Careers at Shearwater

Shearwater Research is a privately held, profitable technology company which is the world leader in the field of dive computers for serious scuba divers. We are a fast-growing, fast-paced environment full of hard working professionals who are energized to succeed. If you’d like to be part of a company culture of high energy excellence, with self-managed professionals who thrive in delivering results in a tangible, visible manner, and have fun while doing it, you’ll be a wonderful addition to the Shearwater team.

Do you exemplify these values?

  1. Really, Really care about customers
  2. Continuously improving
  3. Energized to succeed
  4. Treat everyone with respect


These are some of the benefits Shearwater employees enjoy.

  • Group RRSP with company matching contributions 100% up to an annual maximum of $2500
  • Competitive vacation allowance that increases over time
  • Enhanced Health and Dental medical plan $3,500 for married/$1,750 for single (extremely flexible plan, no co-pay or monthly fee)
  • MSP covered 100% for staff and immediate family
  • 5 personal days per calendar year (paid out if not used)
  • Diving – open water, dry suit and advanced covered; possibly more as approved by manager
  • Free dive equipment rentals and air fills
  • Training available to all staff
  • Toastmasters - $500 bonus for completing competent communicator
  • Quarterly social events like bowling, attending baseball games, Christmas party, summer BBQ's, etc.
  • Organic fresh fruit and nut deliveries weekly by SPUD
  • Flex time for office staff
  • First-come, first-served for vacation requests
  • Annual bonuses based on the annual financial performance of the company
  • $1000 employee referral bonus
Production Manager

March 3, 2020

Production Manager

We create powerful, simple and reliable technology for demanding divers.

We provide a culture that embraces innovation, passion and performance excellence.  We offer professional growth opportunities and a dynamic, informal and engaging workplace.  Join our []

Senior Firmware Engineer

February 28, 2020

Senior Firmware Engineer

As a Senior Firmware Engineer you will develop highly-reliable code for advanced technical dive computers and rebreather control systems. Coding is primarily in C and encompasses the entire range of embedded development from peripheral drivers []

Software Quality Assurance

January 28, 2020

Software Quality Assurance

Shearwater dive computers communicate over Bluetooth with the Shearwater Cloud app to download dive logs, view dive logs, and update the firmware. Our customers rely on Shearwater Cloud to deliver accurate up-to-date information about their []

Electronics Assembler

January 1, 2020

Electronics Assembler

Who we are looking for?

Hard working, honest, and reliable

Attention to details

Possess positive attitude and are easily trained

Must have excellent finger dexterity and hand-eye coordination

Good communicator and able to make suggestions []