Senior FPGA Developer

We in Kongsberg Discovery believe that the key to the continued survival of humanity lies in the sustainable management of ocean resources. KONGSBERG is committed to providing world class tools and systems for ocean exploration and assessment. We in the Ocean Science department aim to build systems that support the world in quantifying the realities of the ocean and assess the impact of industrialization of the ocean resources. Do you want to join us on our mission to unlock the secrets of the oceans? If so, we would very much like to talk to you.

We in Kongsberg Discovery are now looking for an experienced FPGA Developer to join us. This exciting position is in the Ocean Science R&D department, where we design and develop underwater acoustic systems for the ocean science segment. We are looking for a specialist FPGA Developer who is a structured and organized person and interested in product development. The right candidate is passionate about FPGAs, VHDL development  and digital electronics. 

Your coworkers are leading experts in acoustics, electronics, signal processing and embedded design. Joining us you will be working within a strong professional environment, and you will have the opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge.

Key accountabilities

  • High level of expertise with FPGAs
  • FPGA System architecture
  • Digital HW design
  • Build and test tool development

Qualifications and experience

  • Relevant Bachelor or Master of science
  • Experience with FPGA- and HW tools
  • Preferably cross-discipline knowledge (HW, Embedded SW)
  • Good communication skill – both in English and Norwegian

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

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 are recognized by

  • Highly qualified colleagues who are willing to share their knowledge and experience 
  • Dynamic and innovative environment 
  • Competence development through challenges 

Point of contact

Tor Einar Gauslaa

+47 41209252

Work location

Horten, Trondheim, Lysaker

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.

Kongsberg Discovery is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations, and project delivery for KONGSBERG's subsea and marine surface sensors, hydroacoustic positioning, sonar & mapping systems, robotic vessels, and communications systems. Through its comprehensive portfolio of offerings, Kongsberg Discovery continues to be recognized as a world leader in its core markets all over the world. We have a strong history and track record of delivering world-class products and services to customers across the globe. There is a firm focus on developing advanced technological and autonomous systems that optimize operations at sea – while simultaneously reducing the environmental impact – our solutions are key in transforming the maritime sector for a more sustainable future.

Ocean Science & Mapping Systems.

Kongsberg Discovery is growing in Horten!

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication