Service Engineer / Project Engineer

As a Service Engineer or Project Engineer, you are the first in line when it comes to representing KONGSBERG to our worldwide customers. To further strengthen our team, we are looking for Service Engineer or Project Engineer to join our Global Customer Support department in Kongsberg.

At System Support Automation department we are developing and maintaining high-tech automation, control and monitoring system for maritime vessels and oil and gas industry. We support complete process control systems where we integrate other systems and equipment in to one full solution for the customer; hybrid power systems, LNG, autonomy and digitalization are some of the systems we support.

If you posess technical qualifications in the fields of eletronics, automation or electro, and if you resonate with our core values - determined, innovative, collaborative, reliable - and consider yourself highly motivated for global support and project activites, then you are the ideal candidate we are seeking. 

Travel as required. Estimated travel days 50-150.

Are you graduating spring 2024? Newly graduates are welcome to apply for this position.
Please note that candidates will be evaluated on an ongoing basis.  


Key responsibility

  • Technical support, assistance and advisory for automation systems world-wide
  • Software Engineering and Production of technical documentation
  • Software and hardware configuration for controls of: 

    - Power systems (Generators, Batteries, Switchboards)
    - LNG systems (Gas management, compressors, regasification)
    - Safety systems (fire & gas detection, emergency shutdown, process shutdown)
    - Thruster control
    - Digital systems (routers, cyber security, network)
    - Ship automation systems in general 
  • Technical commissioning and installation of K-Chief 700/K-Safe/K-Thrust/Digitalization system

Qualifications and experience

  • Education (Technician, Bachelor, Master) within Electronics, Cybernetics, Process, Control systems or Automation
  • Good IT knowledge
  • Service minded, and customer focused
  • Must meet the health requirements that apply for offshore work
  • Good communication skills in English and Norwegian. Both verbal and written

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority. For more information visit

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • build a useful network of contacts and relationships and utilize it to achieve set goals
  • analyse complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support

What we can offer you
As a service engineer you will get a chance to work with leading technology in an industry which is working towards more environment friendly and green solutions. You will collaborate with people from different cultures and travel the world. You will be an important contributor in an exclusive technical, challenging and fun environment. We offer you a high degree of personal development and career opportunities within Kongsberg Maritime.


Work location
Kongsberg (Ålesund might be considered)

Point of contact
Knut Skullestad, Customer Support Manager, tel.: +47 48084624
Ole Halvor Ingolfsrud, Team Manager, tel.: +47 97004808


Kongsberg Maritime is a technology pioneer, enabling a more sustainable future for our oceans. Our zero-emission integrated technologies advance the maritime industry and solve our customers' toughest problems. With unmatched competence, domain knowledge, innovation, and market reach, we are the trusted maritime partner. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 35 countries

Our Global Customer Support division is responsible for Kongsberg Maritimes services, upgrades and support in the aftermarket. Our 2300 employees are present in 35 different countries around the world. During the operational lifetime of more than 30.000 installations, we ensure cost-efficient delivery of services, upgrades and spare parts in order to secure availability and predictability to our customers.

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 work determined to mature and improve our ability to utilize our diversity and culture of differences to create positive business results.

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