Vacature - Marine & Offshore

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Specialist



  • Sector: Marine & Offshore
  • Location: Haarlem
  • Industry: Maritime
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Areas of expertise: -
  • Education level: -

Do you want to work on the most beautiful custom -made Super Yachts in the world? Are you the specialist in the field of CFD? Do you have knowledge about the Concept phase or Basic phase?

About the job

We are looking for a CFD Specialist for our client who is active in the design and engineering process.Our client sees Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) as a technically advanced knowledge area that forms part of the core of our design and engineering process. In addition to working on projects, as a CFD Specialist you also shape the integration process of the CFD project together with the Naval Architect and other CFD Specialists. By establishing and formalizing working methods and procedures, you ensure that there is more knowledge and control in the following CFD areas:

•Resistance simulation;
•Appendage and trimwig optimization;
•Wakefield analysis and optimization
•Hull shape optimization;
•Screw simulation and analysis;
•Wind climate simulation and analysis;
•Exhaust and flue gas analysis;
•Helicopter landing analysis.

Specific R&D studies for which CFD can be used.Within the project team you are in constant contact with the Naval Architect to support him / her in providing essential information regarding the ship design. You coordinate the CFD scope across multiple projects and you report to the Team Leader Naval Architecture. Performing a wide range of assignments including advice, solution or design, which requires specific knowledge and expertise in the specialist field of CFD. The focus is on analyzing and solving unique issues. For this you gather information, make specific agreements and report on the findings, and communicate this to all interested parties. You keep knowledge and skills up to date and you follow new developments.

About you

- +/-4 years of experience
- Relevant subject-specific training at university level;
- Affinity with shipbuilding and yacht building;
- Multiple years of demonstrable experience with CFD simulations and software, preferably Star-CCM + (or FINETM / Marine);
- Excellent command of the English language and / or Dutch (technical);
- Knowledge of 3D modeling software,for example Siemens NX, is an advantage;
- Good social and communication skills; Has a high degree of independence, is proactive and has analytical skills.

Working at Forexx

As a (job description) you will be permanently employed by Forexx and you will support our clients on location with your expertise and experience. Assignments usually have a duration of 1 to 2 years.

In the long term, this means that you can execute multiple projects at Forexx within a few years, allowing you to gain experience in various environments and branches and in addition with multiple products and technologies.

Together with our personal development program, this diversity forms the basis of our “Future Employability” promise. You can read more about this on our website.

You can also expect our personal approach from your colleagues at the office. Whether it concerns assignment-related matters or personal questions. You can always call us and if you wish you can come to the office or we will come to you. Unburdening, so that you can use 100% for the customer and with that Forexx. A regular conversation with your account manager at order location is standard at Forexx. What else can you expect:

-Competitive salary and modern benefits

-Excellent facilities to support you in your work and assignment, such as transport, communication, administration and training -A professional program focused on personal development -Challenging assignments with prominent clients

-An interesting network of colleagues in the field of Technology and Technology with information and knowledge sharing sessions on a frequent basis and, of course, a cozy gathering or party to relax in time.

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