Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Business Analyst
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

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 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

As a Thermal Analyst for Oceaneering Space Systems, you will have the opportunity to work on exciting projects related to the International Space Station/ISS and Artemis Program, The Lunar Platform, and Lunar Landers. Working in the team environment on the space suits and associated hardware, you will perform Thermal Analysis via SINDA, Thermal Desktop etc., to ensure the space suits and hardware can survive the hostile environments of space.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Develop thermal models and perform thermal analysis
  • Support the coordination and integrate Subcontractor generated thermal models with OSS generated thermal models of the Integrated Space Suit, Subsystems, and components.
  • Support the efforts to review thermal models and results provided by Subcontractors to ensure appropriate analyses were done correctly and meeting requirements.
  • Support the efforts to prepare PDR and CDR presentations and reports based on analysis and test data.
  • Help to prepare and coordinate formal design approval documentation and coordinates design approval with customers.
  • Support company IPTs customer design reviews, and miscellaneous project-related meetings, teleconferences, etc.
  • Support the efforts to document analysis results and generate reports for final submittal.
  • Assist Project Managers and Integrated Product Teams in support of the customer, including preparation of proposals, change requests, design reviews, and other requirements related to the design effort.


  • BS in the applicable engineering field or equivalent and 0-6 years direct experience.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • US citizen or Permanent Resident.

  • Basic knowledge of human space flight and commercial payloads, thermal protection systems, and space life support.
  • Experience in Creo and Solidworks.
  • Experience in FEMAP and MathCAD

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.

Closing Statement

As COVID-19 continues to significantly impact employees, workplaces, families and communities, many of Oceaneering's clients are requiring that all individuals working at their sites be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, including employees of Oceaneering and other contractors. Accordingly, only individuals who are, or are willing to be, fully vaccinated before their start date are eligible for this position. Any applicant selected for this position will be required to prove that they are fully vaccinated prior to their start date.

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.