Structural Engineer (Floating Offshore Wind)

Location: United States
Job Type: Permanent
Contact: Silas Mähner
Email: email Silas
Posted: 5 months ago

NextWave Partners is exclusively working with a floating offshore wind product/technology developer (such as floating foundations) that is growing their team and is seeking an experienced Structural Engineer.

This opportunity presents a chance to be an early mover/contributor to the rapidly growing floating offshore wind industry, anticipated to expand exponentially in the coming years. Floating OSW opens the door to new generation possibilities in deep water regions.


  • Help create designs for floating foundations with the fabrication and manufacturing yards/process in mind
  • Manage outside consultants/engineers
  • Interface with various stakeholders (clients, fabricators, consultancies, leadership, co-workers, etc.)
  • Be an engaged member of the team to help the company move towards their goals


The ideal Candidate will have experience in at least some of the following areas:

  • Design of steel structures (ideally floating steel)
  • Experience with FEA (on steel structures)
  • Understanding/Experience interfacing with shipyards/fabricators of complex steel structures
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Structural Engineering or equivalent experience (higher education is valued by client)
  • Willingness to work in a diverse international environment
  • Experience working remotely (exceptional communication skills)
  • Familiarity with the offshore wind industry is preferred (or floating Oil & Gas structures)

Reaching Out 

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market, please contact Silas Mähner at or +1 (929) 295-6707 (Direct Line)