Summary: Experienced FEA Engineer, ANSYS, Materials, Optics, Customer-facing, Oxford, £Very Competitive + bens.
Our client is developing new products in a novel application area; as such they are expanding their modelling and analysis team and seek a Principal Engineer who will assume the lead position. This will involve developing FEA models for integrated optics through media such as glass and polymers; these are modelled in ANSYS and COMSOL for high quality, bespoke designs of opto-mechanical systems.
This is a superb opportunity for a technically astute physicist, materials scientist or mechanical engineer with evidence of working in a commercial high-tech multidisciplinary environment.
As well as taking a technical leadership role, the FEA Principal Engineer will have excellent customer-facing skills. The company has a typical high-tech style with an open culture and positive and enthusiastic outlook.
- Good degree in an engineering or science subject (e.g. physics, materials science, mechanical engineering) from a well-ranked university
- Hands-on experience of working in a high-tech multidisciplinary environment
- Robust knowledge of FEA modelling in ANSYS and COMSOL
- Superb communication skills both with colleagues and external customers
In addition, knowledge of working according to ISO13485, FDA 21 CFR standards would be of interest:
This key role is to be part of an exciting, growing company at the forefront of their sector. They are based in stylish high-tech offices just outside Oxford and include many benefits in the competitive salary package.
Some international travel may be required.
Keywords: ANSYS, COMSOL, materials, elastomerics, siloxanes, silicates, customer liaison, medical devices, Oxford.
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