Senior Project Engineer/Discipline Lead – Structural Design

As Senior Project Engineer / Discipline Lead – Structural Design, you will report to Department Manager – Structural Design. You will manage the Structural department's part and role in Ship Design projects. This includes managing and planning the deliveries, document requirements for customers, internal suppliers, relevant approvals from Classification Society and authorities and necessary resources. The Discipline Leader will be part of a project team and coordinate with other disciplines in the project execution.

What we can offer you
We ensure that new and existing team members are well looked after, with tailored training and a mentoring arrangement. With us, you will be offered a competitive salary and benefit packages with good development opportunities in an environment with strong focus on diversity, inclusion and belonging. 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.

At KONGSBERG, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. We encourage you to apply, even if you do not meet every requirement. Research shows that women and minority groups are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. Your unique perspective is valuable to us. Your skills, attitude and perspective could be exactly what we are looking for!


Key accountabilities

  • Discipline Lead: Project coordination / execution for the structural design discipline
  • Coordinate discipline team members during project execution, adhering to the delivery times and budget
  • Coordinate with internal disciplines, teams and internal / external suppliers
  • Manage deliveries and approvals of structural design documentation
  • Contribute in vessels arrangements and functional design
  • Uphold delivery excellence and actively contribute to R&D initiatives and sales support.
  • Collaboration Champion: Work closely with the broader project team, securing approvals from customers, class authorities, and national bodies.
  • Team Player: Foster a positive social and professional environment within our team

Qualifications and experience

  • Relevant engineering education, from college or university
  • Experience within structural design and engineering
  • Experienced in rules and regulations related to ship design
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office
  • Experience in project coordination preferred

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

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and take pride in your work
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively.
  • cooperate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information, and support others in the pursuit of team goals

Our Integration & Energy division owns, develops, and delivers world class integration, with a focus on providing sustainable and efficient integrated solutions with customer value beyond the aggregated value of products and systems. The division is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations and project delivery for Energy solutions, Ship Design, Green Fuels and Remote & Autonomous solutions. Integration & Energy is established to support Kongsberg Maritime’s customers in navigating the energy transition, using our knowledge of marine operations and technological expertise to take a leading role as our customers’ key partner in reliable, sustainable, and safe vessel operations.

Work location
Hjørungavåg / Ålesund

Point of contact
Jan Einar Hovden +47 913 57 937
WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication