Kongsberg Maritime - Propulsion & Engines

Design/Development Engineer

The R&D team for Rudders are looking for a Design/Development Engineer to work with innovation of our rudder products. You will be part of a high skilled team and work with developing new concepts and methods for vessel steering and maneuvering in cooperation with the team and other departments in Kongsberg Maritime. The role will also include general sustained engineering activities as construction, modelling and calculation.


Key accountabilities

  • General design and development work for rudders
  • Mechanical construction and modelling
  • Calculation and dimensioning
  • Project Work and Project Management
  • Teamwork accross the business


Qualifications and experience

  • Master or Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Relevant experience from yard or other mechanical background is an advantage
  • Experience from 3D design tools (we use NX)
  • Experience or knowledge with dimensioning tools, i.e. FEM

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
  • make an impact, convince and persuade others and promote plans and ideas successfully
  • use a methodical and systematic approach, plan ahead, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively
  • produce fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals


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 hour’s 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.

You will be part of our Propulsion and Engines business which 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.


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Point of contact
Leiv-Arne Fiskerstrand - +47 913 74 815


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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