Naval Architectures & Structures Engineer

Your main responsibilities as a Naval Architect & Structures Engineer will involve:

  • Applying a knowledge and providing technical advice on naval architecture, outfit, and structural issues.
  • Understanding the condition of the Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carriers and providing options for rectification of defects.
  • Working in collaboration with our customer, alliance partners and key supply chain original equipment manufacturers to resolve emergent defects and safety issues.
  • Managing design changes through the design lifecycle from requirements capture and setting through to final inspection and acceptance at ship.
  • Supporting the Lead Naval Architect in the collation and presentation of evidence to support ongoing Classification Society and Naval Authority Certification of the ships.


Your skills and qualifications:


  • Knowledge and understanding of ship design and construction
  • Degree or HND in Naval Architecture or other Engineering discipline


  • Naval Architecture background
  • Good CAD skills


What we are looking in from you:

You will be a skilled communicator, possessing a good level of diplomacy to enable successful interaction with a range of stakeholders who may have conflicting requirements.  You also could understand and communicate technical issues, empathy of MoD and Military ethos, and able to interact productively with supplier organisations.


Location: Portsmouth

Job Category: Engineering
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Portsmouth (UK)

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