Concept Design Engineer - Shipbuilding / Yachtbuilding

Referencenumber MIST02775, Niedersachsen , Duitsland

Naval Architecture
Middle Point Germany is closely collaborating with one of the largest and most modern shipyards in the world to recruit an experienced BASIC Concept Design Engineer with shipbuilding or yacht building experience.

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  • Your key task is to create new ship concepts while collaborating closely with colleagues
  • Perform and create GA sketching and drawing, definition of ship values, ratios and boundaries and the overall design view.
  • Provide efficient communication with shipowners and representatives
  • Ensure healthy collaboration with architectural designers, cost engineers and other project engineers (machinery, shipbuilding, and hotel) on daily basis. 
  • Communicate the concept to internal and external partners
  • Provide overall design view and ship functionality and performance

Job requirements

  • M.Sc./B.Sc in Naval Architecture or relevant technical background 
  • 5+ years of relevant experience; shipbuilding a must
  • BASIC Concept design engineering experience 
  • Has creative and a systematic approach – ability to organize and prioritize
  • Flexible, communicative, and has positive mindset
  • Willingness to travel internationally and meet with customers (i.e. shipowner)
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels. Business English is critical, German speakers will have high priority on this role
  • Knowledge of general CAD programs

Company Profile

For years, we are proud to continuously collaborate with a well-established, traditional yet very innovative shipbuilding client who has gone from strength-to-strength as the family business passed through generations.

Known worldwide as one of the biggest shipyards in the world, our client is famous for construction of large, modern and sophisticated cruise ships as well as various commercial vessel types. They have recently diversified its portfolio and delve into superyacht construction.