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Global Maritime Recruitment

Project Leader Naval Architecture

Discipline: Shipbuilding
Branch: Yacht building
Location:Amsterdam area
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#3494

Project Leader Naval Architecture

Do you want to be part of an enthusiastic team of Engineers for challenging projects in yacht building industry? Keep on reading!


We are looking for an experienced Project Leader to oversee the design, engineering, and calculation processes required for custom-built superyachts, ensuring the integrity of the naval architectural design throughout the project lifecycle.

Specific tasks in this role:

  • Lead and manage new construction projects from concept to delivery.
  • Create and coordinate naval architectural calculations, drawings, and analyses.
  • Manage and support a team of Engineers.
  • Serve as the main point of contact for shipbuilding integrity, overseeing aspects like weight and stability control, hydrodynamics, propulsion, comfort, and noise & vibrations.
  • Collaborate with internal managers and other stakeholders.
  • Integrate new techniques and technologies into the design process.


  • BSc/MSc in Naval Architecture.Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience as a Naval Architect in new construction projects, preferably in ship or yacht construction.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Experience in managing engineering teams.
  • Knowledge of hydromechanics, ship safety, and regulations.
  • Proficiency in English, with Dutch as a plus.


Our client is a world leader in the yacht building industry specialized in the design and engineering luxurious custom-built superyachts.


  • Opportunities for personal development and continuous learning.
  • A challenging and varied role in a unique and inspiring work environment.
  • Flexible working hours (32 to 40 hours per week) and hybrid working options.
  • Competitive salary, including a 13th-month bonus and holiday allowance.
  • 38 vacation days per year;

More information

Do you see yourself working in this position? Apply directly via the application button below or by email If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Victoria Piek +31 (0)6 2280 2421. Your data will be treated confidentially.