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Senior Software Engineer - Navigation

There has never been a more exciting time to work in Kongsberg Maritime than right now. With us, you will be in forefront of enabling the business to achieve their objectives through being part of the development of the next generation of maritime navigation systems. You will be joining the organization at a time when digital innovation is key to the success of the company, and we want people to help us shape this journey.

Our department is responsible for development of the maritime navigation system of Kongsberg Maritime. This position will primarily be responsible for our software development and maintenance of our core ECDIS (Electronical Chart Display & Information System) product as well as the development and integration of subsystems to lift our products towards the shift to autonomy operations.

Key accountabilities

  • Software development and ownership of our ECDIS system and development
  • Build up profound knowledge of the maritime navigation systems
  • Build up knowledge of maritime navigation regulated standards (ECDIS)
  • Read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals
  • Work with development within the field of autonomy operations


Qualifications and experience

  • We are looking for you who has a degree in one of these fields:

Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in SW Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Cybernetics

  • Experience with developing in C++/C#
  • Good communication skills in English, both spoken and written


If you have some experience with the following its a plus, but you will get the training and mentoring needed to bring you up to a professional level.

  • Visual Studio and Windows, Git, Azure DevOps, Linux


You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • comply to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • analyze complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments
  • 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 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.

Work location

Point of contact
Andreas Fertl, Department Manager, +47 46886268

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