McDermott Senior Finite Element Analyst in Plainfield, Illinois

Title: Senior Finite Element Analyst

Location: USA-Illinois-Plainfield

Job Overview:

Senior member of the analysis team that supports the analysis and design of McDermott’s storage product line, including tanks, pressure vessels, low temperature & cryogenic vessels and other plate steel structures.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Perform finite element analysis of plate steel and concrete structures for static, thermal and dynamic load combinations.

  • Prepare analysis reports to present analysis methods and results to internal design groups and external clients.

  • Manage analysis projects to complete on schedule and within budget.

  • Communicate with the design groups to establish project requirements including analysis methods, design loads, deliverables, schedule and budget.

  • Present analysis results to both internal and external customers.

  • Serve as mentor to less experienced members of the analysis team.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum BS in Civil or Mechanical Engineering or other related degree, or equivalent experience preferred

  • Minimum 10 years of applicable industry experience in finite element analysis of structures.

  • Advanced working knowledge of the commercial FEA program ANSYS. Including Ansys Workbench and Ansys Classic APDL.

  • Ability to work in a team environment, including good communication skills.

  • Excellent report writing skills.

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Products, Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • PE registration preferred.

  • Experience with the analysis of plate steel structures a plus.

Other Details:

N/A

Physical Requirements:

NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing

O

Walking

O

Sitting

F

Pushing

NP

Pulling

NP

Climbing

NP

Balancing

O

Bending

F

Stooping

NP

Kneeling

NP

Crouching

O

Crawling

NP

Reaching

F

Handling

C

Fingering

C

Feeling

F

Vision

C

Hearing

F

Lifting (lbs)

Carrying (lbs)

0-10

F

0-10

F

10-25

O

10-25

O

25-50

O

25-50

O

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully-integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutions—from the wellhead to the storage tank—to transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

Job Field: Plate Structures

Job Schedule: Full-time

Employee Status: Direct / Regular

Job Posting: Sep 13, 2018, 6:57:48 AM

Requisition ID: 1806488

McDermott is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.