Duties & Responsibilities

Core Duties

  • Work with Project Engineer to define electrical and power related products, tasks, scope, and budget
  • Work with Project Engineer to deliver electrical and power related products and tasks within the defined scope and budget
  • Works closely with project and systems engineers to manage requirement and electrical scope changes
  • Works with the project and systems engineers to confirm an understanding of, and compliance to, requirements and standards and plan and execute work in a systematic method
  • Collaborates with other engineering disciplines (e.g. Project, Mechanical, Systems, Controls) to develop and design solutions
  • Participate in initial equipment conceptual development and carefully balance customer and product specifications, process requirements, layout complexity, cost, and lead-time limits
  • Participates in a phased development and integration process that reduces rework:
  • Theory, key trades and part selction, architecture diagram, single lines, I/O lists, schedules, schematics, wire lists and diagrams, field wiring
  • Collaborates closely with Controls Engineering to best plan and produce electrical design documents
  • Performs system-level design calculations and analysis for part selection, AC and DC systems (e.g. sensors, motors, wire sizing, fusing/circuit protection, grounding, Arc Flash Hazard, SCCR, Heat Loads, EMI/EMC)
  • Support the development of top level system architecture block diagrams
  • Works closely with SR&M to define electrical and power hazards and failure modes and mitigations
  • Evaluate and design facility impacts and interfaces (e.g. system interface/connection points, conduit/cable schedules, equipment lists and locations, etc.)
  • Lay out new industrial electrical control panels which are NFPA79/NEC/UL508A compliant, and create electrical schematics
  • Manage electrical cabinet builds, field wiring, and installations
  • Contribute to factory and site test plans (procedures) and test plan execution
  • Reviews progress and evaluates results of work accomplished by self and others
  • Prepares reports and presents results to management and client
  • Testing of electrical systems – vehicle, wayside, facility
  • Troubleshooting and resolving wiring/design issues during factory and site testing

Ancillary Duties

  • Designs electrcial products in solidworks
  • Assist in standarizing and integrating electrcial related lists and data into one central data system to reduce rework and duplication
  • Contribute technical content to operational and maintenance manuals
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Assist in sales efforts and expansion of customer base
  • Travel as required (up to 25%)

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • This position may have informal supervisory responsibilities

Reporting Relationship

  • This position reports to the Team Lead, Electrical Engineering of Oceaneering Entertainment Systems.
  • Primary project technical direction is provided by the Project Engineer with support from the Electrical Team Lead, Manager, and Chief Engineer as necessary; final technical direction lies with Chief Engineer



  • Minimum BS in Engineering required
  • Proficiency with common office productivity software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, etc


  • Advanced degree
  • Professional License and/or Industry Organization Memberships
  • Proficiency with advanced Computer Aided Design (CAD), Simulation, and Analysis software packages such as Altium Designer, SPICE, AutoCAD, SolidWorks, MathCAD, MATLAB, etc
  • Working knowledge of applicable industry professional, technical, and military standards (IEEE, ANSI, IEC, ISO, NEMA, NEC, MIL, etc.)
  • Experience with Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design
  • Experience with brushless motor drives, robotics, and automation
  • Experience with low-medium voltage, single- and 3-phase power systems (120, 240, 480, 3000+ VAC)
  • Experience with DC power systems design