The Hamburg Ship Model Basin

Driving excellence for the maritime future

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Do you like to join us to develop the next generation of ships and structures for open water and for Ice?

HSVA is one of the world leading ship model basins. As a private company operating in the wonderful city of Hamburg, Germany, HSVA is active in the field of hydrodynamic research since 1913. Besides operating a large range of experimental facilities, we are among the forerunners of CFD developments and maritime applications.
HSVA is always looking for new, dedicated employees. There is a wide range of career opportunities like technicians, project managers, project engineers, software and instrumentation engineers.
At HSVA you will work in an open, informal but professional customer and service orientated environment. We look for ambitious, engaged persons, who are good communicators and innovative problem solvers.
If there are no vacant positions listed at the moment, but you think you can contribute to our needs, feel free to contact us:
jobs@hsva.de

VACANT Positions:

 

 

CFD_Design_ProjectManager

The Hamburg Ship Model Basin (HSVA) is a private, self- supporting organization providing research and consultancy services to the worldwide maritime industry. About 100 employees develop a complex understanding of various problems in hydrodynamic research, development and optimization in the field of shipbuilding, shipping and marine engineering. With its sophisticated experimental research facilities HSVA has been among the world’s leading ship model basins since its foundation in 1913. Based on pioneering contributions from scientists and engineers, HSVA developed an intricate understanding of all problems in ship and offshore hydrodynamics, propeller design and arctic technology.

 

 

HSVA’s team of project managers is looking for an experienced

Project Manager Data Science (MSc., PhD) (m/f/nb) 

(pay grade: free negotiation)

One year contract with possibility of extension*

 

Tasks / Responsibilities

  • Definition and development of business area “data driven solutions”  
  • Product  development  and  definition  of  related business cases in the field of data driven solutions
  • Consultancy  and  customer  relation  management in  the  business  area  in-service  monitoring  and  evaluation of field measurements
  • Development and application of advanced  statistical methods for the evaluation of  measurements and data sets 
  • Research and development of tools for ship design  and  performance  prediction  supported  by  AI- technologies 
  • Support for development,  maintenance and  enhancement  of  technical  databases  at  HSVA  within a team of technical experts 
  • Support in evaluation and analysis of experimental  and numerical results with above mentioned  technologies and tools

Benefits

  • Exciting and diversified tasks with a modern research service provider
  • Flat hierarchies, short decision paths
  • Flexible working hours, and performance-based salary
  • Innovative team

 

*Limitation applies only to external applicants; for internal applicants the existing contractual arrangements apply.

Requirements

  • Profound  knowledge  and  experience  in  data sciences,    statistical    methods    and    machine  learning
  • Programming skills (Python, Java) 
  • Experience    in    database     development    and handling (SQL) 
  • Experience with tools for data science and data mining (e.g. “R”, Orange) 
  • Preferably      knowledge     in      hydrodynamics, aerodynamics    and/or    work    in    experimental  testing laboratories 
  • Ideally    background   in    the   marine    industry,  shipbuilding, etc. 
  • Preferably second level university degree (MSc,  PhD) 
  • Team player 
  • Strong communicator 
  • Highly motivated work attitude 
  • Self-organizing talent 
  • Assured and confident manner 
  • Self-motivated lifelong learner 
  • Excellent  verbal  and  written  English  language skills 
  • Preferably German language skills or willingness to learn German 

To apply, please send your application preferably by
e-mail before 15 October 2021:

Ms Jasmin Gronau

Email: jobs@hsva.de

 

 

 

Stellenausschreibung_Versuchstechniker

 

                         CFD_Design_ProjectManager
  

The Hamburg Ship Model Basin (HSVA) is a private, self- supporting organization providing research and consultancy services  to  the  worldwide  maritime  industry.  About 100 employees develop a complex understanding of  various problems in hydrodynamic research, development  and optimization in the field of shipbuilding, shipping and  marine  engineering.  With  its  sophisticated  experimental  research  facilities  HSVA  has  been  among  the  world’s  leading  ship  model  basins  since  its  foundation  in  1913.  Based  on  pioneering  contributions  from  scientists  and  engineers, HSVA developed an intricate understanding of  all problems in ship and offshore hydrodynamics, propeller  design and arctic technology.

 

 

HSVA’s team of project managers is looking for an experienced  

Project Manager Advisory CFD and Design (MSc.) (m/f/nb) 

(pay grade: free negotiation)

One year contract with possibility of extension*

 

 Tasks / Responsibilities 

  •  Design and optimization of ship hull lines
  • Design   and   optimization   of   appendages   (shaft bossings,  shaft  layout,  shaft  brackets,  bilge  keels,  skegs, etc.)
  • Application  of  advanced  CFD  technology  for  ship  design and general assessment of flows in air and  water 
  • Consulting  services  for  customers  including  hull  form design, layout of appendages, etc. 
  • Analysis       and      prediction      of      speed-power  performance
  • Coordination  of  hull  form-development  within  the  overall context of ship design together with internal  and external partners (including the interaction with  intact/damage  stability,  general  arrangement  and  steel design)
  • Consultancy and customer relations in the business  areas described above
  • Development    and    maintenance    of    pre-    and  postprocessing routines as well as interfaces for a  streamlined    design   process;    implementation    of  related software with the related programming/scripting languages 

 

To apply, please send your application preferably by 
e-mail before 15 October 2021:   

Ms Jasmin Gronau, 

Email: jobs@hsva.de

 

*Limitation applies only to external applicants; for internal applicants the existing contractual arrangements apply.

Requirements

  • University degree (MSc. or similar), specialized in naval      architecture,     offshore     and      marine  engineering or equivalent
  • Skills and preferably first experience in the design  and optimization of ship lines and appendages 
  •  Experience   and   familiarity   with   relevant   tools  (NAPA, CAESES, CAD, etc.) 
  • Skills    and    preferably   experience    with    CFD  technology (BEM, RANS, DES, etc.) 
  • Self-motivated   attitude,   willingness   to   assume  responsibility 
  • Readiness for continuous training and professional  development 
  • Ability to work in a team of experts 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Excellent verbal and written English language skills  · Preferably German language skills

Benefits

  • Exciting  and  diversified  tasks  with  a  modern research service provider 
  • Flat hierarchies, short decision paths 
  • Flexible  working  hours,  and  performance-based  salary 
  • Innovative team 

 

 

 

Stellenausschreibung_Versuchstechniker

HSVA is seeking Student Assistant to supportinternship

  • Database Programming and Data Analysis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Student Assistant Database Programming and Data Analysis

Task description:

Your main task will be to support the set up and maintenance of databases containing test and process data. You will develop applications to organise and analyse data for different procedures. Besides you will provide support for project engineers in test analysis and documentation including video editing.   

Requirements:

You are a student of engineering or informatics and you have experience with class-based programming (preferably JAVA). You are familiar with the most common software applications and you show a strong analytical understanding.The envisaged collaboration period is at least three month with a longer perspective.

 

 

 

The regular working time will be around 9 hours a week. The monthly payment is 450 EUR. Working hours can be arranged flexible in accordance with study times.

Depending on the tasks and the interaction with the team, working in home office is partly or completely possible and subject to agreement with the supervisor. At least for training and familiarization, presence at HSVA is required.

To apply for above positions or receive detailed information on single tasks please contact Jasmin Gronau, gronau@hsva.de