Project manager Seakeeping | Manoeuvring

Branche / Vakgebied
Project manager
Vereiste taal
Engels, Nederlands


Are you a team player who can connect hydrodynamics with safe naval operations at sea? 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 Navy team. Your projects will focus on complex time domain simulation of naval operations combining aspects of manoeuvring and seakeeping. Typical application cases include course keeping in extreme waves, launch and recovery of boats, high speed boat operations and unmanned surfaced and submerged operations. You will contribute to development and benchmarking of the underlying tools. This will require excellence in using all type of methodologies available at MARIN (numerical and experimental). You will be involved in all aspects related to your projects: contact with the client, development of proposals, management of project, technical implementation, interpretation of the results, reporting, but also acquisition and new business development.

Who are we looking for?

An enthusiastic candidate with a degree in maritime technology (or similar), experienced in naval architecture and high interest in complex simulation studies. You have good advice, reporting and presentation skills and a high conceptual ability. You should also have an good command of the English language and be willing to learn Dutch if that is not your mother language. You are a team player and able to take initiatives for improvements. 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. And 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.

Want to know more?

Pepijn de Jong, team lead Navy, is happy to tell you more about the position: T +31 (0)317 49 32 70. You can apply for this position via You can respond to this vacancy until 8 June 2021.