Kongsberg Maritime - Sensors and Robotics

R&D Mechanical Designer

An exciting opportunity has arisen as R&D Mechanical Designer. The position is in our department for Subsea Acoustical Technology, 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, echosounders, and multi beams for seabed mapping, fish finding and underwater communication products. We focus on and optimize 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 mechanical design for electro acoustic transducer development, you could be the right one for our team.


  • Responsible for the mechanical design within the electro acoustical transducers
  • Production of prototypes in collaboration with own Industrialization department and mechanical workshop
  • Testing of new materials and making use of new material technology
  • Participate in automating production

Qualification and experience

  • Master’s in mechanical design
  • Mechanical design and 3D modelling
  • Strength calculation and dimensioning (FEM method)
  • Preferably experience with machines from workshop / production etc.

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

You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accepts responsibility for the results
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocates resources effectively
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals
  • analyze complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments
  • produce fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way

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.

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Point of contact:
Frank Tichy, R&D Manager, +47 992 03 955

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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