Work History
Oct 2013 - Present

Application Engineer


I am currently working on several luxury yacht projects for one of our customers within the Entertainment - IT/ICT department of Alewijnse Marine Nijmegen.

Involved in several phases during projects; from, specifications, material proposals, preliminary engineering, block diagrams and detail drawings, configuration, up to the preliminary Factory acceptance tests of several systems on board luxury yachts:

  • WiFi (Meru, Cisco) - acces points, controllers
  • CCTV (Axis, Seetec) - servers, IP cameras
  • Telephone (Panasonic) - analog/digital systems, doorphone, steward call integration, various trunk lines (VSAT VoIP, Fleet Broadband, GSM modems)
  • Source selectors/load balancers (Kerio, LiveWire) for VSAT, Public WiFi, 3G/4G, Fleet Broadband internet connections
  • Office equipment (HP) - Exchange mail servers, domain controlller (Active Directory), VMware-based virtualization
  • Lighting control through in-house system - DMX, DALI control through iPad.
  • Entertainment (Lantic Entertainment systems) - Audio/video hardware/software
  • Paging (Ascom)
  • Networking (Cisco) - level 2/3 switches basic programming, VPN connections, VLANs, etc.
  • TVRO systems (SeaTel antennas)
  • VSAT systems (SeaTel antennas)

Heavily involved in commissioning tasks of all systems on board, from planning, testing, troubleshooting, leading up to Harbor acceptance tests with the client/owner's representative

Also involved in making calculations for various additional work requests for different systems.

Responsible for crew training on site and on board.

Offering assistance to Service department when required.

Mar 2011 - Nov 2013

Electrical Engineer

SkillTech BV

Worked on several superyachts projects at the Oceanco shipyard located in Alblasserdam, NL.

Daily duties involved:

  • Installing/connecting main networking racks
  • Installing/connecting of various networking devices, such as switches, acces points, cameras, IP telephones
  • Certification of  600+ CAT cables up to CAT6A standard per project.
  • Detailed tracking of progress for mounting/connecting/certifying of hundreds of devices.
  • Connection and commissioning of power distribution panels
  • Participated in various commissioning tasks
Jul 2010 - Dec 2010


Alewijnse Marine Galati

Worked as an electrician on board several Military frigates built in Vlissingen for the Dutch Royal Navy.

Mainly responsible for cabling.


Nov 2008 - Nov 2009


Alewijnse Training Center Romania

Studied various subjects and did practical work in: the following:

  • PLC Programming - Siemens S7-300 series
  • Electrical Engineering basics
  • EPLAN electrical installations
Oct 2005 - Jul 2009

BSc in Electrical engineering and computer science

Transylvania University of Brasov

Studied various subjects, ranging from special mathematics, programming, physics, electrical engineering, up to PLC programming, AutoCAD drafting.

The entire curriculum was taught and examined in English.

Got top grade for final project (SmartDust sensors co-location) and finished 3rd overall.


  • VCA Basic safety
  • Training DVI / HDMI / DisplayPort techniek - MVS Video BV
  • NEN 3140