Marine Design Engineer
Seattle, Washington - Full Time

Organization Overview:

Our client designs, engineers, manufactures and markets a full offering of pontoon, deck, cruiser and sport boats. Their industry leading brands are renowned for their quality and innovation.

This company is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. Tons of opportunity to grow professionally. The people here don't just create products - they are part of a lifestyle and live the lifestyle. It's the passion of our people & the execution of their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.

Position Summary:

The Design Engineer is responsible for assigned projects focusing on Boats, Boats and more Boats. We are searching for a Design Engineer with experience in the Marine Industry or recreational products. Knowledge of the marine industry with experience operating boats and USCG laws is a plus. Looking for a self-motivated worker who will take ownership of projects and work within the constraints of budgets and timelines to get the project to the finish line. Mechanical Engineering degree with a proven track record of successful products introduction in the market on time and budget is a plus. This position plays a critical role in establishing the operation as the leader in innovation, design, and product quality.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and enhance boat brand designs that support the business plan, with a strong focus on delighting our customers

  • Strong 3D CAD capabilities and knowledge of using configurations with Solidworks is preferred.

  • Creating detailed 2D drawings from 3D models and controlling revisions is required.

  • Must be able to write Engineering Change Requests and communicate them with production.

  • Work with Sourcing and Purchasing to research new products and implement them into production.

  • Able to create accurate production ready sophisticated surface models.

  • Create photo realistic images is a plus.

  • Strong 2D sketching using Draftsight or AutoCAD is preferred.

  • Rendering skills, digital sketching is a plus.

  • Knowledge of fiberglass, stainless steel, aluminum, and other materials used in marine manufacturing is required.

  • Design new parts with knowledge of CNC nesting requirements to reduce scrap.

  • Must be a hands-on worker to prove out designs using power tools such as screw guns, drills, and table saws.

Skills & Knowledge:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Design or related field

  • ABYC certification experience

  • Prior experiences in the Marine, RV, or Powersports industries

  • Strong skills with 3D modeling, rendering and visual creation software platforms such as Solid Works, Rhino, Adobe Creative Suite, etc.

Pure Watercraft is revolutionizing boating, starting by building an innovative electric propulsion system that is clean and quiet without compromising performance. (


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.