Oceaneering Software Engineering Intern in Hanover, Maryland

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.

_The Advanced Technologies (ADTECH) group of Oceaneering is recognized as an industry leader in enabling humans to work safely and effectively in harsh environments ranging from the depths of the sea to the outer reaches of space. ADTECH specializes in the support of manned systems and the development and application of practical, cost-effective robotic systems in multiple industries.

ADTECH designs, builds, and operates unique underwater systems for the US Navy and provides life cycle maintenance services for Submarines and Deep Submergence Systems. ADTECH is developing the next generation space suit for NASA and provides robotic and spacecraft life support systems. ADTECH is also an award winning leader in design, build, and installation of theme park entertainment ride systems and provides intra-logistic solutions using AGV systems.

ADTECH's business areas are: Oceaneering Technologies, Marine Services Division, Oceaneering Space Systems, Oceaneering Entertainment Systems, Frog AGV Systems, and ADTECH Manufacturing Group._

For more information please go to www.oceaneering.com and click on Products & Services, then click on Non-Oilfield, then click on Naval and Marine Services.

Position Summary

Engineering Internship positions at Oceaneering will provide opportunities to gain experience in the "real world" work environment. The student will typically be assigned a mentor who will direct their summer experience. Work or project assignments (some with strict deadlines to meet) will be commensurate with the student's academic background to take advantage of their expertise and provide real life application of their classroom knowledge. At the same time, opportunities will be provided for students to expand their knowledge outside the boundaries of their classroom.

Duties & Responsibilities


  • Internship may be in a technical or business area and can include experiences with application development, application support, programming, project management, business analysis, database administration, network and systems management, as well as many others.

  • Interns are given the opportunity to apply their skills and gain an understanding of the Oceaneering organization.

  • Assist in the development of high quality software systems utilizing an array of technologies.

  • Responsible for all phases of the software development life cycle.

  • Create and maintain software documentation such as: verification procedures, requirement specifications, interface control documents, testing reports, etc.

  • Work as part of a cross-functional team to meet customer requirements.

  • Dedicated to learning new software languages, architectures, and tools.

  • Willing to stretching beyond their experience and to take risks to achieve objectives.



Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program or higher with an anticipated graduation date on or after August 2019.

Degree should be from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

  • This position requires the ability to obtain an active Secret U.S. Security Clearance, for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship.

  • Ability to work full-time for 10-12 weeks during the summer.

  • Familiarity with at least one high level programming language such as Java, C#, or C++.

  • Familiarity with an integrated development environment (IDE) such as Visual Studio, Eclipse, or IntelliJ.

  • Understanding of computer networking and security concepts.

  • Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).


  • 3.0+ cumulative GPA.

  • Academic excellence and community involvement.

  • Experience with additional programming languages and tools such as Python, JavaScript, SQL, TCL, XML, HTML, Matlab, etc.

  • Knowledge of database management systems such as Microsoft SQL server, Oracle, or MySql.

  • Experience developing with ESRI ARCGIS libraries.

  • Experience with web-based development.

  • Proficiency in UML modeling, test-driven development, agile processes, or DevOps tools.

  • Experience with Wireshark or other network packet analysis software.

  • Experience troubleshooting electrical circuits using multi-meters, oscilloscopes, and other test tools.

  • Understanding of more advanced networking involving switches, routers, firewalls, etc.

  • Comfortable configuring, developing, and debugging on the Linux operating system.

  • Comfortable configuring, developing, and debugging on the Windows operating system.

  • Experience with Linux kernel architecture.

  • Familiarity with cryptography and underlying algorithms.

  • Hands-on experience with hardware interfaces, embedded processor architectures, microcontrollers, I/O device drivers, and board support packages.

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.

Job ID: 14058

Location: Hanover, Maryland

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular