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Sr Mechanical Design Engineer - Cabling

Company: Oceaneering International, Inc.
Location: Houston
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Company Profile

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.Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Position Summary

Design components and assemblies requiring electronics packaging and cabling in support of NASA's lunar exploration development

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Support NASA's lunar exploration development

  • Design components and assemblies requiring electronics packaging and cabling

  • Work in a team environment to analyze requirements and develop design solutions

  • Perform engineering design evaluations

  • Produce engineering drawings conforming to applicable standards

  • Perform dimensional tolerance analyses, including thermal effects and GD&T

  • Perform functional, structural, and thermal analyses as required

  • Support design with hand calculations for fit, function, strength and thermal response

  • Participate and lead design reviews

  • Produce other design documentation as required

  • Perform other duties as required and assigned



    • BS degree in Engineering from an accredited school and a minimum of ten (10) years of experience in the field or in related area. Advanced degrees may be counted as experience

    • Experience designing electronics enclosures and housings for environmentally demanding environments
      Experience modeling cable routing and bundles, including connector details typical to ruggedized systems

    • Familiarity with EMI requirements and their impact on mechanical design features

    • Experience designing parts and assemblies using 3D CAD modeling software

    • Experience producing drawings conforming to ASME Y14.5

    • Experience applying tolerance analyses, including thermal effects and GD&T

    • Experience with common machine shop processes and rapid prototyping (3D printing)

    • Experience with both structural and thermal analysis of parts and assemblies

    • Experience using Creo and Creo Cabling software - PROOF OF CREO CABLING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED.

    • Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills

    • US citizen or Permanent Resident.


      • BS degree in mechanical engineering

      • Prior NASA or aerospace mechanical hardware design experience

      • Familiarity with VPX chassis design standard

      • Familiarity with JSC Engineering Drawing System Manual (JPR 8500)

      • Familiarity with JSC Fabrication Tolerances and Practices (SKZ36103755)

      • Experience designing flight hardware and creating drawings for NASA/JSC

        Equal Opportunity Employer

        All qualified candidates will receive consideration for all positions without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other non-merit factors.

Keywords: Oceaneering International, Inc., Houston , Sr Mechanical Design Engineer - Cabling, Engineering , Houston, Texas

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