Job description

As Design Engineer Electrical & Automation you are responsible for the concept design of E&A systems of naval ships as part of the proposal process in the pre-contract stage. You will perform product development and innovation projects on Manning & Automation and Electrical systems under the direction of the Product Manager and indications of the Proposal Engineer. As Design Engineer Electrical & Automation you will write clear reports and specifications and work closely with the customer and colleagues of disciplines assigned to the proposal-project.

  • Perform design and proposal activities in consultation with the proposal engineer.
  • Mainly design high-quality designs of electric system architecture, electric load balance, electromagnetic control measures, integrated ship management systems layout, subsystem evaluations & selections and developing innovative concepts.
  • Write clear technical specifications and reports, make presentations, perform relevant cost calculations and evaluations, risk assessments, drafting management plans and schedules.
  • Contribute to innovation projects in seminars and working groups.
  • Effective communication and coordination with internal and external stakeholders to maximize results.
  • Contribute to the further development of the Products and Proposal department.

Job requirements

  • Bsc or Msc preferably in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, or equivalent
  • Experience in design & proposal processes and a variety of (computerized) design and innovation methods and practices.
  • Experience in design & integration of Electrical/Electronic systems, preferably in complex (naval) ships.
  • Languages: Fluent in English and Dutch
  • EU citizenship or EU work visa is required
  • A background check will be part of the selection procedure

Our offer

  • Salary depending on experience
  • Annual leave: 27 days plus 13 days ADV
  • Travel costs: € 10 per month for the first 10 km, then € 0.19 per km
  • Pension benefit: employer 50% and employee 50%

Company description

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