Senior Design Engineer



The Senior Design Engineer we are looking for will be part of the Engineering department of a renowned Dutch Yacht builder.
With a focus on construction/outfitting engineering, the Senior Design Engineer will be the point of contact for subcontractors, suppliers and co-makers in the Engineering, he/she will interface with the Production department if necessary and he/she will be involved in all stages of the project with regards to the discipline.

Furthermore, the Senior Design Engineer:

  • Controls the work path of internal Engineers and external parties (subcontractors) to ensure the timely delivery of information and engineering work;
  • Creates the necessary Engineering documents for purchasing and production with respect to the building specifications, (international) rules & regulations;
  • As Senior Design Engineer, you produce preliminary arrangement plans and drawings for interior & exterior elements (doors, windows, hatches, railings, insulation, etc.) and you check the detail drawings produced by the subcontractors;
  • Writes the technical Purchase specifications & inspects the suppliers’ technical offers;
  • Provides consultation to the Production department, co-makers and suppliers.


As Senior Design Engineer you meet the following requirements:

  • B.Eng./ BSc. or higher in Shipbuilding, Naval Architecture or equivalent;
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Senior Design Engineer within the Ship- or Yacht building industry;
  • Experience in design of outfitting elements and relevant calculations;
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Rhino, MS Office, Cadmatic and other calculations programmes;
  • Knowledge of rules & regulations, Classification Societies and international authorities;
  • Team player, tenacious, proactive, analytical, excellent communicator;
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written.
About the company:

Our client is one of world’s leading and most renowned luxurious yacht builders. For more information click here!

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