Marine Design International

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Who are Marine Design International?

We are a dynamic, multi-disciplinary and innovative team of Naval Architects and Naval Engineers that provide our clients with practical engineered solutions whatever their problem. Our team specialise in Vessel Design & Modifications, Build and Contract Management, Stability Analysis, Alternative Propulsion Systems, Regulatory Compliance and Safety Consultancy.

From cutting-edge technology such as the design and delivery of foil assisted catamarans and partial electrification of marine research vessels, to the design, build and management of a hybrid 24m car and passenger ferry for Ireland, MDI is committed to providing its clients with the best possible experience.

MDI has established itself globally as a reliable and trusted partner for our clients in United Kingdom and Ireland, Taiwan, the Falkland Islands, North America, and Canada. By building on our predecessor’s successful designs [Napier Co.], Marine Design International is well placed to solve the needs of our clients where they are placed geographically.

We are currently undertaking a period of growth and are looking to add skilled Graduates to the team.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to take a leading role in an array of our ongoing and planned workload providing a holistic responsibility for ship design.


Skills required:

  • Naval Architecture, Marine or Civil Engineering Degree or similar
  • Familiarity with Maxsurf Stability or similar
  • AutoCAD - High competency 
  • String verbal and written communication skills
  • Concise technical reports
  • Good vibes 



  • Competitive salary and benefits package including
    • Health Insurance
    • Enhanced Holiday Allowance
    • Competitive Company pension scheme
    • Flexible Working
  • We will offer successful candidates the opportunity to work in a hybrid arrangement, providing more options to balance their work and personal life whilst ensuring business needs are achieved.
  • Opportunity to work on challenging and rewarding projects
  • Chance to make a real difference in the marine industry
  • Varied workload and opportunity for rapid career progression


Why Marine Design International?

Marine Design is an agile team of passionate engineers who make a difference on the projects we work on. Our close-knit community of partners, clients, and colleagues, provides a rewarding culture which shares in each other’s successes and allows ideas to be made a reality without unnecessary delays or barriers.

As Marine Design International undertake a period of planned growth, we aim to build a strong foundational team who can support an exciting transition and become integral to the success of the company, now and in the future.


To apply for one of our graduate roles, please email a 3 minute video presentation to

Two minutes of the presentation should showcase your skills and abilities and one minute of the video should be selfie style introducing yourself and why you think you would be a great fit at MDI.