Senior Naval Architect Devonport, Plymouth 6 Months Role Profile - Senior Naval Engineer The successful candidate will be responsible for substantiating designs through calculations, producing technical reports and providing technical support. The chosen Engineer will contribute and lead product development through the design lifecycle and provide technical support. The role requires; demonstrable experience in structural engineering on vessels/marine platforms, demonstrable experience of using Finite Element (FEA) Analysis, ship stability packages, demonstrable experience of using 2D & 3D CAD packages, experience with working with production teams as well as good written and verbal communication skills. Key Result AreaPrimary deliverables are substantiation reports for installation solutions, foundations/seatings, repairs/conversions to vessels and in support of concept designs.Preparation and production of substantiation reports for solutions during the entire design lifecycle phases (Concept, Basic, Functional, Detail, Manufacturing, Installation and Decommissioning), in line with recognised standards and to the required; time, cost and quality requirements.Liaise with design team and other stakeholders throughout the design lifecycle to ensure coordination and functionality of design, including supporting design reviews.Develop innovative design solutions.Provide solutions to manufacturing and installation issues by assisting in the resolution of technical and production queries.Produce technical reports and other documentation.Be aware of and ensure that, health, safety and environmental requirements are implemented. Assist with the maintenance and improvement in quantity standards of outputs. Experience and Skills Required The post holder is required to have a degree in either Structural Engineer or Naval Architecture or extensive practical experience of working within a structural engineering/naval architecture role. Either a Chartered Engineer or working towards it, holding membership of an appropriate professional institution. Able to utilise ship stability, FEA and CAD packages. Able to demonstrate experience in the naval/marine industry.Please submit your CV in the first instance.