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Design & Proposal engineer / Senior Naval Architect

Job description

No engineers, no future!

For 25 years now, has been active in the Maritime sector. Our clients are active in yacht building, work ships and offshore, both for new construction, maintenance and / or modifications. In addition to the credo "no engineers, no future", commitment is a very important principle namely developing a drive together with colleagues to successfully complete projects, that's what is all about. In other words, about involvement! has the ambition to be a preferred engineering partner for clients. That is why we attach great importance to being a good employer, as satisfied employees are indispensable for a successful organization. wants to continue to grow every day, and to offer you that opportunity too.

What are we looking for?

A new strategic focus means that we are looking for an ambitious and motivated naval architect that can assist in our sensational engineering projects. A naval architect that is able to link all disciplines together in the very early stage of a design working with a lot of parameters to play with.

What are you going to do?

  • During sales opportunities you assist with technical discussion or by providing first concept designs/solutions to the client.
  • You will create a work breakdown for concept/basic engineering projects.
  • Lead a multi-disciplinary team in ensuring that ships designs and engineering are accurate (across hydrostatics, hydrodynamics, weight control, noise, mechanical, etc.)
  • You will actively participate in research studies.
  • You will perform a wide range of naval architectural calculations such as stability, propulsion, weight and strength calculations, tanks capacity etc.
  • You will establish General Arrangements and technical specifications
  • You will perform feasibility studies.
  • You will support Design Engineers assuring compliance with class requirements and codes.
  • You will Identify all technical matters in order to make the specified requirements feasible.


Who are you?

  • You minimally have a bachelor or master degree in Naval Architecture;
  • You have minimally 5 years’ experience in the shipbuilding / offshore industry.
  • You have strong leadership skills and have led teams of engineers in the past;
  • You have an excellent knowledge of the English language (spoken and written). Knowledge of Dutch is a plus;
  • You have European citizenship;
  • You are accurate, decisive and efficient. Also you have strong communication skills;
  • You are eager to learn, develop and initiate new technology/processes.
  • Furthermore you are someone who gets energy of a driven atmosphere where colleagues support each other and where your own contribution is appreciated.

What do we offer:

  • A good basic salary according to education and experience and other extralegal advantages;
  • You will be part of a team that, in addition to work, also does extra activities such as a joint 'lunch at the office', team buildings, a game of ping pong or, for the real sports enthusiasts, a participation in the Titan Run;
  • A lot of attention is paid to personal guidance, from the Management Board, HR, managers and colleagues;
  • You can participate in tailor-made training courses and subscribe to our open training offer.


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