Materials and Process Modelling Engineer

Job Description
The Materials & Process Modelling team at Rolls-Royce is responsible for developing tools & methods for simulating manufacturing processes using techniques such as Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD).

This includes development of new simulation methods, validation of the simulation against experimental data, and working with end users to conduct pilot applications of the tools & methods and training in the tools & methods to deploy the capability to the wider Rolls-Royce Manufacturing and Design functions.

The role will also require the candidate to work with the Materials team to develop experimental plans, run experiments, and analyse the results.

Person Requirements
* The candidates will ideally be 2nd / 3rd year undergraduates from a Mechanical Engineering or Materials degree expecting a 1st or 2:1, although candidates studying Maths, Physics, and Computational Sciences may also be suitable.

*They should have a technical understanding of heat transfer, solid mechanics, and material science.

* Some practical experience of using numerical analysis software for FEA or CFD analysis is a bonus, as is some knowledge of the types of manufacturing process used in the Aerospace Industry.

Interested in applying?
Apply by sending in your up-to-date CV and a cover letter highlighting relevant qualifications/experiences required for the role.

So, if you think you’ve got what it takes to undertake this exciting and dynamic work experience opportunity, apply now!

** We advise you to apply early

Quick Info
Type: 12 Month Student/Industrial Placement
Salary: £17,850
Location: Derby
Start Date: July 2017
No of vacancies: 1

Closing Date of Applications: 16th April 2017

Rolls-Royce is a global business providing power systems for use on land, at sea and in the air. The Group has a balanced business portfolio with leading positions in the civil and defence aerospace, marine and energy markets. Design Systems and Manufacturing Technology groups, part of the central Engineering function, seek to develop and apply innovative material, design and manufacturing capability to enhance the competitive position of the Company’s Operations business.

The Materials and Design Systems team is a UK-based function within the Global Materials and Process Modelling Group.