Project Engineer - Electrical Systems

Referentienummer MIIV02426, Hamburg , Duitsland

Electrical & Instrumentation

Interested to be part of a global front runner in the marine sector which provides innovative, high-quality products, solutions, and lifecycle services within the maritime industry? Then, this engineering opportunity may be for you.

We are collaborating with one of our long-standing clients based in Germany to recruit for a Project Engineer to join their project engineering team in Hamburg. This a permanent position with the opportunity to work from home for a few days per week (hybrid work policy).


As an integral part of the electrical and systems engineering team, your work scope includes but not limited to:

  • Taking ownership of project within Lighting (lighting calculation, lighting control) or Security systems (e.g. fire detection system, public address & general alarm system, camera systems) or Communication systems (e.g. telephone systems, intercom systems) or a combination.
  • Providing analysis of customer inquiries according to technical requirements and special classification features
  • Material Logistics - Responsible for the order process and to get quotes from supplier and creating materials, data and contracts in SAP.
  • Elaboration and clarification of detailed technical concepts for the fulfilment of the customer specifications with the sub-suppliers
  • Providing technical installation advice
  • Creation of CAD drawings for cable planning, arrangement, assembly and commissioning
  • Creation of test and handover protocols
  • Obtaining approvals from classification societies, shipping companies and shipyards
  • Monitoring of the sub-suppliers and internal departments for compliance with the deadline, technical and qualitative specifications during the commissioning of systems
  • Handing over of the systems to the shipping company and shipyard

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To be considered for this position, it is essential to have or experience in:

  • Experience with systems for Security, Lighting, Entertainment and Safety, at least one of these areas - specifier detection systems, telephone systems, IT network systems
  • Electrotechnical background (Bachelor or Master) or relevant experience with electrical hardware
  • Marine Industry experience is ideal but not a must
  • Experience with Project Management tools such as MS Project Management would be a benefit
  • Experience with project work in general
  • Has worked at a shipyard and interest in shipbuilding
  • Open-minded, flexible and out-of-the-box thinker
  • A team player but can work with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in German (native is ideal) and English


Please note EU citizenship or multiyear permanent EU work visa is a pre-requisite of the recruitment process for viable candidates.

Do you match the criteria and are you ready for your next professional challenge? Apply now to the vacancy and let us discuss future opportunities.

Depending on the professional and personal situation, the position comes with an attractive benefits package. We would like to explain the offer in a personal conversation.

Please reach out to April Ozen || +31 (0)6 24 896 009 ||


We are a proud to partner of a global leader in providing sustainable solutions for the marine and energy markets. Through their know-how, integrated product portfolio, and full lifecycle solutions – all supported by the market’s most extensive service network – they are committed to being the main driving force in sustainable shipping.

Our client values, respects and embraces diversity, and everyone can be their true self and succeed according to their job-relevant merits and abilities.