Amanda Dayton

Naval Architect & Marine Engineer

How to Become A: Marine Engineer


Watch Amanda Dayton, naval architect and marine engineer, share how she uses math and science to help design vessels, boats, and structures that operate in the marine environment. A favorite part of her job is being able to combine her engineering skills with an interest in robotics to develop new underwater inspection services. Similar to a drone, she can operate her robot remotely to take pictures and assist with underwater ship repairs. She loves her job in science and technology, and wants girls to know they are important to society and are needed and valuable in all careers.

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