Kongsberg Maritime - Sensors and Robotics

Do you believe that our oceans are vital to our future?

Software Engineer R&D

To meet an exciting, sustainable, and expanding future, we are seeking a Software Engineer R&D to make marine robotics for the future. With us you will contribute to the development of new and exciting products.

You will be joining a dedicated group of software engineers, mainly developing desktop applications and tools for mission planning and execution, as well as data visualization and analysis. We are strengthening the team, and are looking for both experienced and newly graduated developers eager to make a difference.

What you will be working on
You will be responsible for delivery of technical results within the team’s area. On a day-to-day basis you will be involved in software system design, specification, development, implementation, and test. You will also have the opportunity to join our operators on sea trials in the Oslo fjord in order to test and verify new developments.

What more 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.

Although we can't offer you
table soccer or a ping-pong table, we would like to offer you cooperation with our skiers, cyclists, musicians, runners, weight lifters, video gamers, hobby gardeners, boat owners, hikers, photographers, and all other sorts of people that together make up the Marine Robotics department at Kongsberg Maritime.


  • A Master’s degree within computer science or similar. Experience can compensate for a degree. We encourage newly graduates to apply.
  • C++ programming experience. Knowledge of modern C++ is highly beneficial.
  • You are cooperative, responsible, and quality minded.
  • You have an excellent investigative and problem-solving ability.
  • It is beneficial with experience within one or more of the following areas: Efficient visualization, computer graphics, Qt, Windows and/or Linux operating systems.
  • Knowledge about processing large data quantities and networking applications can also be an advantage.

This employment may require security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority.

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Point of contact
Tommy Jansson, Software Developer Manager, +47 402 44 847

You will be part of the Marine Robotics department, who create, design, and build autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and autonomous unmanned surface vessels (USVs), that can explore from the sea surface and down to 6000 meters below. Our vehicles can operate alone for days at a time, gathering information about the seafloor, the water, and objects in the water. We create and integrate advanced sensors for information gathering, maritime navigation, and communication.

More information on our products can be found at www.unmanned-survey.com/ and www.kongsberg.com/maritime/products/marine-robotics/

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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