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Senior Structural Engineer

Senior Structural Engineer | Edinburgh | Permanent | £neg.The ClientAn outstanding opportunity to work with a leading developer of renewable technology. This is a genuine innovator of renewable technology and is looking to make the key appointment of Senior Structural Engineer.The RoleThe Senior Structural Engineer will take a lead role in the civil and structural engineering aspects of current and future projects. They will assist the Engineering team in the creation and consolidation of intellectual property within the company to ensure the delivery of reliable and cost effective solutions from concept to completion.The Senior Structural Engineer will be responsible for the following: •Responsibility for the quality and structural integrity of the design deliverables, also referred to as fitness for purpose, as well as creating and/or assessing quality standards •Developing a project specification with colleagues, often including those from other Engineering disciplines •Develop, test and evaluate theoretical designs •Discuss and solve complex problems with sub-contractors, suppliers and customers •Produce details of specifications and outline designs •Recommend modifications in the light of prototype test results •Use research, analytical, conceptual and planning skills, particularly mathematical modelling and computer-aided design•Ensure that Health and Safety is paramount in all aspects of design and development work and actively pursue design to minimise diving intervention•Obtain and maintain an overall understanding of the technology and related technical issues and provide advice to the Engineering team in relation to all structural engineering technical matters •Manage and co-ordinate the structural design process •Design and implement cost-effective modifications to help improve safety, manufacturability and reliability The CandidateThe successful candidate will have a degree level qualification with design and operational experience in marine engineering and/or sub-sea projects. Additionally, project management of design and construction projects, preferably in the marine, sub-sea or renewable energy sector as well as a thorough understanding of the design principles of structural engineering is required.

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Job added on 11-09-2014