Kongsberg Maritime - Sensors and Robotics

Will you help automate us?

Manufacturing Engineer Automation

Are you a person with strong interest in automation, robots, vision systems and efficient manufacturing? With us you will work in a team delivering Manufacturing Solutions. From tools to documentation to maintenance, through advanced processes and on to automation. Our ambitions go from implementing robots in machine tending and testing, to inspection cameras and automated guided vehicles.

Our department have a dedicated development lab and is working structured across disciplines to deliver a complete pack for manufacturing and testing of our subsea products. While making deliveries in a hectic environment, you will also be encouraged to experimenting and exploring new possibilities.

Do you like to connect with your co-workers, inspire and bring great ideas to life? With us you will get the opportunity to dig into complex challenges and come up with reliable solutions.

Key accountabilities

  • Develop automation solutions including estimating ROI
  • Maintain and follow up automated stations
  • Collaborate with R&D environments in Design for Automation
  • Introduce new automation technology for our manufacturing departments

Qualifications and experience

  • BSc or equivalent in a technical field. Relevant experience may compensate for lack of formal competence. We encourage newly graduates to apply.
  • Experience in relevant programming languages. We use C, C++, Python, LabVIEW.
  • Experience from development of automated solutions
  • Project management experience is desirable
  • Experience and knowledge within network and IoT

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
  • demonstrate specialist knowledge and expertise in own area
  • 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 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.

Work location
Strandpromenaden, Horten

Point of contact
Jonas Eriksson, Group Manager, Jonas.eriksson@km.kongsberg.com

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.
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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