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Job Description

This is your opportunity to join Silverstream Technologies, a market leading clean technology company standing at the forefront of ship efficiency solutions and maritime decarbonisation. Silverstream are dedicated to delivering cutting-edge technology to reduce fuel burn and harmful emissions from oceangoing vessels.  As they continue to grow, they are seeking an Application Lead - Structures to contribute to their success.

Reporting To: Head of Application Engineering

Location: London / Southampton office including Hybrid Working.

This key role is to provide application engineering support to the business in the context of design selection, positioning, fabrication and integration of our Air Release Units (ARU) in Retrofit and Newbuild Projects.
You will be involved in a wide range of activities from managing the integration process associated with these key structural components, to supporting the established relationships with fabricators of such components and their installation at ship.

Experience / Qualifications Required:

  • Higher Degree in Naval Architecture, structural engineering or a related subject OR a similar related qualification OR equivalent industry based experience

  • Chartered Engineering Status is desirable though not essential

  • A minimum of 3-5 years working in a structural design role in the marine industry with evidence of technical responsibility for structural works executed

  • A clear and demonstratable understanding of the design of hull structures with a specific emphasis to ship modification and means of verification of structural changes through application of first principles and Finite Element analysis tools

  • A clear and demonstratable understanding of Classification Society rules relating to the design, construction and modification of ship structures

  • A clear and demonstratable understanding of construction/fabrication practices, processes and standards within the shipbuilding and/or related industries

  • Experience relating to the oversight and verification of structural works executed within a shipyard environment is desirable

  • Experience relating to cost analysis of structural modifications at ship and fabrication of new structures is desirable

  • Fully conversant with AutoCAD and/or similar drafting packages. Some experience with 3D modelling is desirable although not essential

  • Understands business objectives and can influence stakeholders to meet objectives

  • Willing to travel within base country and occasionally overseas

  • Team leadership experience


  • Flexi-Time with your working hours

  • Hybrid Working

  • Workplace Pension Scheme

  • Life Assurance Cover

  • Private Medical Insurance

  • 24/7 GP Access and Mental Health Support

  • Eyecare Vouchers

  • 25 days Annual Leave + Public Holidays

  • Company Sick Pay

  • Discounted Gym Membership

How To Apply:

If this is the role for you, please submit your CV by clicking the "Apply for this job".

Please note if you are applying from outside the UK, you must be willing to relocate and have the rights to live and work in the UK.

Interview Process:

Successful candidates will be taken through a 2 stage interview process with Silverstream:

  • 1st Stage Interview - Completed via Teams

  • 2nd Stage Interview - Completed at their London HQ Office

Note: All successful applicants will receive contact from Faststream before submitting your CV to Silverstream.