Kongsberg Maritime - Integrated Solutions

Test and verification specialist - power electronics and drives

There has never been a more exciting time to work in Kongsberg Maritime than right now. With us, you will be in forefront of enabling the business to achieve their objectives through our energy products and solutions. You will be joining the organization at a time when digital innovation is key to the success of the company, and we want people to help us shape this journey.

In the role as test and verification specialist power electronics and drives you will be working in the Power Electronics team. The team is responsible for developing, maintaining and supporting the core of Kongsberg’s power electronics technology and drive products. In this role you will be responsible for maintaining and developing our test infrastructure, and you will be taking the lead on testing and qualifying new power electronic converters and drive solutions. You will work closely with our hardware and software engineers to create optimized drive products for the marine industry making sure they are tested according to the latest class rules. As a member of this team you will be working with the core of the technology that enables the integration of new energy sources and energy efficient solutions for the ongoing green shift in the maritime industry.


Key accountabilities

  • Testing and verification of new power electronic converters, drive technology and products
  • Responsible for maintaining and developing test infrastructure for full power test lab
  • Establish test plans and procedures
  • Support on drive parametrization and commissioning
  • Lead type test with class societies
  • Provide experience based feedback for continuous product development


Qualifications and experience

  • Experience with testing and commissioning power electronics converters and drive systems
  • Experience with testing and qualification of new products according to product standards
  • Knowledge of relevant product standards and marine class rules
  • Experience with setup and use of relevant test equipment and instruments
  • Good understanding of power electronic converters and their application
  • Experience with making test plans and procedures
  • Good organization and coordination skills


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
  • 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
  • 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.

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