Company: Oceaneering
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: San Diego, California, United States
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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

Lead and participate in the design and development of web applications, back-end APIs, data persistence layers, and sophisticated data pipelines responsible for the ingestion and delivery of billions of records.
This position can be located in San Diego, CA; Houston, TX, or may work remote.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Lead, develop, and maintain cutting edge web applications.
  • Contribute to various levels of the stack, including the front-end, middle tier, ingestion/persistence of large amounts of data, and efficient retrieval from the database.
  • Lead individual projects and potentially small teams.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders and other team members to derive appropriate solutions.
  • Solve complex problems.
  • Develop and maintain Unit and/or Functional Tests.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • This position has NO official supervisory responsibilities.
  • This position may be called upon to lead small technical teams, and serve as a lead systems architect for individual projects.




  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and experience
  • Minimum 8 years of software development experience
  • Minimum 5 years of web development experience
  • Minimum 5 years experience using JavaScript frameworks/libraries (e.g. React, Angular, Vue, Svelte, jQuery)
  • Minimum 5 years experience with Relational and/or NoSQL databases


  • Knowledge of the maritime industry a big plus
  • Experience with React a big plus
  • Experience with GraphQL (particularly the Apollo stack)
  • Experience with Node/NPM
  • Experience with MongoDB/Mongoose
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Experience with JavaScript testing frameworks (e.g. Jest, Mocha, Jasmine, Istanbul)
  • Experience with Relational databases such as SQL Server and Postgres
  • Experience with Azure and/or AWS
  • Experience with Git/GitHub
  • Experience with Material Design and Material UI
  • Experience with map utilities (MapBox, OpenLayers, Leaflet, Google)
  • Experience with JS linters (e.g. ESLint)
  • Passionate about UI/UX
  • Expertise with responsive design
  • Experience working within Scrum methodology
  • Experience with development lifecycle tools & processes, build systems, branching & merging, and automated testing
  • Interest in other frameworks/platforms/runtimes
  • Desire/drive to lead new projects
  • Strong analytical skills - be a problem solver and be able to develop complex algorithms
  • Strong familiarity of design patterns
  • Strong written and oral communications skills (English)
  • Be a team player. Have opinions and listen to others.
  • Passionate about software development! Willing to learn and to help others.
  • Functional with technologies across most of the application stack including user interface, middle tier, and database systems.


Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Approaches a complex task or problem by breaking it down into its component parts and considering each part in detail
  • Ability to establish and maintain project priorities.
  • Ensures that others involved in a project or effort are kept informed about developments and plans
  • Keeps manager informed about progress and problems
  • Ability to develop and apply creative and innovative solutions to problems.
  • Sees the merits of perspectives other than their own
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.
  • Builds on strengths and addresses weaknesses
  • Pursues self-development on a continual basis
  • Ability to effectively represent the department on multi organizational teams as leader, member or facilitator


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.




Oceaneering pushes the frontiers of deep water, space and motion entertainment environments to execute with new, leading-edge connections to solve tomorrow’s challenges, today.


As the trusted subsea connection specialist, our experience combined with the depth and breadth of our portfolio of technologies allows us to engineer solutions for the most complex subsea challenges. From routine to extreme, our integrated products, services, and innovative solutions safely de-risk operational systems, increase reliability, and enable a lower total cost of ownership.


We are connecting what’s needed with what’s next as the world’s largest ROV operator and the leading ROV provider to the oil and gas industry with over 300 systems operating worldwide. With our safety-focused and innovative approach, we responsively and decisively react to subsea challenges while providing solutions swiftly and efficiently.

Oceaneering is ranked in the Oilfield Services Top 10 in Rigzone's 2019 Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.