Senior Structural Engineer

Do you want to contribute to the success of large-scale offshore projects in a challenging and diverse position? For our small team of professionals in Rotterdam we are looking for a Senior Structural / FEM Engineer. In this position you will be closely involved in designing temporary and permanent steel structures from the start of our offshore projects. These steel structures are used during the transportation and installation of complex offshore installations. From the initial sketch to working out the smallest details: you will be given a lot of responsibility from beginning to end.

About this position

As a Senior Structural / FEM Engineer at H2Offshore Engineering, you get satisfaction from coming up with innovative and fabrication-friendly designs of steel structures. You determine, calculate and analyze the strength and stability that is needed for the structures. You process this information into easy to read and substantive reports. Furthermore, you coordinate the drawing work and are responsible for approving structural drawings. Moreover, you ensure that the structural design complies with international standards, codes and safety regulations.

As a Senior Structural / FEM Engineer you have:

  • a completed college and/or university degree in civil engineering, maritime engineering or mechanical engineering;

  • at least 8 years of relevant experience in offshore structural design and analysis;

  • excellent knowledge of mechanics and stability and the ability to perform strength calculations by hand;

  • excellent proficiency with structural analysis software (SACS | FEMAP | SCIA);

  • excellent command of the Dutch and English languages, both verbally and in writing;

  • a proactive, efficient and highly independent work attitude.

We offer:

  • a responsible position in which you will be challenged and contribute to the success of complex international offshore projects;

  • excellent working conditions;

  • a small, reliable team of professionals;

  • space for personal development;

  • a workplace in the heart of the Scheepvaartkwartier in Rotterdam.

About us

H2Offshore Engineering is an independent engineering and consultancy company with its focus on the offshore wind energy market. Reliability and quality are the foundations of our company. Through our expertise we provide a valuable contribution to our clients who prepare and execute international offshore projects. Take a look at our projects, such as the Seagreen EPCI project for Seaway7. We treat others as we would like to be treated and we keep our promises and expect the same from others. 

Will you join our team?  

Our organization is growing and that requires talents who want to contribute to the success of offshore wind projects. Do you have any questions about this vacancy? Feel free to contact Han van Eijken, director, at +31(0)6 - 22334498 or

Are you enthusiastic after reading the vacancy? Apply via the form below. We will contact you as soon as possible.