Senior Structural Design Engineer

Website Hudson Shribman

What you’ll be doing:

  • Producing structural design solutions, supported by calculations, for global and local ship structures as well as equipment foundations
  • Performing linear-elastic FEA of local or global ship structures as assigned, using local sub-modelling techniques to identify local stress issues and provide suitable design solutions
  • Liaising with the Detail Design community and equipment owners to unblock issues preventing the conclusion of structural design activities
  • Documenting analyses in accordance with BAE standards with the minimum of intervention
  • Preparing Design Sketches of structural solutions as required

Your skills and experiences:

  • Experience of marine structural design and the sound judgement needed to be able make correct trade-off decisions
  • Ability to perform analysis using recognised analytical tools and to make sound judgements based on experience
  • Degree qualified in Naval Architecture or similar engineering related discipline
  • Proven experience in an engineering, marine or defence or related industry


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual leave incentive.

The Structural Design team:

The team is delivering 32 ships for the Royal Navy, Royal Australian Navy and Royal Canadian Navy using our clients Global Combat Ship design. With the ships being built in the UK, Australia and Canada, this role will support design changes and requirements to all three programmes.

If Interested in the role for a Senior Structural Design Engineer, please contact Kenzie Choyce at Hudson Shribman to discuss further as well as sending an up to date CV to

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