Oceaneering Senior Mechanical Engineer (Design) in Aberdeen, United Kingdom

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering’s business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management.

Duties & Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Job duties:

  • Participate in projects according to the temporarily assigned project role. May act as technical lead.

  • Handle all aspects of a project, as needed, to include customer interface, modeling, detail drawings, analysis, documentation, assembly support and testing.

  • Perform conceptual design work and engineering analysis.

  • Prepare and review technical proposas and specifications.

  • Create complete design packages and necessary documentation.

Job responsibilities:

  • In project role perform work as required by the project specific assigned role and in accordance with Oceaneering HSE policy, Management processes and quality requirements.

  • Follow and document established engineering processes with high focus on quality.

  • Contribute to the effective and continuously improved work methods and processes of the department, within the organization line and with respect to Oceaneering regarding:

  • Business Processes

  • Organisational Processes

  • Engineering methodology

  • Tools (software systems, procedures)

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsbilties.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Skills / Experience:

  • Proven experience as a Design Engineer or other relevant role working on offshore or subsea/ROV projects

  • Proven experience in designing complete machines from concept to delivery

  • Knowledge of hydraulic systems

  • Knowledge of Remotely Operated Vehicles and related tooling is preferred

  • Extensive 3D CAD modelling experience, preferably SolidWorks

  • Skilled in writing technical documents (2D drawings, manuals and procedures)

  • Must have good multidiscipline knowledge

  • Knowledge of applicable regulations and standards

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to train/mentor younger engineers

  • Ability to act as project engineer when required

  • Safety focused

Required Education / Qualifications:

Engineering Degree Bachelor/Master

Closing Statement

We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, relocation support and the opportunity to advance in an international company. To apply, click 'Apply Now'.

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer (Design)

Location: Aberdeen, Scotland

Job ID: 11609

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time