Senior / Principal Naval Architect - UK

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Senior/ Principal Naval Architect - Aberdeen
 
Our client is actively seeking an experienced and knowledgeable Senior/ Principal Naval Architect to join their Maritime Assurance and Consulting business. In this position you will lead the planning, organisation and management of a strong team of naval architects in the completion of a range of marine warranty, engineering assurance and structural engineering projects. As technical expert within the team, this role will provide naval architectural / structural engineering consultancy to our clients, both as a consultant on an ad-hoc basis or as part of a project specific role. You will carry out engineering analysis, undertake analysis reviews and prepare technical documents, taking a consultative approach to technical challenges.

Key Accountabilities

  • Engineering analysis, calculation, design, assessment and review 
  • To act as technical expert in the areas of structural engineering and naval architecture
  • To act as focal point for assigned clients, building and managing client relationships and ensuring that technical services are delivered as per the contract
  • To support and mentor other members in the team

Education

  • Degree Qualified Naval Architect.


Requirements

  • Experience delivering engineering consultancy services
  • Chartered Engineer preferred
  • Experience in subsea construction is preferred, knowledge of industry structural code calculations (API, DNV, Norsok, AISC, etc.)
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA) of large structures (Ansys, ABACUS, etc.)
  • Familiar with industry codes (Norsok, DNVGL, API etc.)
  • Familiar with aging structures, inspection techniques, applicable codes etc.
  • Marine Warranty Surveying (MWS) experience
  • Seafastening experience, including review of SF designs
  • Experience of document review with regards to subsea construction 
  • Demonstrated experience of OSV engineering experience
  • Experience with internal and external parties
  • Strong communication skills for presentations
  • Must have valid EU passport 

 

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