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Job Description


c£62,000 per annum

Based in Surrey


An exciting new Analyst role has arisen within our client's business, who are seeking an experienced Senior Flow Analyst to join the team. You can be based in Surrey and will be working for a market-leading oil & gas company. This is a fantastic opportunity to work alongside a team of experienced engineers and deliver high-value projects.

Are there any benefits?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Christmas shutdown
  • Opportunities for progression
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Exceptional private pension scheme
  • Benefits package (which includes: buying holiday dates, cycle to work schemes and other fantastic additions)

So, what could a normal day consist of?

  • Undertake in-house CFD activities on projects and innovation; co-ordinate CFD applications and liaise appropriately and effectively with colleagues on objectives, input parameters and results
  • Control and enhance specific proprietary design software, including but not limited to fluids testing, CFD, process reviews etc.
  • Assist with costing of CFD projects and provide technical input during the tendering stage; participating in the promotion of the company, as required
  • Attend meetings at client’s premises to discuss and present company solutions and technology
  • Visit 3rd party organisations as appropriate to ensure effective communication and progress of specific objectives on projects that are the responsibility of the Senior Flow Analyst
  • Participate in innovation projects and liaise with project stakeholders on test parameters and results
  • Support, participate in and contribute to company and team training and mentoring.
  • Occasional travel as and when required, including to onshore and offshore installations
  • Mentor, support and validate the work of junior members of the team

What if I don’t have all of the above experience?

An ideal candidate for this Analyst role will also be considered if you have transferable skills from the below sectors:

Transferable skills:

  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Hospitality
  • Social care

I like it, tell me more!

The successful candidate for this Anlalyst role will have exceptional attention to detail and communication skills, both spoken and written. You will also have an willingness to learn and support other disciplines within the team such as project, design engineering and tendering. Due to the growth of the business, exceptional performance will be recognised and opportunities for progression are available to those not afraid to demonstrate their skills. Experience in the following programmes is desirable: AutoPad, Solidworks, 4ran, Python or DBA. Knowledge in computational fluid dynamics is essential.

What do you want from me?

To be considered for this Analyst role, you will need the following experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a strong focus on Aerodynamics/Hydrodynamics (Master’s Degree desirable but not essential)
  • Experience in application of CFD to industrial problem solving (I.e., Star-CCM+, Fluent, CFX, etc.)
  • Exceptional skills in the use of Excel, including VBA programming
  • Understanding of engineering documents and drawings
  • Excellent presentation skills and ability to convey concepts and ideas to other engineers
  • A good understanding of key mechanical design engineering concepts
  • Experience in the use of Siemens Star-CCM+ (Desirable)
  • Intermediate level skills in Java or another similar object orientated programming language (Desirable)
  • A good understanding of oil and gas topsides processes. (Desirable
  • Experience in the application of multiphase CFD to industrial problem solving (Desirable)
  • Some experience in the oil and gas industry (Desirable)

YES, I'm definitely interested. Tell me what I need to do next!

If you are interested in applying for this Analyst role, please click "Apply Now" or contact one of the Simpson Dean Team on 020 7082 8100

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