Test Development Engineer / Technician

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We are currently seeking Test Development Engineer / Technician to join our Test and Automation team at Kongsberg Discovery. Our team oversees the testing of a wide range of acoustic transducers. In this role, you will be responsible for updating and maintaining LabVIEW-based software utilized by our testing and automation specialists. Your contributions will directly impact the efficiency and accuracy of our production testing systems, as well as contribute to the development of new test systems.

Are you passionate about ensuring top-notch quality in software systems? Do you thrive in a dynamic environment where innovation and precision are paramount? If so, we would like to hear from you.

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  • Update, maintain and troubleshoot LabVIEW software.
  • Follow established version control strategy.
  • Assist software test developers.

Qualifications and experience

  • Certificate of apprenticeship, technical college or Bachelor in electronics, automation or similar.
  • Experience with LabVIEW and PXI systems is required.
  • Electronics knowledge is an advantage.
  • Curiosity about Python/C# is an advantage.
  • Fluent communication in Norwegian and English languages.

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!

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 accept responsibility for the results.
  • demonstrate specialist knowledge and expertise in own area.
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way.
  • 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.
  • An inspiring and safe work environment.
  • We offer the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future.
  • Social welfare club with social and recreational activities.

Protechting People and Planet guides us, and diverse backgrounds ignite problem-solving.

Work location
Horten, Strandpromenaden

Point of contact
Itsaso Menchacatorre, Group Manager Test and Automation +47 911 31 372

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.

KONGSBERG is a leading global technology group. Throughout our proud two hundred year history, we have continuously advanced, applying innovative solutions to the needs of our customers, partners and society at large. We believe diversity is our strength. By fostering an inclusive and diverse culture we nurture and ensure space for different perspectives and ideas. We are determined in our work to mature and improve our ability to utilize our diversity and culture of differences to create positive business results.

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