Chief Naval Architect - (3506)

Job Details


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Date Posted: 04/18/2014


MCDERMOTT INTERNATIONAL INC., is a world-class engineering, fabrication, project management and marine installation contractor. We’ve been providing services to the global offshore oil & gas industry for more than 50 years. Our projects range from deep water subsea facilities to the largest and most complex oil & gas production systems in the world. With operations in the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East, McDermott provides a world of experience. 

  • Strong technical Navel Architect background
  • Will be responsible for leading CapEx projects
  • Good teaching/mentoring skills
  • Knowledge of offshore marine naval architecture practices
  • Knowledge of software (i.e., MOSES & GLM/GHS, ANSYS)
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA) experience
  • PE License (or working Toward registration)
  • Familiar with Naval Architect codes and standards including ABS, DnV, BV
  • Ship design experience
  • Experience with Model Testing Programs
  • Experience with extended Seadrift programs
  • Stability evaluation experience including probabilistic damage stability
  • Incline experience
  • Jacket launch and upend experience (optional)
  • DP station keeping experience
  • Experience in performing motion analysis and workability studies
  • Experience in leading teams and working with diverse personalities

Application Instructions


  • Minimum required bachelors in Engineering.


  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Proficient use of Micrsoft Office.

Employment Type   Full-Time

Job Type                 Design

Education                4 Year Degree

Experience              Not Specified

Manages Others     Not Specified

Industry                   Oil Refining - Petroleum - Drilling

Required Travel      Up to 25%

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