Lead Engineer Hardware

Are you an experienced engineer seeking a new challenge and eager to advance your career even further? Our Delivery Department for Hardware in Offshore Production Systems (OPS) are looking for a Lead Engineer to drive advancements in Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Integrated Control & Safety Systems (ICSS), with a strategic focus on elevating the FPSO market. Join a team where positivity, problem-solving, and collaboration are not just valued but celebrated.

You will also work with tasks related to new builds, upgrades, and expansions of KM’s equipment domestically and internationally, onshore and offshore. Some travel should be expected.


  • Act as the department’s Lead Engineer for the FPSO market.
  • Responsible for planning and technical solutions across disciplines.
  • Participate in studies and bidding processes.
  • Coordinate tasks both in-house and internationally.
  • Engage in both small and large projects.
  • Follow projects from initial phases to installation and completion.
  • Provide training for new employees.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in automation or relevant fields. Relevant experience can substitute formal qualifications.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a Senior Project Engineer. 
  • Experience with several of the following products:
    • ICS – K-Pro
    • ICSS – K-Safe / K-Chief
    • DP (Dynamic Positioning) – K-Pos / K-Thrust
  • Fluent in both oral and written Norwegian and English.
  • Strong organizational skills and a proactive approach.
  • Ability to perform independent tasks with a focus on quality and professionalism.
  • Positive and solution-oriented, with good collaboration skills.

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority, clearance through Civil Aviation Authority or a background check.


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. You’ll work with leading and high-tech solutions - dive into a culture of innovation and progress, where each day presents fresh chances for growth!

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Steinar Bruun

KONGSBERG aims to reflect the diversity of the population in its recruitment process. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply, regardless of gender, age, or cultural background. Applications will be evaluated continuously, so don’t hesitate to apply.

Our Automation & Control division develops technology, products, and solutions applicable for maritime vessels, offshore production units, and fisheries & aquaculture. We look at the ocean space as our operating area where we deliver a wide range of products and services. Our deliveries ranges from single products to fully integrated systems and solutions. Automation & Control serve a wide range of market segments. Through our comprehensive portfolio of offerings Automation & Control has been recognized as a world leader in our core markets for the last decades.

KONGSBERG is a leading global technology group. Throughout our proud two hundred year history, we have continuously advanced, applying innovative solutions to the needs of our customers, partners and society at large. We believe diversity is our strength. By fostering an inclusive and diverse culture we nurture and ensure space for different perspectives and ideas. We are determined in our work to mature and improve our ability to utilize our diversity and culture of differences to create positive business results.

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