Hydrodynamics & Naval Architecture

Project Manager Seakeeping

Publication dateJul 25, 2021
FieldHydrodynamics & Naval Architecture
LocationWageningen, Gelderland
ContactPatrick Hooijmans,

Connect hydrodynamics with safe operations at sea and help the maritime industry to design the ships of tomorrow.

What are you going to do?
You will operate within our Transport and Shipping team. Your projects will focus on safe seakeeping behaviour of merchant vessels. Typical application cases include open top compliance, parametric roll, springing and whipping and wave added resistance. 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 simulation studies and model experiments. You have good advice, reporting and presentation skills and a high conceptual ability. You should also have a 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.
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?
Patrick Hooijmans, team lead Transport and Shipping, is happy to tell you more about the position: +31 (0)317 49 32 44. You can apply for this position by using the APPLY button.


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Patrick Hooijmans

Senior Project Manager Ships