Company: Core Group
Skills: Design Engineer, Marine Engineering
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Hampton roads, VA, US

Core Group Resources ( is the Americas leading maritime & offshore recruitment company. Founded by a licensed mariner who has offshore experience, Core Group Resources expertise is unmatched in the marine offshore market for executive search, staffing, and expertise identification. For more information contact us 281 347 4700. We are currently in the market for the following:

Job Title

Marine Design Engineer


Hampton Roads


Job Summary:

This role will be responsible for supporting all conventional aspects of marine vessel design by applying engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria.


  • Put together detailed engineering calculations
  • Use your knowledge of design to assist project managers in the design of boats and ensure it meets company requirements
  • Clearly document work solutions and challenges and come up with solutions
  • Complete engineering assignments accurately and on a timely basis utilizing standard engineering programs.


  • U.S. Citizenship is required
  • Must be able to obtain security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Marine Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a related field
  • Have at least 3 years of related experience with small craft design
  • Have a strong knowledge of marine engineering principles, practices, and technologies. Also knowledge in developing calculations and drawings for Class and Flag review and approval
  • Proficiency in using industry-standard CAD software, including AutoCAD and Rhino
  • Experience in using FEMAP/NASTRAN Finite Element Analysis software
  • Experience in designing all types of marine propulsion and auxiliary systems.
  • Experience with developing technical scopes of supply and collaboration with vendors
  • Demonstrated Interpersonal Skills as a member of a collaborative multidisciplinary team
  • Strong analytical skills, communication, and interpersonal skills


Additional Desired Qualifications:

• Engineer in Training (EIT) License • Professional Engineer's License

• Project Management Professional certification