Company: Oceaneering
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Sandnes, Norway

Company Profile

Oceaneering International Inc. is a global supplier of engineering services and products, predominantly to the oil and gas industry, and are present in all geographical regions of the world. Oceaneering Norway consists of the companies Oceaneering Ltd., Oceaneering Asset Integrity Ltd., and Oceaneering Rotator Ltd.

Our mission and vision are; We solve the unsolvable and thrive by creating industry-changing technically creative solutions for the most complex operational challenges under water, on land, and in space.

To solve our mission, and reach our vision, we need colleagues with different backgrounds and competences. We believe diversity gives us a broader perspective and a better understanding of our customers' needs. We are certain that if we do things right, grow together, outperform expectations and own the challenge, we will solve our mission and reach our vision.

Position Summary

OceanSMART is building a future with complete real-time visibility of vessels, cargoes, and maritime assets, with total transparency to emissions, risk, hidden cost, inefficiency, and waste.

We are excited to be adding a full product and development team based in Stavanger to the existing US and UK based teams to support our efforts to reduce waste.

If you would like to join the team and make a positive and meaningful impact on the global fight to reduce waste, please review the following opportunities to join us.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Deliver the OceanSMART Roadmap
  • Participate in the architectural design of the OceanSMART
  • 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.

  • Ensure that the Safety policies and procedures are understood and adhered to so far as is reasonably practicable in order to ensure a safe working environment.

  • Carry out work in accordance with the Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems.
  • Perform the assigned tasks with due diligence regarding the Integrated Management Systems on the Company.
  • Eliminate waste of whatever form, to suggest the use of more environmentally friendly substances and practices and contribute to the continuous improvement of the environment.

Supervisory Responsibilities
  • This position has official supervisory responsibilities.
  • This position may be called upon to lead small technical teams and serve as a lead systems architect for individual projects.

Reporting Relationship
  • This position will report to Manager, Software Development.


  • 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.

    Additional Information

    Working Conditions

    This position is considered OFFICE WORK which is characterized as follows.
    • Almost exclusively indoors during the day and occasionally at night.
    • Occasional exposure to airborne dust in the workplace.
    • Work surface is stable (flat).

    Physical Activity/Requirements

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    This position is considered LIGHT work.

    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.