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Hardware Project Engineer

Do you enjoy working in an international environment, with technical challenges and contribute to a healthy and inspiring working environment? This might be the role for you.

An exciting opportunity has arisen as HARDWARE PROJECT ENGINEER, reporting to Global Customer Support, After Market Projects. In this role, you will be a part of the Offshore & LNG team delivering “Full Picture” solutions to the maritime industry. The role is responsible for hardware engineering, ordering and documentation in department delivery projects.

Our projects are based on upgrading / replacement of KM and other makers, Integrated Automation & Control Systems on vessels worldwide. Such types of projects are exciting and hectic with many unforeseen technical challenges, which need to be handled during the process. The available time we have in projects are limited and require engineers with determination and ability to solve difficult tasks, in a short time.

Our technical solutions have success in the market; the goal is to maintain and strengthen this position in the future. We are now looking for our next team member.

Key accountabilities

  • Analyze, engineer and plan installation of solutions based on old marine electrical and mechanical documentation
  • Mechanical completion, pre-commissioning and commissioning activities
  • Rules and regulations towards electrical installations in the marine industry
  • Automation, DP and Navigation
  • Kongsberg Maritime product portfolio Automation, Navigation and DP, sensors and reference systems
  • Travel as required to support our customers


Qualifications and experience

  • Higher technical education/ technical education, relevant experience may compensate for lack of education
  • Preferable 4-5 years working experience from technical or administrative sector
  • Newly graduates are also encouraged to apply for this position
  • Practical experience and knowledge of marine equipment and control systems is preferred
  • Some experience from either AutoCad, K-Tools, eDMS (ProArc), ERP -and CRM systems is an advantage
  • Fluent written and oral communication skills in English and Norwegian

All applicants will be evaluated. You don’t have to be an experienced Hardware Engineer. You will get the training, coursing, and mentoring that is necessary to bring you up to a professional level.

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority. For more information visit

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • adhere to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • create a stable and re-assuring work atmosphere and support and encourage the team.
  • demonstrate specialist knowledge and expertise in own area
  • produce fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions

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
Kongsberg, Horten or Sandefjord

Point of contact
Kristian Gran, +47 90082653

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 Global Customer Support division is responsible for Kongsberg Maritimes services, upgrades and support in the aftermarket. Our 2300 employees are present in 35 different countries around the world. During the operational lifetime of more than 30.000 installations, we ensure cost-efficient delivery of services, upgrades and spare parts in order to secure availability and predictability to our customers.

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