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Are you a team player who can connect hydrodynamics with future ships’ design and propulsion 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 Special Ships team.You will be working on both work boats and navy ships projects. Projects will focus on the hydrodynamic design of the vessel with focus on the propulsive performance of vessel and propulsion system. You will be in charge of all aspects related to your projects: contact with the client, writing proposals, management of project, interpretation of the results, reporting, but also tool development, acquisition and new business development. You will be expected to supervise different types of projects, from advice at concept level, hull form design with the aid of flow calculations and dedicated verification of ship performance by means of model tests. This requires flexibility, excellence in using all type of methodologies available at MARIN (numerical and experimental) and a customer-oriented approach. Who are we looking for? An enthusiastic candidate with a degree in maritime technology (or similar), experienced in hydrodynamics and naval architecture. You have good advice, reporting and presentation skills. You have an good command of the English language and be willing to learn Dutch if that is not your mother language. You like to work in teams. You are eager to learn, to develop yourself and you take initiatives to improve our products and services. You may be asked to participate in a security screening. What do we offer? You will work at MARIN, an independent and globally recognized top 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 ports, waterways and the sea. You develop yourself in a network of 400 specialists and you are given every opportunity to choose your own route. Who can give you more information? Klaas Kooiker, team leader Special Ships, is happy to tell you more about the position: T +31 (0)317 49 34 67. You can apply for this position via You can respond to this vacancy until 8 June 2021.

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