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Job Description

The Company:

Faststream Recruitment are working with an innovative mooring solutions company in their search for a Lead Engineer. They are looking for someone with a background in Naval Architecture, specifically in Mooring Systems.

The Role:

• Lead and manage the design, testing, and implementation of mooring systems, often for offshore floating wind farms.
• Use Orcaflex software to perform analyses and simulations of mooring systems.
• Collaborate with other engineers and stakeholders to ensure the successful completion of projects.
• Provide technical guidance and mentorship to junior engineers.
• Prepare technical reports and documentation.
• Keep up-to-date with industry developments and innovations, and integrate them into project designs.

The Person: 

The ideal candidate will have experience in the floating wind platform industry, and be able to apply their expertise in designing, testing, and implementing mooring systems for their projects. This position is likely to adapt to involve managerial responsibilities in the future, making it an exciting opportunity for candidates looking to progress in their careers.

• Bachelor's or Master's degree in Naval Architecture, or a related field.
• At least 7 years of relevant experience in mooring systems design, testing, and implementation.
• Proficiency in Orcaflex software.
• Experience in the floating wind platform industry is highly desirable.
• Strong project management skills, with experience leading cross-functional teams.
• Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.
• Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
• Willingness to travel to project sites, if required.

If you are a highly motivated and experienced engineer looking to take the next step in your career, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. This position offers a competitive salary, benefits package, and opportunities for professional development.