• Making an important contribution to beautiful sailing yachts!
  • Innovative sailing systems!
  • Perform FEM & CFD simulations!

Job description

Let's start with what we have to offer!
  • As a Sailing Systems Engineer you make a major contribution to the design and ultimately the production of sailing systems. A very important part of a sailing yacht;
  • Rondal stands for technical innovations, where ingenuity and craftsmanship are central;
  • You will receive a salary between 3500 - 4000 euros gross per month;
  • We offer you a Xelvin annual contract, after which you will be employed by Rondal;
  • We organize all kinds of outings throughout the year, such as a Christmas drink, but also a summer BBQ. We look forward to having you!

Then your responsiblities as Sailing Systems Engineer:
Your responsibilities range from setting up concepts and performing calculations to developing designs in detail. You also test the sail systems in practice. Various 2D & 3D CAD packages are used to develop the designs. The majority of the design is carried out using simulation software (FEM/CFD). The work but also the products offer a technical mix of shipbuilding, mechanical engineering, aviation, sailing and mechatronics.

Job requirements

  • A completed Bachelor's or WO course in the field of maritime engineering/aerospace engineering;
  • You have a great affinity with sailing;
  • You have knowledge of FEM/CFD (SailPack, Strand 7)
  • You master the English language.


€3.500 - €4.000 gross income per month

Company profile

Rondal was founded in 1975 as a manufacturer of aluminum masts, hatches & winches. They have now grown into a real specialist in design, production and maintenance of various composite components for super yachts. They produce masts & booms, winches and deck equipment, hatches, windbreaks and other composite products.

The Sailing Systems product group, in which you will work, focuses on the design and production of sailing systems. The focus is on spars & rigging.



Apply or more information?

Gea Oenema

+31 (0)6 13 57 62 80 g.oenema@xelvin.nl

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Together, we’ll discuss your ambitions, explore the opportunities and introduce you to our clients.
If it’s a match, we’ll make you an offer!

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