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R&D Engineer – Electronics Design

Kongsberg Discovery 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 Horten, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities world wide

We are a world leader within positioning and communication systems used in a wide range of marine operations within research and energy sector. Our products and systems, HiPAP and cNODE are fully developed and produced by Kongsberg Discovery.

Over the years we have built KONGSBERG Discovery to become a world leader within acoustic sensors for every kind of maritime use and we are continuously developing new and improved systems to meet global environmental challenges.

We are expanding our business and are looking for engineers and Tech leads that want to be a part of our dedicated development team shaping the future systems for underwater positioning and communication systems.

By joining us, you will belong to an interdisciplinary team with a mix of young and more experienced colleagues and will be able to learn from highly competent experts.  Together we develop solutions that aim to improve the global environment. There is a chance to make important contributions both to the international maritime markets and to the future of our company. 

Welcome to our team!

Examples of tasks and responsibilities in our group

  • Development of electronics for extreme performance in extreme conditions
  • Digital, analogue, high speed and mixed signal design
  • Signal conditioning and processing
  • Power electronics and DC/DC converters
  • Embedded systems and FPGA
  • Low noise acoustic front-end design
  • Hands-on verification and problem solving
  • Analysis and documentation


  • BSc / MSc degree in Electronics design, Cybernetics, Physics or equivalent

Personal Qualities

  • Innovative and able to think outside the box
  • Curious
  • Systematic and accurate execution of tasks delivered on time
  • Collaborative
  • Analytic approach to problem solving

We offer

  • Challenging tasks
  • Inspiring and international working environment
  • A chance to contribute to a sustainable future
  • A variety of career development opportunities within KONGSBERG
  • Good work-life balance through hybrid solutions and flexible working hours
  • A varied workday with design, practical lab-work and sea trials locally in Horten
  • Good pension and Insurance schemes

Are you interested in more information or curious about the position? Contact Knut Lian, +47 928 33 894

Employment with us may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority for more information

In KONGSBERG we value diversity and welcome applicants of all genders, ages, abilities, orientations, and beliefs.