Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Project Engineer
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Baku, Azerbaijan

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.

Duties & Responsibilities

The Project Engineer will be part of a team for Baku based engineering activities in support of projects performed with Oceaneering's Offshore Projects Group (OPG) installation vessels. The Installation Engineer is responsible for supporting detailed technical aspects for projects that will be executed in eastern hemisphere. Typical work scopes will include but not be limited to installations, light construction, diving, well or flowline remediation/intervention and inspection, maintenance and repair (IMR) work scopes. Engineering planning will be conducted from Houston based office with offshore support of the project onboard installation vessel as required. The Project Engineer will report to the Installation Engineering Team Lead.


  • Responsible for detailed technical engineering in support of projects executed with offshore installation vessels at the direction of Project Engineer and Installation Engineering Lead.
  • Prepares design changes, specifications, schematics, and test plans for installation equipment and subsea hardware. This may include locating equipment and vendor selection.
  • Conduct engineering calculations and analysis.
    • Calculations will include hand calculations and/or engineering calculation software
    • Analysis will include both beam element and dynamic motion analysis
  • Design complicated rigging for offshore/subsea lifts in compliance with Oceaneering policy, industry standards and Client requirements.
  • Design project specific sea fastening, verify thru calculation.
  • Perform dynamic analysis of offshore/subsea operations
  • Apply where applicable common industry codes such as ASME, AISC, DNV, API and AWS.
  • Create or review product designs, conducts and attends Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) and System Integration Tests (SIT).
  • Author of Installation procedures, Lifting Plans, Dive plans, and analysis performed by OPG.
  • Prepare presentations, articles, and technical papers.
  • Develop and maintain overall project schedules including offshore installation vessel
  • Interface with Document Control, Design Analyst and Design/Drafters during the course of project work
  • Interface inside and outside a meeting setting with project team members and Clients.
  • Perform non-engineering activities such as oversight of offshore operations and on-site oversight of OPG projects and subcontractors.
  • Ability to work onshore and offshore.


  • Bachelor's Degree in (Structural, Mechanical, Civil or Ocean Engineering)
  • Min Four (4) years engineering experience including experience with;
    • Classical analytical methods
    • 2D CAD, 3D CAD
  • Must be able to obtain:
    • Transportation Workers Identification Card (TWIC)
    • Petroleum Education Council (PEC) Basic Training
    • Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training (BOSIET)

  • Experience in installation of subsea hardware and umbilical
  • Practical experience with engineering software such as MathCAD; AutoCAD; Solidworks; Orcaflex;
  • Experience with conflict resolution and change management
  • MS Office

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as algebra, trigonometry, analytical geometry, calculus, probability, and statistics.
  • Ability to apply these concepts to engineering applications including but not limited to: statics, dynamics, solid mechanics, strength of materials, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, structural design, mechanical design, and electrical design.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • Ensures that important information from management is shared with employees and others as appropriate.
  • Gives and receives constructive feedback.
  • Ensures that others involved in a project or effort are kept informed about developments and plans.
  • Ensures that regular consistent communication takes place within area of responsibility.

Working Conditions

This position is considered 80% OFFICE WORK which is characterized as follows.
  • Almost exclusively indoors during the day and occasionally at night
  • Occasional exposure to airborne dust in the work place
  • Work surface is stable (flat)

This position is considered 20% OFFSHORE WORK which is characterized as follows.
  • Outdoors and indoors, day and night, as well as over/near water.
  • Requires working on or near moving equipment and vibrating equipment.
  • Frequently the humidity is above 90%, noise is over 85 decibels, and the light is intense/glare.
  • Potential exposure to open fire/flames/sparks.
  • Constant exposure to airborne dust, fumes, and gases.
  • Work surface is stable, height is elevated.

Closing Statement

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