working in design at Electric Boat
Designers at Electric Boat are responsible for designing the most complex ships ever to go to sea. The highly trained men and women who make up the design force at Electric Boat utilize state of the art computer systems to support ship design from concept design through detailed design, construction and life cycle support. Designs are developed utilizing disciplined processes within a team environment to ensure that designs meet producibilty, affordability and quality requirements while satisfying stringent operability requirements.
The designers at Electric Boat strive to be the best in the world and the success of the Submarine service is a testament to their capabilities.
As a new designer at Electric Boat you will be assigned a mentor. A mentor is a senior member of the design community who will lead you through the sea of processes and requirements required to design a superior product. CATIA and AutoCad are Computer Aided Design (CAD) software packages that are widely used.