Field Engineer - Marine Electronics

Job Title: Field Engineer - Marine Electronics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: 397
Contact Name: Brijesh Mongia
Job Published: August 17, 2020 18:16

Job Description

Our client is in the Maritime technology solutions start up space looking to hire an experienced Marine Field Engineer in their global headquarters in Singapore.


About the job


  • Specify hardware and software package for each vessel installation.
  • Carry out quality assessment on the material procurement for the system.
  • Take initiative to improve solutions by providing input and suggestions to Software Engineering Team and Marine Engineering Team.
  • Follow and conform to the Health, Safety and Security plan as per Maritime industry standards.
  • Responsible for documenting and reporting project deliverables.
  • Execute in field testing and troubleshooting of software and hardware systems.
  • Plan and assess each installation according to the vessel schedules.
  • Be able to design and fabricate fittings onboard as demanded by vessel specific requirement.
  • Commission software, server and hardware package on board vessels.
  • Verify signals and data input from own and third party signal sources.
  • Meeting operations KPI is an expectation and should be taken as a pre requisite for running the solution efficiently and effectively.
  • Be a proactive and creative problem solver.
  • Capable to support teams across various time zone and vessel’s in various
  • regions/ports.
  • Proficient hands on knowledge and familiarity with IOT and sensory data solutions.
  • Ability to build an onsite AI system along with in house team of developers and data scientists.
  • Ability to support remote troubleshooting on the customer vessels.
  • Monitors the vessel parameters and status.
  • Must be able to review and provide feedbacks to electrical drawings to ensure that its correctness and that the crew can understand clearly.
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of Networking (LAN/VSAT/LTE)
  • Ability to provide constructive feedback to internal teams for various internal and external tools/software being used for providing seamless customer experience.


Desired Background


  •  6 – 7 years of experience working in Oil/Gas, Marine/offshore industry
  • ·A Degree /Advanced Diploma in Electronics/Electrical Engineering or the equivalent from an accredited educational institution
  • Ex-seafarer and sailing experience of Electrical Officer is an advantage.
  • Experience with Sensory Data Products and AI and Startups.
  • Experience and strong understanding of shipping or supply chain management solutions.
  • Ability to manage time and schedules to meet aggressive deadlines and influence through persuasive written and verbal communication.
  • Must be proactive and innovative.
  • Good IT proficiency including CAD drawing and basic programming skills.
  • Experience and understanding of Electrical/Electronics/Mechanical drawings and ability to pin point / highlight the minor issues in drawings/documentation/wiring/troubleshooting/installations etc.
  • Proficient in Marine engineering technology and strong ability to connect system/component functioning with the engineering theory and in turn carry out repairs and troubleshooting as and when situation arises.