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Proposal Engineer Electrical and Automation

Posted 15 May 2024
Work experience
3 to 5 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)
30 Jun 2024 00:00

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Get on board with Damen Naval, along with more than 1,200 professionals based in The Netherlands, Romania, and Germany. We are the naval division of the family-owned Damen Shipyards Group which employs 12,000 professionals globally. Damen Naval designs and builds advanced naval vessels for customers all over the world. With a passion for technological innovation and sustainable solutions, we continue to push the boundaries in naval shipbuilding. You can be part of our team! Are you ready for duty? As the Proposal Engineer Electrical and Automation within the Proposals team at Damen Naval, you will be pivotal in developing customer requirements into precise requirements during precontract activities. Working within the technical team of a tender, you will execute (sub) design tasks under the guidance of the Tender Manager and Manager Electrical & Automation. Since we have offices in Vlissingen and Schiedam, you are expected to frequently visit these offices. As the Proposal Engineer Electrical and Automation, your key responsibilities will include: Coordinate design and reporting activities to ensure progress and quality. Perform requirement analysis, concept development, and evaluation of design options. Develop system architecture, electric load balance, and electrical and automation specifications. Evaluate designs against requirements and prepare reports. Deliver Electrical and Automation designs complying to the set requirements. Lead discussions with customers, suppliers, and stakeholders on the technical aspects of proposed solutions. Facilitate communication with stakeholders to gather input and ensure alignment on technical solutions. Support cost evaluations provided by suppliers and internal stakeholders. Collaborate with internal departments to optimize project outcomes. To excel as the Proposal Engineer Electrical and Automation, you should possess the following qualifications and qualities: Bachelor or Master degree in electrical engineering, mechatronics or mechanical engineering 3+ years of experience in designing electrical and automation solutions, preferably acquired in the shipbuilding, offshore or maritime sector. Expertise in a variety of design concepts and practices, including technologically advanced design and proposal processes. Good command of the English language both written and verbal. Willing to travel between Schiedam and Vlissingen and v.v. regularly and abroad occasionally. Excellent references antecedents as a pre-employment security screening is standard part of the recruitment procedure. Permanent EU citizenship and passport are both required and candidates with NL/EU (work) visa or with both an EU and non-EU nationality and/or passport are not eligible in accordance with the requirements imposed by the military nature of our projects. At Damen Naval, we highly value our employees, and we will support your professional and personal development. We also provide our employees with: A competitive salary and 8% holiday pay. 27 holidays and 13 ADV days. Travel allowance of 23 cents per kilometre. PME-pension arrangement with an employer contribution of 60%. Profit sharing based on company results. Working from home policy and other benefits including a bicycle plan and company fitness. Are you interested in the position of Proposal Engineer Electrical and Automation, kindly submit your application along with your CV and motivation letter, along with an indication of: Your (preferred) monthly gross salary based on fulltime work. Availability (fulltime / part-time / number of hours). Notice period / possible starting date. For more information about the vacancy or Damen Naval, please visit the Damen Naval website, the Damen Naval Career website or call the Corporate Recruitment department on +31 (0)118- 485 000. Please note that due to the military nature of our projects, only candidates who have permanent EU nationality can be considered for vacancies at Damen Naval. Unfortunately, we are not allowed to process candidates who (also) have a non-EU passport or nationality. A pre-employment and security screening and investigation form part of the recruitment process. font-size: 11px;">Damen Naval does not approve commercial, contractor and/or agency or other commercial use of this advertisement. Proposing candidates without invitation is not appreciated and they will not be considered.

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Marine & Offshore
Active in 1 country
20 employees
20% men - 80% women
Average age is 30 years