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Engineer Analysis in Papendrecht

Engineer Analysis

Location: Papendrecht, NL

GKN Aerospace is reimagining air travel: going further, faster and greener! Fuelled by great people whose expertise and creativity sets the standards in our industry, we're inspired by the opportunities to innovate and break boundaries. We're proud to play a part in protecting the world's democracies. And we're committed to putting sustainability at the centre of everything we do, opening up and protecting our planet. With over 15,000 employees across 41 manufacturing sites in 13 countries we serve over 90% of the world's aircraft and engine manufacturers. There are no limits to where you can take your career.

We are looking for you!

At GKN Aerospace we are growing, and, therefore, we are looking for passionate, ambitious and experienced in aeronautical engineering Engineer Analysis to join our CoC Design & Analysis department along with a team of experts.

Thus, if you are looking for a new step in an international team within a global company and if you are looking to grow your career in aerospace engineering even further, then keep on reading & apply to this role.

The role of Engineer Analysis

What is the role about and which are your responsibilities?

As an Engineer Analysis, you belong to a team of experts who focus on the design & analysis of aerostructures. As such, you perform static, dynamic and fatigue analyses and calculations using FE simulations and hand calculations. You are responsible for the strength calculations of a sort of aircraft parts and assemblies. You perform these tasks on both composite and metal structures, including strength analysis, stiffness calculations, buckling and stability strength, attachment and connection strength, fatigue analysis and damage tolerances. The work is always performed in accordance with the corresponding airworthiness regulations and requirements. Lastly, you support the justification of design changes and you analyze the effect of design deviations.

What do you bring to this role

As Engineer Analysis you have minimum 4 years of relevant experience and you are able to independently perform analyses and calculations using FE programs like Patran and Nastran. Moreover, you have the following skills and qualifications:

  • BSc or MSc in Aeronautical, Automotive or Mechanical Engineering,
  • Affinity with complex technical systems,
  • Knowledge of materials and processes, preferably in aerospace,
  • Extensive experience in static strength and fatigue analysis (both hand calculations and FEM),
  • Experience in FE packages like Patran and/or Abaqus as well as CATIA is a pre,
  • Critical mindset, quality oriented,
  • Ability to communicate and to write technical documentation in English,
  • Good analytical skills in combination with practical approach.

What do we offer?

Our organization demonstrates passion for innovation and our employees are rightly proud for what we engineer and build. This is a truly challenging work environment: a role where you contribute as an individual but also as a member of a diverse (international) team of experts. At GKN Aerospace, we not only provide you with the tools to perform at the best of your capabilities, but we also support and promote your technical and personal development. Furthermore, we offer:

  • A gross monthly salary between € 3.388 and 4.917, based on your knowledge and experience,
  • 8% holiday allowance,
  • 40 paid holidays for full-time employment,
  • Working conditions according to the CAO Metalektro, including an excellent pension scheme (PME) and travel allowance,
  • Profit sharing scheme,
  • A pleasant and informal working environment, in which we work together to achieve the best result for our customers in a pleasant atmosphere.

Next to a competitive package, we will offer you a world of opportunities: we want to see your career fly! We will support your career progression by providing you with learning and development opportunities. That's the beauty of being part of a global business, once you're on board you never know where you career journey may take you!

Extra information

Where do you work? Your office is located in Papendrecht, but we have a hybrid work model. Some travelling will be required, since this role is international.

Work schedule: we expect you to be available to work full-time (40 or 32 hours per week).

Procedure? You can apply by clicking on the 'apply' button and attaching your CV and (preferably) your cover letter. For questions you can contact our Talent Acquisition Specialist Marina Monogyiou at

We'll offer you fantastic challenges and amazing opportunities. This is your chance to be part of an organisation that has proven itself to be at the cutting edge of our industry; and is committed to pushing the boundaries even further. And with some of the best training on offer in the industry, who knows how far you can go?

Everyone is welcome to apply to GKN.

Functie:analysis engineer
Salaris:3388 – 4917
Uren per week:32 – 32

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