Mechanical Design Engineer

What will you do?
You will work on the complete overall design of our submersibles. This can vary from Product Inception and Development (hydraulic, oxygen, pneumatic, etc.), DFMEA, exo-structure, pressure vessels, propulsion, GRP products, etc. You will produce 3D models, 2D production drawings, calculation reports and test plans.

Who are you?
We are looking for a hands-on, precision engineer who is able to design well-documented, advanced technology with limited design risk.
The perfect candidate has the following profile:
• Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree level education in mechanical engineering
• Experienced in designing prototype machines
• Thorough knowledge of marine construction materials and coatings
• Experience with Solidworks or similar 3D design software
• Knowledge of strength calculations, both FEM and old-school
• A few years of experience in product development
• Willingness to travel occasionally
• Good command of English and Dutch
• Available to occasionally answer technical questions from the field outside office hours
• Team-player with good sense of humor

In addition, it would be helpful to have:
• Knowledge of Abaqus software
• Experienced in project management
• Diving skills
• Ship building and lifting experience
• Basic knowledge of electrical systems

What do we offer?
We offer a pleasant, challenging and dynamic work environment with an ambitious team of likeminded professionals. You will have the opportunity to expand your personal horizons in an agile organization, which is looking to build a legacy based on a fleet of the world’s best submersibles. We start with a full training course to become familiar with all technical and operational aspects of our submersibles.

Over U-Boat Worx

U-Boat Worx is een Nederlands bedrijf, opgericht in 2005, door Bert Houtman. Wij zijn gespecialiseerd in het ontwikkelen, produceren en verkopen van duikboten voor 1 tot 11 personen. Deze minionderzeeƫrs worden gebouwd voor dieptes van 100 tot wel 3.000 meter en kenmerken zich door het kleine formaat, het lage gewicht en de innovatieve techniek. De duikboten gebruiken de nieuwste technologische-ontwikkelingen om klanten te voorzien van de veiligste en best presterende duikboten.

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