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Are you an ambitious cybernetics engineer looking to make a difference?

Engineer, Control Systems

To further strengthen our world-leading professional community within applied maritime cybernetics we are currently looking for ambitious and talented cybernetics professionals to join our team in Kongsberg Maritime. Graduates in 2022 are welcomed to apply! An unique opportunity has arisen to join us shaping the future of the maritime industry. 

We have a long-term commitment to the reduction of greenhouse gases and other negative environmental effects. Our aim is to use our technology and expertise to develop even more climate-friendly solutions. This drive towards sustainable innovation creates a transformational shift with an accelerating pace in technology development.

Kongsberg Maritime is a leader within maritime technology and our proud and successful history is tightly linked to applied cybernetics. Know-how in matters of modeling, estimation and control have been, and continues to be, fundamental to our competitive edge and solving the challenges at hand.

What will you be working on?

You will be contributing at the cutting edge of research-based and market-oriented innovation, working with exciting and challenging R&D problems in applied maritime cybernetics, following the solutions all the way from newly hatched ideas into finished market products.

Kongsberg Maritime is developing control systems for low-manned / unmanned ships, and we hold the world’s first contracts for commercial delivery of autonomous vessels. You will be contributing to a number of development activities and delivery projects with a focus on integrated sensor technology, automated transit and docking, and collision avoidance.

Qualifications and experience

  • Master’s degree or PhD in marine cybernetics or equivalent
  • Experience with Matlab/Simulink and C/C++ programming
  • Good oral and written communication skills in English and preferably in Norwegian

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority. For more information visit www.nsm.no.

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead and define clear priorities
  • demonstrate specialist knowledge and expertise in own area
  • produce fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals

What we can offer you
With us, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefit packages with good development opportunities in an international environment. We have flexible work hours and holiday arrangements in addition to a good pension and insurance scheme. We offer an inspiring and safe work-environment and the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.

Work location
Ålesund

Point of contact
Bjørn Ole Vinje, Department Manager, +47 95885133

Kongsberg Maritime, a subsidiary of KONGSBERG, is a global marine technology company, providing innovative and reliable technology solutions for all marine industry sectors including: merchant, offshore, subsea and naval. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime is part of KONGSBERG, an international, knowledge-based group delivering high-technology systems and solutions to clients within the oil and gas industry, merchant marine, defence and aerospace

Our Integrated Solutions Division is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations and project delivery for all Kongsberg's Automation, Bridge Systems and Electro products and solutions. Since the development of the first Dynamic Positioning system in the 1970's, Kongsberg Maritime has always been in the forefront of developing leading Automation and Bridge Systems, and the Integrated Solutions division is responsible for maintaining and further developing that substantial legacy.

At Kongsberg, we believe in tackling challenging problems and delivering extreme performance for extreme conditions.  We do that through excellent products and services developed for delivering the greatest benefits to our customers.

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication