Hydrodynamics Engineer


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branch: Oil & Gas
  • Area of Expertise: Engineering & Design
  • Location:

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Master
  • Closing date: Thursday, 4 May 2023

About this role: Hydrodynamics Engineer

Our client, a High-Profile Global Organisation within the Energy Sector, has a exciting opportunity for a highly skilled Hydrodynamics Engineer to work within one of their Project TeamStart date: ASAP
Location: Monaco, FranceDuration: Permanent

What you Will be Doing:

  • Deliver anchoring systems design (FPSOs, mooring systems, CALM buoys, Wind floaters notably) on projects/tenders through hydrodynamics analyses;
  • Perform package engineering activities on projects for anchoring items;
  • Calculate floaters motions/accelerations, waves bending moment, slamming and green water loads, design bilge keels on projects/tenders;
  • Interface with other engineering disciplines and divisions (Supply Chain, Proposals, PMT) to ensure smooth project/tender execution;
  • Model tests supervision (see keeping, wind tunnel tests, station keeping), including calibration of results.


What you Will Need:

MSc in Offshore Hydrodynamics, or specialized engineering school such as:

  • Centrale Nantes;
  • Ensta Bretagne;
  • Seatech;
  • Centrale Marseille.


  • First experience in Hydrodynamics or junior graduate.

Specific skills / expertise / product:

  • Programming skills: Matlab, Python (level required: writing scripts of standard complexity).

The following would be a plus:

  • Knowledgeable on Hydrodynamics numerical analyses tools: Orca flex, Ariane, Hydro star;
  • Experience on Hydrodynamics calculations (derivation of Hydrodynamics database, motions and accelerations calculations, wave bending moments calculations, bilge keels design) for offshore floaters is a plus;
  • Fluent English.

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Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Ben Callander is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Ben Callander
Brunel Energy UK Manchester

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