Kongsberg Gruppen - Space & Surveillance (DSS)

Development of products for satellites, space probes and launchers to space

Senior Mechanical Engineer

KONGSBERG is an international technology corporation that supplies reliable, advanced technological solutions that improve the reliability, safety and efficiency of complex operations and under extreme conditions. Kongsberg Defence Systems is Norway's premier supplier of defence and aerospace-related systems. Kongsberg Space Systems (part of the Division Space and Surveillance in KDS), develops products for satellites, space probes and launchers to space. KSS work closely with the largest space corporations in Europe.

We are looking for an Senior Mechanical Engineer who can contribute to our team

Job Description

  • Mechanisms Design responsibility for Space Mechanisms
  • Technical lead in development programs for Space Mechanisms


Desired qualifications and skills

  • M.Sc. or B.Sc. in Mechanics
  • Technical Management skills
  • Experience with one or more;
  • Gear design, Bearing Design, Tribology, Mechanism Performance Assessment, Kinematic,  Dynamic
  • Design experience with CATIA
  • Experience with engineering tools like Mathcad, Matlab etc. for calculations, simulations and analysis of test data
  • PDM and ERP experience
  • Microsoft Office skills
  • Good English writing and verbal communication skills
  • Proactive attitude, Positive personality, Determined, Innovative, Collaborative, Reliable

The position requires a security clearance according to applicable requirements


We offer

  • Work with Norway's leading Space technology  company
  • Inspiring working environment with highly motivated colleagues
  • Challenging and interesting job in an international environment
  • Competitive conditions

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Håkon Warloff

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Kirkegårdsveien 45 3616 Kongsberg