Kongsberg Maritime söker en Software application engineer

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. We believe that we can achieve world class solutions through dedicated people and continuous improvement of or our technology.

Kongsberg Maritime has a commitment in Sustainable Development Goals and for us, the oceans and marine resources are important. We therefore strive to develop products that help reduce emissions and damage to life below water. We believe in a workplace characterized by diversity and together we can create a work environment that brings the best out of everyone. We are very positive that you want to contribute to our development, and that you want to develop within Kongsberg.

There has never been a more exciting time to work in Kongsberg Maritime than right now. You will be joining the organization at a time when digital innovation is key to the success of the company, and we want our employees to help us shape this journey. As Software application engineer, you will be part of the control systems team, Integrated Solutions division, delivering controls systems and software solutions to the new sales and aftermarket business.

As a Software application engineer, you are responsible for developing new or adapting existing software for our control system contracts and development projects. Your main task is to work with Touch Screen Graphical Interface for our applications in Java / NetBeans. Development and adaptation of other application software, which takes place at block level in AutoCAD, will also be part of your work.

In this position, you will work in close collaboration with Contract managers, Application engineers, suppliers and our customers. Your focus will be to customize software according to individual customer requirements and provide technical support to our sale and service organizations when necessary.

Qualifications and experience

We prefer that you have a BSc degree in electrical engineering and/or equal work experience with development of graphical programming and software design. If you have worked with electrical design and automation systems, we see as meritorious. You should be fluent in English since we are a company with colleagues and customers globally.

You are able to

  • Act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • Use a methodical and systematic approach, plan, define clear priorities.
  • 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

Last day to apply is 2022-05-15

For this position we work with personality and ability tests, which may be sent to you if you proceed in the process. 

Point of contact

Josef Bjurbäck, Technical Product Manager Control Systems, +46 73 365 59 73
Julia Palmqvist, HR Specialist, +46 72 392 23 14

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, defense and aerospace.

Kongsberg Maritime in Kristinehamn consists of 280 engaged people and upholds product management for various types of propulsion for all types of marine vessels, sales and marketing and product assembly. Our Hydrodynamic Research Centre provides world leading CFD and Testing capabilities in support for our Product centers and customers.

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.

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