Kongsberg Maritime - Sensors and Robotics

Senior Project Manager Marine Robotics

An opportunity has arisen to join us as Senior Project Manager, Marine Robotics in our Sensor and Robotics (S&R) Division in Horten.


What you will be working on

You will be working in a highly skilled multidisciplinary team of colleagues, customers, government agencies and suppliers to deliver world class autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV) and autonomous unmanned surface vessels (USV) systems.

Your role will be to lead projects developing, building, upgrading and delivering world class AUV and USV systems. As a senior project manager you will be responsible for projects with our biggest clients.


You are able to

  • Lead multidisciplinary projects successfully
  • Plan, define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively, using a methodical and systematic approach
  • Understand and identify technical requirements, risks, work breakdown structures, bill of materials, budgeting, and resource utilisation
  • Report project status clearly, consistently and accurately, in both technical and financial terms
  • Communicate, influence and negotiate effectively, with both internal and external stakeholders



  • Bachelor or master’s degree within an engineering discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience from complex delivery or development projects
  • Very good oral and written communication skills in English and Norwegian
  • Experience with modern business tools

 The employment requires security clearance by the Norwegian National Security Authority. The successful candidate can work on un-restricted commercial projects whilst the clearance is being processed. For more information visit www.nsm.no.


What more we can offer you

With us, you will be offered competitive terms and benefit package with good development opportunities in an international environment. We have flexible work hours, hybrid working opportunities and holiday arrangements. 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, Norway


Point of contact

Espen Melheim, Group Manager, Marine Robotics,  +47 95039035


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.


More information on our Marine Robotics products can be found at https://www.kongsberg.com/maritime/products/marine-robotics/


WORLD CLASS – through people, technology and dedication

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