Senior Aerodynamicist

Wirth Research specialises in CFD, research, development and design across multiple industry sectors. We are looking for a Senior Aerodynamicist to work within our CFD-Aerodynamics department. They will be responsible for supporting the aerodynamic design and development of engineering projects. The successful candidate will need excellent communication skills, to be confident and competent in all aspects of their job and be capable of a high standard of work, self-motivated, flexible with a ‘can do’ attitude and able to meet tight deadlines.

Core Tasks:

• Able to work independently and set own project outline and targets; generate detailed reports of work carried out, conclusions and next steps

• Lead aero strategy on WR projects as allocated

• Support and mentor aerodynamicists

• Report and present analysis to CFD-Aero department and other departments as required

• Where appropriate create aero releases for any geometry communication out of the department

• Lead a team of aerodynamicists

• Contribute to the development of department tools and processes

Essential Skills and Qualifications

• Graduate in good Aerospace Engineering Degree or equivalent, 2:1 or above

• 5+ years experience of aerodynamic work, with experience of delivering aerodynamic projects

• CAD literate (NX desirable)

• Challenges data and current ways of thinking

• Excellent problem solving skills

• Excellent verbal and written communication/presentation skills

• Strong team player

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