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Senior Engineer - Advanced Maneuvering

To further strengthen our world leading community within Positioning & Maneuvering we are currently looking for two ambitious Senior Engineers to join our team. You will be reporting to Technical Product Manager, Advanced Maneuvering.

Our aim is to use our technology and expertise to develop even more climate-friendly solutions. Simultaneously we aim to bring to market and capitalize on new products and solutions developed on the road towards autonomy.

The Advanced Maneuvering product range currently includes Poscon Autopilot, Auto Crossing and Auto Docking which also can be integrated with Joystick and Station keeping. New products such as Anti-Collision systems are being added to the portfolio. The product advisor is our expert with regards to domain, technology, application, or functionality. The product advisors work in the interface between product management and R&D.

Key accountabilities

  • Translate customer and stakeholder needs into product design and implementation
  • Specify future features and functionality of the products
  • Define, prioritize and follow up product development and maintenance projects and activities within the product line
  • Provide technical sales assistance to our sales organization
  • Provide technical support to delivery projects
  • Assist in pilot deliveries
  • Perform as an integral part of the Automation and Bridge Systems organization collaborating across the Kongsberg Maritime organisation

Qualifications and experience

  • MSc or BSc within cybernetics or electrical engineering, relevant experience might compensate for formal education
  • Have extended knowledge about the technical and market aspects of the product
  • Minimum 4 years of experience from product development or delivery / service organization
  • Know the main benefits and drawbacks of our products compared to primary competitors is beneficial

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • identify commercial opportunities and you have a strong positive impact on business growth and profitability
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • demonstrate specialist knowledge and expertise in own area
  • produce fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals


What we can offer

  • An exciting and important position working for the world-leading supplier of maritime solutions
  • International work environment and multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Professional development and career opportunities
  • We offer the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future
  • We offer flexible working hours

Work location
Ålesund (other KM locations can be discussed)

Point of contact
Torbjørn Hals, Technical Product Manager (958 85 462)

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