KM - New departments 2021

Control System Developer

Are you an ambitious cybernetics professional looking to make a difference?

Well here it is; a unique opportunity to join us in shaping the future of the maritime industry.


Kongsberg has a long-term commitment to the reduction of greenhouse gases and other negative environmental effects. Our aim is to use our technology and expertise to develop even more climate-friendly solutions. This drive towards sustainable innovation creates a transformational shift with an accelerating pace in technology development.

Kongsberg Maritime is a leader within maritime technology and our proud and successful history is tightly linked to applied cybernetics. Know-how in matters of modeling, estimation and control have been, and continues to be, fundamental to our competitive edge and solving the challenges at hand.

To further strengthen our world-leading professional community within applied maritime cybernetics we are currently looking for ambitious and talented cybernetics professionals to join our team.


What will you be working on?

You will be contributing at the cutting edge of research-based and market-oriented innovation, working with exciting and challenging R&D problems in applied maritime cybernetics, following the solutions all the way from newly hatched ideas into finished market products.

Kongsberg Maritime is the world leader within Professional Positioning with over 4000 DP systems delivered. You will be contributing to developing new solutions for remote control, guidance and control of mission equipment, enhancing mission critical operations, energy optimization, and bringing to market our next generation dynamic positioning system.

Kongsberg Maritime is developing control systems for low-manned / unmanned ships, and we hold the world’s first contracts for commercial delivery of autonomous vessels. You will be contributing to a number of development activities and delivery projects with a focus on integrated sensor technology, automated transit and docking, and collision avoidance.


Who are you

  • Well-rounded individual with a strong collaborative mindset.
  • Effective communication skills in English, both verbally and written
  • Ambitious, self-driven and confident in own technical expertise
  • Engineering doctor’s/master’s degree in cybernetics, marine cybernetics or equivalent with emphasis on nonlinear and/or predictive control methods
  • Competence, interest and experience with marine surface applications of cybernetics
  • Experience with Matlab/Simulink and C/C++ programming


What we can offer you

An exciting opportunity to work with innovative, sustainable and exciting solutions for the future. If you are ambitious and want to make a difference, then this is the place to do it.

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 competitive pension and insurance scheme. We offer an inspiring and safe work-environment.


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Bjørn Ole Vinje

Department Manager

Phone: 95 88 51 33


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.

WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication

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