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Project Manager Powering / Concept Design

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Are you a team player who can connect hydrodynamics with future ships’ propulsion and power systems? Do you want to help the maritime industry to design the ships of tomorrow? Welcome on board! What are you going to do? You will operate within our Cruise & Ferry team within the Ships department. Your projects will focus on the hydrodynamic propulsive performance of vessels and the integration of future ships’ propulsion and power systems at concept level. You will be in charge of all aspects related to your projects: contact with the client, proposals, project management, technical implementation, interpretation of the results, reporting, but also tool development, acquisition and new business development. We expect you to supervise different types of projects and situations. This will require excellence in using all type of methodologies available at MARIN (numerical and experimental). Who are we looking for? An enthusiastic candidate with a degree in maritime technology (or similar), experienced in naval architecture and a lot of affinity with the energy transition. You are service-oriented and customer-focussed and possess strong conceptual skills. You have good advice, reporting and presentation skills. You should also have a good command of the English language and be willing to learn Dutch if that is not your mother tongue. We are also looking for a team player that likes to take initiatives for improvements. What do we offer? You will work at MARIN, an independent and globally recognized institute in hydrodynamic and nautical research. Moreover, with a relevant mission: to make shipping cleaner, smarter and safer and to contribute to the sustainable use of the sea. You develop yourself in a network of 400 specialists and will have plenty of opportunities to choose your own route. Like to know more? Karola van der Meij, team leader Cruise & Ferry, is happy to tell you more about the position: +31 (0)317 493271. You can apply for this position via You can respond to this vacancy until 1 June 2021.

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