Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands

Company Profile

At Oceaneering, we solve the unsolvable. We are a global engineering company that has its roots in deep sea operations for oil & gas industries. Today we operate a diverse portfolio of business units and associated activities. Not only do we operate fleets of ROVs for deep sea operations. We run the NASA neutral buoyancy laboratory and we develop the next generation of spacesuits. We design some of the most popular entertainment rides for the likes of Universal and Disney. And here at Oceaneering Mobile Robotics (OMR), we specialize in creating cutting-edge, autonomous mobile robot (AMR) technology-based, turnkey logistic solutions. Our AMRs are employed in the production facilities of premium manufacturers and hospitals. With a focus on safety, reliability, and performance, OMR continues to push the boundaries of what is possible with robotics.

Duties & Responsibilities


The Mechatronic Engineer applies an advanced knowledge of engineering fundamentals to the division's engineering and design activities in support of the development of Autonomous mobile robots (AMRs). The Mechatronic Engineer will work closely with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and implement mechatronic systems for our autonomous mobile robot solutions.



  • Design and develop mechatronic systems, including control systems, sensing systems, and actuation systems for autonomous mobile robots.
  • Collaborate with software engineers and electrical engineers to integrate mechatronic systems with the overall robot system.
  • Develop algorithms for controlling the motion and behavior of autonomous mobile robots.
  • Conduct tests and simulations to validate the performance and reliability of mechatronic systems and components.
  • Work with suppliers and vendors to source mechatronic components and systems.
  • Participate in the development of product requirements and specifications.
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in mechatronics technology.
  • You ensure implementation of agreed engineering procedures and assist in optimizing processes with a view to increasing product volumes
  • You take a holistic view of product vehicle engineering with interchangeability and compatibility driving product growth
  • Provide technical consultation to other organizations.
  • Review literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
  • Travel up to 10% to Oceaneering manufacturing facilities, other Oceaneering international offices and customer's job-sites.


  • Additional duties as assigned.




  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechatronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in mechatronic engineering or related field, preferably in the autonomous mobile robot industry.
  • Strong understanding of control systems, robotics, and mechatronics.
  • Experience with sensors, actuators, and other mechatronic components.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as C++, Python, and MATLAB.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Team player with a high level of communication skills
  • Ability to operate in an international team and to perform in a global matrix organization
  • Strong technical writing skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills for preparing and reviewing technical and project reports.
  • Advanced knowledge and practical application of related engineering principles .


  • Knowledge of SolidWorks and its PDM/PLM systems
  • Knowledge of EPlan
  • Design experience with AMRs.
  • Experience with using FEA tools to verify designs

Closing Statement

We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to advance in an international company. To apply, click 'Apply Now'.