Technical Project Lead

We are currently looking for Technical Project Lead to increase the technical coordination capacity in our Subsea & Special Purpose team. Our team develop, designs, deliver and maintain automated handling systems for deployment and recovery of manned and unmanned equipment and vehicles. The projects will vary from standalone winches to complex winch and handling solutions including aftermarket upgrade projects.

In this role you will use your strong technical knowledge to contribute to deliver the handling systems for the future. Our wide range of products and projects will give you possibilities to personal development as a member of a highly skilled team.

We are looking for you who are structured and possess a strong technical background.


  • Accountable for preparing engineering plan that comply with the contractual milestones together with Engineering Manager/Team Leads.
  • Accountable for the engineering hour budget together with Engineering Manager/Team Leads.
  • Accountable for reporting risk and opportunities for engineering discipline throughout the project. 


Project resource with a system overview for all disciplines.

  • Coordinate the technical disciplines within the project
  • Improve communication between Project Management and Engineering.
  • Improve the understanding of technical contractual documents in project.
  • Ensure close coordination between engineering disciplines.
  • Facilitate design freeze, safety consideration and design reviews.
  • Ensure that the complete technical package is released.
  • Formalize engineering impact on project changes like VO’s, change of baseline with regards to budget and plan.


Qualifications and experience

  • Technical education with higher professional degree or bachelor level, and / or relevant experience
  • Experience in use of PLM Tools – where Teamcenter is preferred.
  • Good understanding of project requirements, flow through supply chain, manufacturing and service, and work experience from projects.


You are able to

  • Act on own initiative, make things happen and accepts responsibility for the results.
  • Co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience and information and support others in the pursuit of team and project goals.
  • Use a methodical and systematic approach to deliver tasks on time, at budget and to the right quality.
  • Be aware of own strengths and limitations and pursue learning opportunities.


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
Ålesund, Hjørungavåg or Brattvåg.

Other KM locations can be considered for the right candidate.


Point of contact
Anniken Huse – Engineering Manager Subsea & Special Purpose, +47 922 47 827

Johan Vestre - Vice President Subsea & Special Purpose, +47 992 64 360


Kongsberg Maritime, a subsidiary of KONGSBERG, 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 Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales, and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime is part of KONGSBERG, an international, knowledge-based group delivering high-technology systems and solutions to clients within the oil and gas industry, merchant marine, defence, and aerospace

Our Propulsion and Handling division owns, develops, and delivers world class handling solutions, with focus on system solutions and integration driving increased efficiency in our customers' operations. The division is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations and project delivery for all Kongsberg Maritime’s winches and handling solutions.

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