Huntington Ingalls Industries NAVAL ARCHITECT 3 in Newport News, Virginia


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Department/Cost Center:

E46: Ship Survivability

External Job Description:

This position requires a strong educational background in fluid-dynamics with a Master’s degree or higher in Aerospace Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Naval Architecture, Mechanical Engineering, or Physics from an ABET accredited school of engineering. Experience in external, incompressible, high-Reynolds Number, steady and unsteady flows is desirable, and experience with free-surface or multi-phase flow modeling is a plus. As directed, applies selected techniques and procedures to assignments involving ship design and ship performance analyses. Assists in the solution of difficult problems involved in areas of assignment. The candidate should have strong writing and oral presentation skills, and should be able to clearly explain complex ideas and simulations to professionals of varied backgrounds.

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Marketing Title:

Naval Architect 3 - CFD

Basic Qualifications:

5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD. (ABET accredited degree in Engineering/Naval Architect) REQUIRED.





Clearance Type:





Yes, 25% of the time

Company Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree


Newport News-Virginia-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:


EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Pointwise, Hypermesh, Ansys Fluent, and Openfoam are a plus. The candidate should also be prepared to support empirical and experimental work as necessary. May require the ability to physically access a wide variety of work sites, including those aboard ships under various stages of construction or overhaul, including the use of vertical and inclined ladders, and may involve limited kneeling, stooping, standing etc. Requires the ability to obtain and retain a security clearance.