Senior Maritime Engineer
WFH Flexible Houston, TX

Company Job Title: Senior Maritime Engineer 

Clearance: Secret, must be able to obtain and maintain a TS-SCI

Location:  Houston/Galveston, TX; Pinehurst, North Carolina; Virginia Beach/Norfolk, VA

                    Onsite/Telework Hybrid

Reports To: Program Manager

Status: Full-Time, Salaried, Exempt

Senior Maritime Engineer to guide research and development (R&D) on a variety of maritime systems and industrial equipment. 

This Senior Maritime Engineer performs a variety of tasks, will provide consultation and direction on complex projects and will be a top-level contributor/specialist. Some travel to customer facilities is required.

Applicants should have extensive experience in the areas of Systems or Electrical Engineering support and best practices, paired with application in the design, implementation, and integration of disparate systems. Experience with industrial systems is preferred. You will investigate and analyze unique or highly technical manufacturing systems and provides technical assistance in establishing procedures and methods to integrate support. You will evaluate complex programs and measures to assess the efficacy of integrations.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as Senior Maritime Engineer to control development of assigned R&D technology 
  • Drive engineering project execution, develop and recommend technical guidance, track and report on status, and resolve blocking issues
  • Provide subject matter expertise with system analysis, design, delivery, verification, and troubleshooting of designated systems.
  • Generate technical documents, such as test plans and procedures. 
  • Coordinate cross-team efforts spanning internal customers and external partners.
  • Interface with external agencies supporting systems engineering, architecture, and/or design
  • Manage Change Control across several systems
  • Scope the Industrial Control System Hardware and Software Requirements for a given industrial process
  • Write specifications manufacturers will use to prepare labor and material cost estimates

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Systems or Electrical Engineering is preferred. Chemical or Mechanical Engineering will be considered
  • Must be familiar with Industrial motors, electric generators, and electrical systems
  • Experience with ABB DCS 800xA is a plus
  • Must have ability to read and understand engineering drawings and electrical schematics
  • Experience with marine/ship systems design and engineering preferred
  • Experience with various vehicles/boats and shop spaces is a plus
  • Experience with FAT testing marine electrical and automation systems is a plus
  • Experience with hydraulic schematics is a plus
  • 2+ years experience as an engineering leader, project/program manager
  • 5 years experience is required / 8  to 10 years experience is preferred
  • Demonstrated understanding of fundamental engineering concepts/principles/theories and standard engineering methodologies
  • Ability to clearly articulate, verbally and in writing, new concepts and capabilities to the team and customers

Location and Travel Requirements

  • Must live within commuting distance of Houston/Galveston, TX; Pinehurst, North Carolina; or Virginia Beach/Norfolk, VA 
  • This position may require travel 7 to 10 days a month. 

Security Clearance Requirements

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Clearance: Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS-SCI clearance.
Salary Description
$145,000 - $155,000