Kongsberg Maritime - Sensors and Robotics

R&D Designer

in Electro Acoustic Transducers

Kongsberg Maritime is now looking for an R&D Designer to join our team. The position is in our central technology department designing underwater acoustic systems. Your coworkers are leading experts in acoustics, electronics, signal processing and embedded design, passionate about their work and ready to share their knowledge. 

We want your expertise in the Electro Acoustic Transducer Team!

We are designing the acoustic transducers for our products; sonars, echosounder, and multi beams for seabed mapping and underwater communication equipment. We focus and optimize on good design practice, performance and efficiency. If you are highly motivated to work with innovation,and seek an opportunity to specialize and work with advanced challenges in electro acoustic transducer development, you could be the right one for our team.
Key accountabilities 

  • Physics
  • Acoustic
  • Design and simulation
  • System integration and test

Qualifications and experience 

  • Educated as Master, PhD or equivalent
  • Knowledge in FEM tools and Matlab
  • Passion and enjoyment in the field of physics

You are able to 

  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • learn from others and share your competence freely
  • be a dedicated team player
  • produce fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions 
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way
  • analyze complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments

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. 

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority.  For more information visit www.nsm.no. 

For over 200 years, KONGSBERG has made solutions that enable people around the world to deliver extreme performance under extreme conditions. Today we are a world leader in several areas within maritime operations, defense, aerospace, and oil and gas industry. Our strength is to put together centers of expertise around products, technologies and market needs. 

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. 

Our Sensors and Robotics division develops and delivers world class connected sensors and smart robotics for Marine, Research and Naval applications. The division has the responsibility for KM's leading offering of Underwater Mapping systems, Underwater Positioning, Marine Robotics, Fishery and Naval Sensors, Precision Positioning and Sensing Solutions. 

WORLD CLASS through people, technology and dedication 

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