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Electrical Engineer

Company: Oceaneering International
Location: Houston
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

Company Profile

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

The Electrical Engineer will provide operations engineering, design, and analysis capabilities to support the operation of Subsea Intervention Systems, IWOCS, ROV tooling, RWOCS, and auxiliary equipment.


  • Role provides the opportunity to work in hybrid environment, working both virtually and in office when required.
  • Ability to travel offshore, both domestically and internationally up to 15% of the year.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    The Engineer will be assigned to the Subsea Robotics and Offshore Projects Group Control Systems Team as an Operational Electrical Engineer. Engineer will be teamed up with existing Electrical Engineers to provide project, maintenance, and software support for existing Subsea Robotic and Offshore Projects Group equipment. Engineer shall be willing to travel offshore, both domestically and internationally.

    While in the Subsea Robotics and Offshore Projects Group Team, the Engineer will:
    • Perform engineering duties necessary to prepare systems and personnel for offshore campaigns. These may include:
      • Design modifications to existing equipment
      • Design of test equipment
      • Participating in operational risk assessments
      • Preparing scopes of supply
      • Providing cost and labor estimates for proposals
      • Performing project-specific analyses and calculations
      • Preparing project-specific procedures
      • Develop testing procedures for qualification, factory acceptance, and offshore readiness testing
      • Creation and revision of equipment software
      • Creation and revision of block diagrams, wiring diagrams, and electrical schematics
      • Specification of required electrical equipment
      • Recommendations for obsoleted items
      • Provide support during the manufacturing, testing, and assembly phases of a project
      • Provide support to offshore campaigns, from both the office and offshore
      • Interface with customers, project managers, and technicians
      • Provide engineering status and progress reports
      • Ability to travel offshore, both domestically and internationally up to 15% of the year


        • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
        • Minimum 3 years of experience with LabView usage and programming.
          • 3+ years of engineering experience.
          • Experience with PLC usage and programming.
          • Experience with AutoCAD, Solidworks, or other CAD packages.
          • Experience with electro-hydraulic control systems.
            • Ability to analyze complex electrical controls circuits for functionality, electrical loads, and failure modes, is required
            • Knowledge of subsea intervention systems is strongly desired
            • Knowledge of riserless well intervention is strongly desired
            • Knowledge of operations in the subsea industry is strongly desired
            • Knowledge of BOP controls systems is desired
            • Knowledge of IWOCS is desired
            • Knowledge of ROV Tooling is desired
            • Knowledge of PCBs
            • Ability to work within tight deadline windows
            • Ability to work under general direction
            • Ability to work in a high-pressure offshore environment
            • Ability to clearly communicate potential issues and resolutions

              Additional Information

              This position is Hybrid - Remote and will require commuting to a designated office. Hybrid work schedules are determined by the hiring manager based on business need.

              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, Houston , Electrical Engineer, Professions , Houston, Texas

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