Senior Electrical Engineer

Referentienummer MIIV03210, Schiedam , Nederland

Electrical & Instrumentation

For one of the most renowned shipbuilders in the Netherlands, I am currently looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer, specialized in Power Systems.


As Senior Electrical Engineer, you ensure cutting-edge naval vessels are equipped with meticulously planned power systems and wiring layouts, meeting stringent regulations. You oversee load balancing, devise power distribution strategies, and optimize cable routes to ensure uninterrupted system operation, even in adverse conditions. Your designs prioritize EMC compliance for key defensive systems, following the V-model in our 3DExperience engineering environment. Designs undergo rigorous review, testing, and verification from inception to production. Ultimately, your contribution leads to the launch of fully prepared naval vessels.

In addition, you:

  • Create functional descriptions, drawings, and basic engineering documents for power distribution, lighting, and other electrical systems.
  • Develop and maintain specification documents for all electrical components and installation processes.
  • Write detailed test and validation plans to ensure compliance with Class regulations and customer requirements during virtual and real-world testing.
  • Coordinate with vendors and subcontractors to ensure timely project contributions.
  • Review vendor and subcontractor designs and integrate them into the vessel's overall design.
  • Establish standards and procedures for detailed engineering and commissioning.
  • Assist in proposal stages by developing conceptual designs for electrical power systems.
  • Provide technical support and assist with commissioning activities for contracted projects.


Functie eisen

In your role of Senior Electrical Engineer, you need:
  • 5+ years of experience designing complex electrical systems (in maritime, offshore, or industrial settings).
  • Proficiency in designing EMC-compliant solutions; familiarity with TEMPEST regulations is advantageous.
  • Proven track record in managing complex projects involving multidisciplinary teams and various suppliers/subcontractors.
  • Experience in model-based system engineering (MBSE) following the V-model.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • EU citizenship and passport, this is a must have due to the military nature of our client's projects.


A fantastic new opportunity to work for an innovative and groundbreaking company awaits you. 

In addition, as Senior Electrical Engineer, you will have:

  • Competitive salary, depending on knowledge and experience.
  • 8.33% holiday pay.
  • 25 vacation days and 13 additional days.
  • Travel allowance (up to 0,23 cent per kilometre).
  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Working from home policy.
  • A good pension scheme.


Our client is is a global shipbuilding brand that merges tradition with modern technology. With a history spanning two centuries, they are renowned for their expertise in designing, engineering, and constructing naval vessels. Their high standards and reliability make them a trusted specialist in the industry.

Located in the southern region of the Netherlands our client provides a unique opportunity to work on high-end projects and solve complex engineering problems. Their access to a vast network and abundant resources fosters collaboration and innovation.

Our client combines traditional craftsmanship with cutting-edge technology to deliver exceptional results that exceed client expectations. They offer a supportive and collaborative work environment, encouraging professional growth and the chance to contribute to prestigious projects.