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Solid Mechanical Engineer (Space Nozzles)

Country:
Sweden
Work Location:
Trollhattan
Advertising End Date:
25 Apr 2018
Job Type:
Regular
About The Opportunity

You will work as a Solid Mechanical engineer within the Space Nozzle department. The Nozzle department is organized within the function Engineering and is responsible for product development and product support of Space Nozzles.

The role as Solid Mechanic engineer is mainly focused on performing structural analyses and evaluation of test data from space engine tests.

You will be part of a team consisting of different engineering disciplines all focusing on Space Nozzle development.

Key Responsibilities

As a Solid Mechanical engineer within the Nozzle department you are responsible from a mechanical point of view for contribution to the innovation and technical development of the Nozzle products. 

You are responsible for performing analyses in an effective way by taking advantage of existing design practices as well as taking responsibility for further development of these design practices.

You contribute, as everyone else in the team, to create a good working environment for us all, full of inventions, team work and helping hands.

 
Qualifications / Experience / Skills
You are an engineer with a MSc degreein Solid Mechanics or a relevant field, with industrial experience.You should have an interest to develop specialist knowledge within the field of solid mechanics.
We assume that you have good knowledge in robust engineering including tha ability to balance the design between cost, quality and  requirement from the production. We also expect that you have the ability to draw conclusions from results and to present these conclusions of complex problems to a variety of audiences in a clear way.
Good knowledge of ANSYS and Matlab or Python is requested.
You should be proficient in English, both verbally and  written. Knowledge of Swedish is considered favourable.
We expect that you have good social skills and the ability to create effective networks and work in teams as well as independently. We also hope that you have a strong interest in developing new ideas.
Since you will be working with space products with dual use applications, EU citizenship is a requirement.
For further questions, please contact Nina Ekenbratt, +46 700 873708.
About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.


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