Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Engineering Manager, IT - Software Development
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Chandigarh, India
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global oilfield provider of engineered services and products primarily to the offshore oil and gas industry, with a focus on deepwater applications. Through the use of its applied technology expertise, Oceaneering also serves the defense, entertainment, and aerospace industries. Oceaneering’s business offerings include remotely operated vehicles, built-to-order specialty subsea hardware, deepwater intervention and manned diving services, non-destructive testing and inspection, and engineering and project management.

Position Summary

As an Application Software Engineer you will be responsible for implementing, developing, testing, supporting and installing our Linux based AGV software suite (both on a SCADA level and on an embedded/vehicle level). Working in a multidisciplinary team you will be responsible for making sure that the software systems meet the customer specifications and work within their site constraints. You have both logistical and technical insight to create solutions that provide optimal automation performance. Given that we have global customers you are willing to travel and stay abroad for several weeks at a time. You are responsible for the successful installation at the customer site. In this role you will be working closely with the Software Engineering Team at Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Responsible for implementing, developing, testing and installing the supervisory control software;
  • Responsible for implementing, developing and testing the control software for AGVs;
  • Interfacing the vehicle software to vehicle control hardware such as motor controllers, proximity detectors, and wheel encoders;
  • Commissioning and handover of AGVs to the customers at their site;
  • Troubleshooting and fixing software issues;
  • Testing the application software and interfaces to the vehicle;
  • Writing requirements, detailed design documentation, and test cases;
  • Providing support for field issues.
  • Analyzing and modifying traffic and logic rules to optimize material flow and optimizing vehicle performance;
  • Continuously improving our processes and procedures to optimize development efficiency;


Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor / Master degree, preferably in Computer Science, Automation Technology or Information Technology;
  • Minimum 4 years’ of experience in writing application software for technical applications;
  • Proficient with Linux and knowledgeable of the Windows operating systems;
  • Experience with programming in Linux;
  • Experience with programming in Java, C++ and C; Python is a plus;
  • Experience with generating user interfaces in Java is a plus;
  • Experience with XML and web services is a plus;
  • Knowledge of object oriented analysis & design methodologies and design patterns;
  • Experience with writing multithreaded software
  • Experience with programming serial, CAN and network communications (UDP and TCP);
  • Experience with writing control systems;
  • Understanding of networking hardware and software including UDP and TCP;
  • Experience with issue tracking systems. Specific experience with Jira is a plus;
  • Experience with versions control systems. Specific experience with Subversion is a plus;
  • Experience with writing requirements, design documentation, and test cases;
  • Experience with controlling autonomous robots is a plus;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English. Dutch and German is a plus;
  • Ability to read, understand, debug and modify existing product code;
  • Ability to act independently generating innovative solutions to complex problems;
  • Ability to read and understand wiring diagrams;
  • Experience with integrating with enterprise systems such as databases, ERP systems, and factory automation systems;
  • Working knowledge of electronic and electromechanical devices such as analog inputs and outputs, quadrature encodes, relays, solenoids, proximity sensors, etc.;
  • Experience with programmable logic controllers (PLCs) is a plus;
  • Customer focused attitude;
  • Willingness to travel and stay abroad several weeks at a time during system installation
  • Ability to remain calm and professional in a demanding and dynamic work environment;

How To Apply

We offer a competitive salary and the opportunity to advance in an international company. Visit, select ‘Careers > Career search and then click ' Oceaneering Job Search' to apply

Oceaneering develops products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning.  The company is the world's largest manufacturer and operator of work class Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and is also a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, workover control systems, asset integrity services, umbilicals, subsea hardware and tooling.  Oceaneering also serves the aerospace, defense and theme park industries.

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