CV, Naval Architect Targeting The Middle East And North Africa

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 31285

Skills keywords: marine engineer, marine superintendent, naval architect, offshore, oil and gas
Short Bio:

Naval Architect graduated from a German University looking for a professional challenge in the Arab speaking region. Strong German academical background coupled with an Arabic cultural background so would be useful to Western firms to expand within the GCC region.

Current location: Hamburg, Germany - View on map
Nationality: Tunisian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  , Transport and Logistics
Spoken languages: Arabic, english, french, german
Location I am interested in working: Bahrain, Dubai, Germany, Indonesia, kuwait, libya, Middle East, Morocco, Netherlands, qatar, saudi arabia, tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom

Personal Data

Name: Oussama Nafouti

Profession; Naval Architect (Dipl.Ing. (TU) (Msc.C,)

Date of Birth: July 17, 1983

Place of Birth: Siliana, Tunisia

Nationality: Tunisian (No work permit)

Marital status: Married 3 children


09/2003 – 08/2014
Technical University Hamburg-Harburg (TUHH) at Faculty of Marine Engineering
Degree in Marine Engineering and Naval Architecture
Grade C

09/2002 – 06/2003
Studienkolleg Heidelberg (Heidelberg/Germany)
German Language Certificate for College Studies
Grade B

09/1995 – 07/2002
Various Pioneer Secondary Schools in Tunisia
Certificate of Technical Secondary School (Tunisian Baccalauréat Technique)

09/1989 – 06/1995
Various Elementary Schools in France and Tunisia


Work Experience

01/2014 – 08/2014
Employed as graduand at DNV-GL Hamburg Head Office (Hamburg/Germany)

Topic of the thesis:

Development of an intact stability criteria for RoRo passenger ships against capsizing due to trapped water on vehicle deck ”

Field of activity:

– Seakeeping simulation with “ROLLS” and “Uthlande-Simbel”

– Analysing and documenting of simulation results

– Making suggesting for determination of influent design and loading parameters to develop an intact stability criteria

06/2008 – present
Germanischer Lloyd Hamburg Head Office (Hamburg/Germany)

Half-time employee

Field of activity:

– Modeling of different ship types as well as offshore drilling units with NAPA for stability analysis (Intact and Damage analysis) to comply with stability international rules (MARPOL, SOLAS, IMO…)

– Different ship stability related calculations with Excel (Inclining Test, Light weight survey, Intact Stability, Grain Stability…)

– Ballast Water Management

11/2007- 06/2008
Germanischer Lloyd Hamburg Head Office (Hamburg/Germany)

Part-time employee

Field of activity:

– Maintenance of Germanischer Lloyd internal data base for life saving appliances

Jöhnk Schiffswerft GmbH (Ship Yard), Hamburg/Germany


Gained experience in the following fields of activity:

– Ship building main activities (welding, burning)

– Plumbing activities on ships

– Maintenance activities in ship engine rooms

– Painting

06/2003 – 08/2003
Heidelberger Druckmaschinen (Wiesloch/Germany)

Internship in industrial mechanics

Fields of activity and experiences:

– Working on different type of mechanical industrial machines (turning, milling, drilling)

– Technical implementation of 2D-Drawings

Additional Qualifications /Skills

Computer skills: Microsoft Word (basics)

Microsoft Excel (advanced)

Microsoft PowerPoint (advanced)

Autodesk AutoCAD (advanced)

NAPA (expert)

MarcMentat (advanced)

Fortran (basics)

C++ (basics)

Poseidon (FEM GL Software) (advanced)

Uthlande (Seakeeping GL Software) (advanced)

ROLLS (Seakeeping Software) (expert)

E4 (Software for ship design at the TUHH) (advanced)

Latex (Open source Scientific Documentation Tool) (advanced)

Foreign language: English (business fluent)

Arabic (native)

German (business fluent)

French (native)