Kongsberg Maritime - Propulsion & Engines

Development Engineer

An exciting opportunity has arisen as Development Engineer for AZ-PM and TT-PM in Kongsberg Maritime. You will be a central resource providing and verifying the technical solutions. As a Development Engineer you will also be part of the team ensuring that the product meets the classification and legislate requirements. You will help resolve and specify customer specific solutions to meet the market requirement in addition to promote our products in customer meetings.

AZ-PM is a high-end azimuthing thruster with the motor fitted in the nozzle driving the propeller via a ring around the propeller, eliminating the need for gears in the driveline, providing a compact direct drive permanent magnet motor main propulsion. TT-PM is the equivalent solution for Tunnel thrusters with a compact unit including the motor fitted as a complete unit inside the tunnel, eliminating the need for gears and inboard space consuming motors while reducing the noise produce by the thrusters transmitted to the hull. 

Key accountabilities

  • Development and verification of technical solutions and requirements for AZ-PM and TT-PM products
  • Evaluation and verification of technical solutions and suppliers’ solutions versus requirements
  • Production and verification of product and technical documentation, e.g.,
  • Technical specifications and product safety documentation
  • Installation, service and user manual
  • Technical sales documentation
    • Strength analysis
    • Product classification
    • Resolve customer technical issues

Qualifications and experience

  • Bachelors’ or masters’ degree within engineering or work experience in mechanical detail design and engineering
  • Preferably experience or good understanding within marine propulsion, preferably azimuthing propulsion, power electric competence and FEM analysis
  • Oral and written communication skills in English. Communication skills in other languages are considered an advantage.

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 accept responsibility for the results
  • adhere to company rules and procedures and execute plans with commitment and determination
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • analyse complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments
  • produce fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions

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
Per Nahnfeldt, Manager Product PMTT / PMAZ / POD, +46 706284072

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, defence and aerospace

Our Propulsion and Engines business covers the strategic, operational, engineering activities for propulsion products, engines and waterjets. Today our product range is one of the broadest in the world and our accountability as a team include all aspects of the product range including market requirements, product strategies & development, product costs and profitability throughout the life cycle.

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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Per Nahnfeldt

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