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At Norton Straw, we provide specialist engineering simulation, design, and consultancy support to clients across many industries, both in the UK and internationally. Our technical work covers everything from experience-based advice and simple hand calculations to detailed simulation and numerical modelling; always mindful of the need to produce practical solutions to help our clients.

Thanks to sustained growth in demand for our services, we are looking for an experienced senior engineer with an interested in developing a career in technical software development and workflow automation for engineering simulations.

Positions are available across our three offices in Bristol, Cambridge and Derby.

We are looking for people who:

  • Ideally have a bachelor’s degree (grade 2.1 or above), Masters or PhD or in a relevant engineering, science, or applied mathematics discipline
  • Have working experience of technical software development in languages such as C#, C++ or Python
  • Have a working knowledge of software architecture, testing, deployment, database programming and front-end/GUI development
  • Interested in developing a career in technical software, optimisation, automation, data science or machine learning across a range of applications
  • Have excellent project management and verbal/written communication skills, enjoy client and colleague interaction and taking responsibility
  • Preferably have experience of a technical consulting environment and an interest in supporting the development of other junior team members
  • Wants the opportunity to work within a growing and dynamic engineering team.

Why work for Norton Straw Consultants?

Norton Straw is involved in a diverse array of projects that make a real difference to the world around us. We work with the world’s most innovative and forward-thinking companies. Guided training will expose you to our full consulting project-cycle and on day one you will be given hands on experience and responsibility.

Norton Straw has recently become part of Element, a leading global provider of Testing, Inspection, and Certification services. Norton Straw will have a key role in developing the digital engineering services offered by Element and delivering growth within this sector. It is an exciting time to join our team so if the thought of taking the initiative, developing yourself and embracing new challenges sounds exciting, we would like to hear from you.

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