Oasis Systems

Junior Ship Master

Job Locations US-CA-San Diego
Posted Date 2 months ago(5/13/2022 8:48 AM)
Requisition Number


Oasis Systems has an exciting opportunity for a full time Junior Ship Master to support Naval Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) test and evaluation in San Diego, CA. This project team develops and operates cutting-edge robotic ships for the US Navy.

This role requires an onsite daily presence and we are looking for a candidate who can work out of San Diego, CA.


TRAVEL: Some travel may be required


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: (Education, Certifications, Experience, Skills)

This candidate must have experience with the following:

SECURITY CLEARANCE: Must be eligible for a Secret clearance.

EDUCATION: HS diploma.

CERTIFICATIONS AND TOOLS: USCG 200-ton or greater Master’s license.
Three years, (3+) of sea-going experience in a Master’s position.  




  • 3+ years of sea-going experience in a Master’s position.
  • Current USCG Master’s 200 ton license or higher.
  • Experience piloting jet-drive boats.
  • Experience maintaining and repairing complex shipboard systems
  • Experience operating with milliary units on US Navy training ranges.
  • Experience supporting test and evaluation (T&E) of maritime systems or vessels


RESPONSIBILITIES: Functionally, the successful candidate will:

  • Operate large Unmanned Surface Vessels (USV) from onboard and remotely.
  • Conduct routine and corrective maintenance of complex automated control systems, main engines, diesel generators, electrical distribution systems, and auxiliary systems.
  • Assist with vessel modifications, including development of Engineering Change Proposals, procurement of parts, fabrication, installation, and testing.
  • Assist with planning shipyard overhauls.
  • Assist with electrical, mechanical and network payload integration.
  • Develop maintenance plans and procedures.
  • Assist with at-sea testing of USVs and associated payload, including test plan development, test execution, and post-test analysis.
  • Operate various small boats.         



At-sea testing may sometimes require up to 70-hour work weeks.

Some travel is required



Who We Are
Oasis Systems is a premier provider of customer-driven, cost-effective and quality Engineering Services; Enterprise Systems and Applications; Human Factors Engineering; Information Technology and Cyber Security; Professional Services; and Specialized Engineering Solutions to the Department of Defense, FAA, NRC and other federal agencies.


We strive to be an exciting and welcoming company that attracts, develops, motivates and retains the most talented, skilled and dedicated people in the industry; where they are encouraged to achieve personal excellence, purpose, and their full potential and career aspirations; while supporting mission-critical national security technologies and programs.


Oasis Systems is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of any legally protected characteristic including, but not limited to, race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, medical condition, military veteran status or on the basis of physical handicap which, with reasonable accommodation, render the application to satisfactorily perform the job available.


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