Technical Project Lead

An exciting opportunity has arisen as Technical Project Lead in our Propeller Systems organization. We are seeking for an engineer with interested in technical challenges and with goal-focus and commitment taking responsibility for leading the technical parts of our projects.

You will be a part of a competent and positive team working with customization of propeller systems in new sales projects. The team are handling everything from development and interface adaptions, to detailed manufacturing drawings and customer relations.

As Technical Project Lead you will have the overall technical responsibility for the delivery of propeller projects and be our representative in technical matters. You have a close dialogue with our customers, suppliers and internal stakeholders. This to maintain our high standard of delivery and make sure our products will meet our customers unique and specific needs. You work side by side with our Project Managers, who has the commercial responsibility, and in close collaboration with colleagues from different divisions. In this position, you should find it motivating to have many projects and contacts ongoing in parallel. Some travelling to customers and suppliers worldwide may also be required.

What we can offer

We offer an inspiring and safe work environment with the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future. A position with a wide range of challenging work tasks, opportunities to make a real difference and develop on a technical and personal level. You will work at a world leading supplier of maritime solutions in an international environment and in multidisciplinary team collaboration. Some travelling will be part of this role, mainly to our internal stakeholders globally. We can offer flexible working hours and the option to work partly remote based on your work tasks.

Qualifications and experience

To succeed in this position, you should have a B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in engineering. Experience from leading projects and/or working as design engineer is meritorious. In our global organization high level of English, both written and spoken, is important.

Teamwork is key to succeed, we highly appreciate your ability to co-operate well with others, build relationships, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals. The ability to act on own initiative and with a goal-focused mindset deliver support to our projects is highly valued.

Sounds interesting? Apply today, latest 2024-05-29

Our ambition is to fill the position as soon as possible, selection and interviews may therefore begin during the application period. For this position we work with personality and ability tests, which may be sent to you if you proceed in the process.

Since we are a company working with customers in the Naval segment, questions related to citizenship will be part of the selection process.

Point of contact

Jenny Wikberg, Manager Engineering to Order  

+46 73 200 92 98,  

Julia Palmqvist, HR Manager – Propeller Systems

+4672 392 23 14,   

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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Kongsberg Maritime in Kristinehamn consists of 310 engaged people working with sales, research, development, design, service and assembly of market leading solutions for different types of vessels. Our Hydrodynamic Research Centre provides world leading CFD and Testing capabilities in support for our Product centres and customers.

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