Open Positions

Open Water is always on the lookout for great people to join our team. If you’re excited about a position, email us at with a resume (no cover letter necessary) and a brief description of why you’re interested. If you want to get involved but none of the positions below quite fit, send us an email at and tell us why you’d be a great addition to our team. Our job descriptions and requirements are guidelines; if you are exceptional, everything else is negotiable.

Mechanical Engineer


Instrumented Open Water cell stack with power connections on front face and cell voltage monitoring leads on left side.

Open Water is looking for a mechanical engineer to design prototype and production power systems based on Open Water’s fuel cell technology. Individual will be responsible for all aspects of mechanical system design including cell stack, balance of plant, and system sealing. Candidate will work with the mechanical engineering team to design, build, and test prototypes for unique applications of our technology.
Fluency in SolidWorks preferred. Candidate should be able to design complex systems quickly with good CAD organization. Experience with designing for underwater environments a plus. Ability to create engineering drawings for release to manufacturing required.
Position available full-time or on a part-time consulting basis.