Oceaneering Engineer I in Clear Lake, Texas

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.

Oceaneering Space Systems (OSS) is a precision engineering and manufacturing group which specializes in turn-key design, development, manufacturing, certification, maintenance, and testing of extra-vehicular and intra-vehicular (EVA & IVA) tools and equipment for astronauts; including life support and environmental control systems for space; robotic systems for military, space, and biological research; and thermal protection systems for launch vehicles. We also provide specialized engineering and support services in these areas, and astronaut training in NASA’s Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory.

*For more information please go to *www.oceaneering.com and click on Products & Services, then click Space Systems (OSS). This position is located in Clear Lake, Texas.

Position Summary

Working under close supervision, is responsible for specific portions of larger tasks involving design and development of hardware, systems or projects. Individual errors will directly affect, to a minor degree, the overall pace of production, quality of product, or overhead costs for projects and/or schedules.

Duties & Responsibilities

Provides design or technical support to the Project Team or other functional groups as directed by the Project Manager. E

Supports the development of the Project Plan.

Executes planned and assigned tasks including concept and detailed design, trade studies, and various analyses in support of the cognizant engineer or Project Manager. E

Supports the cognizant engineer in specification and requirements definition for subcontractor and/or vendor activities.

Assists Project Manager, or team lead, as directed in development of proposals, change requests, design reviews, feasibility and trade studies, etc. E

May function as liaison with internal functional groups such as manufacturing, SRM/QA, or analysis.

Performs technical analysis as directed. E

Prepares design or other formal documentation as directed. E

May perform other technical duties as required by Project Manager or cognizant engineer.

**Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities



Bachelor degree in Engineering, plus 0-5 years experience. Good written and oral communication skills. Analytical, mathematical and/or mechanical skills required. Some knowledge of modern PC based computer systems.

Has knowledge of design methodology for electromechanical components, equipment and systems, or structural design. A knowledge of CAD, and the ability to interpret Finite Element Analysis (FEA) results are required.

Good oral and written communication skills are required.


Knowledge of machine shop practices and production methods are a plus.

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors.

Job Title: Engineer I

Location: Clear Lake, Texas

Job ID: 12793

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time