably 3.5 or 4)Building web servicesDatabase design & developmentUnit testingExcellent communication skills
Additional experienceC++Windows AzureSharepointWCF
Salary will be best

FEA Technical Specialist (ANSYS, NASTRAN, ABAQUS)

March 17, 2011

Our client is a Multinational finite element analysis software manufacturer and as part of their after sales support service to their end-users they provide technical support regarding the engineering use of their FEA software.

Due to an internal transfer, they are now looking for a new FEA specialist to join their business, working in the technical support team and assisting end users with their technical FEA issues and problems.

Job Description

If you’re bored of constantly performing stress and fatigue analysis on one single part – this could be the role for you! You’ll get to interact with Engineering and Manufacturing businesses across almost every Industry sector. You will assist in FEA work on a huge array of products, parts and materials and have a big variety of constantly changing work each and every week.

* A BEng or BSc degree or higher in a relevant engineering discipline
* Daily hands-on experience using a top-end finite element analysis package, such as: ANSYS, NASTRAN or ABAQUS
* A number of years previous experience in an engineering role, honing your FEA skills

Key Skills:
* Technically astute
* Good communication skills
* An experienced user of FEA with high familiarity of common design and production methods across industry.

Person Specification

In return for your knowledge and experience, you can expect a solid career position with excellent future career prospects in a company that invests in the future of its employees. The company can offer a salary between £28K and £35K dependant on knowledge and experience. Plus all benefits (pension, healthcare, sick, bonus, etc).

Product Application Engineer (London)

March 15, 2011

Our multinational client is looking for Product Application Engineer.  Being a part of Product Management team contributing in delivering high-quality, world class and robust engineering software solutions.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation and delivery of application specific demonstration cases in a timely manner in support of product management activities.
  • Work in close conjunction with the marketing team to help prepare product collateral including material for the corporate website, product brochures and flyers.
  • Provide feedback on product usability and robustness and working with the rest of the product and development teams to improve overall product quality.

The position involves co-ordination and communication across global organization. The role has opportunities for both professional and personal advancement, working in close conjunction with the product development, customer support and marketing teams.

The requirements are:

  • Good postgraduate degree (PhD, MSc, MEng, or equivalent) in CFD or a closely related field such as Mechanical, Chemical or Aerospace Engineering
  • Good understanding of CFD methodologies and associated physics
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Energetic, self-motivated and adaptable
  • Experience with commercial CFD software

The following traits constitute a distinct advantage:

  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of various industrial applications
  • Experience using 3D CAD software such as SolidWorks, CATIA, Pro/E, NX or inventor
  • Inquisitive and proactive attitude
  • Ability to work individually and as a part of a team

Please send your CV to

Application Support Engineers (London)

March 15, 2011

Our client is multinational CAE / CFD/ FEA company based in London looking for Application Support Engineer and you will be allocated a portfolio of accounts, and will be responsible for ensuring they technically make the most out of  software products in their design and engineering simulation processes, by travelling on-site to our customers’ offices or operating remotely. As part of educating and assisting our users, you will also be involved in conducting training courses and customised mentoring.

Being successful in this role requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, a strong organisational ability to juggle several projects in one day, and a very efficient learning aptitude in order to rapidly understand the expanding applications to which CFD is employed as well as handle the rapid pace of development of Software products.

Qualifications required are an MSc or PhD in fluid mechanics related to one of the aforementioned industries, with a strong understanding of the underlying mechanics of CFD such as turbulence modelling, meshing strategies, solver schemes or heat transfer phenomena. Exposure to the following will be advantageous:

  • JAVA programming language
  • CAD packages such as CATIA v5, Pro/E, NX, SolidWorks or Inventor
  • Codes to which CFD can be coupled to such as FEA packages, 1D simulation tools, optimisation software

Fluency in Swedish, Danish or Dutch will be a distinct advantage.

Previous CFD experience in industry with a commercial code is preferred but not a requirement, we will also consider strong graduate applications.

Please send your CV to

Design Engineers (Rotating Products)

March 12, 2011

Our client is rapidly growing Engineering R&D company based in South Yorkshire.

Few position has now arisen for a design dept engineer (draughtsman, Engineer, Senior Engineer) to assist in the design of rotating products. You will have a degree in mechanical engineering and ideally experience in toolmaking or similar and drawing office practices together with the design of components and assemblies.

You should be highly competent in CAD modelling, Solidworks, or a similar CAD package.

The position will entail supporting projects through from conceptual design to detailed drawings for manufacture. also include modelling & preparing engineering drawings.

Experience of classic stress analysis techniques and knowledge of FEA analysis is an advantage.

An excellent benefit and remuneration package will be offered to the appropriate individual.

Please send your CV if you have experience in design of Rotating products.

Customer and Sales Support Engineer- Abingdon

March 12, 2011

Customer and Sales Support Engineer



Ensure renewal of software licenses by providing high-quality support for software customers, specialising in the area of geometry and mesh generation, structural mechanics products, fluid-thermal-structure-interaction, Workbench integration, and
Workbench scripting.

Identify sales and growth opportunities in existing accounts and assist the Sales Team by providing high-level technical expertise in
competitive sales situations and by providing technical proof where and when required.

Develop and grow the CFD business in strategic European accounts by providing high-level expertise, software and/or workflow
demonstrations, and presentations.

Prepare and enhance training material for geometry modelling, meshing, fluid or structural mechanics, result analysis, optimization, and other courses as required.

Provide training to new and existing customers.

Perform on-site customer visits (sales & customer support).

Maintain familiarity with CFD software, related third party products and competitive products.

Generate sales-supportive software applications to assist the sales team.

Generate feedback for product improvement and enhancements, and communicate to the Business Units.

Document customer support tasks in the customer support database; document and update software solutions for support requests in the customer support database.

Make recommendations for process and system improvements to the Customer & Sales Support team.

Other job related duties, as assigned by management.


Good practical knowledge of CAD and structural mechanics, geometry modelling and mesh generation software.

Good knowledge of structural mechanics modelling and numerical method theory.

Expertise in structural mechanics engineering applications.

Masters degree in engineering or physical sciences, or equivalent.

Experience of working in sales or customer relations environment.

Excellent organisational skills.

Attention to detail.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Creativity and drive.

Ability and sufficient robustness to work in a fast-paced environment.

Sales Account Manager – CAE/CFD/CAD – London/Sweden -Bi-lingual

March 12, 2011

Sales Account Manager – CAE/CFD/CAD – London/Sweden – Bi-lingual.

New- This is a great opportunity for a talented Account Manager to join an Industry leading software house. They are a household name within the CAE / CFD / CAD industry. Due to continued success and Key Client wins they are looking to increase their European Sales Team.

To be successful you will have a degree in Engineering or Science. You will come from a targeted sales background. Ideally software sales with particular focus on CAD / CAE / CFD. If successful you will be joining the highly profitable European Sales Teams and therefore fluency in Swedish or another Scandinavian language would be hugely beneficial.

Essential: Degree in Engineering or Science, Sales Experience.
Desired: Bi-lingual, CAE, CFD, CAD.

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious Account Manager to work in a high profitable and focused team. Salary is £Neg with large bonus and progression opportunities. Please get in touch to discuss the opportunity in more detail. Sales Account Manager – CAE/CFD/CAD – London or Sweden.