Kongsberg Maritime - Sensors and Robotics

Information Developer

We are expanding and are looking for a new colleague to take part in the development within our business. As an Information Developer you will be responsible for customer documents such as user manuals for marine environments and develop and maintain information on our website. If you are highly motivated to work with product managers, project managers and developers and seek an opportunity to specialize and work with converting high tech to understandable text, you could be the right one for our team.


Key accountabilities

  • Develop and maintain information for the Kongsberg Group's web pages
  • Prepare technical illustrations and photographs
  • Work closely with product managers, project managers and developers
  • Prepare technical information with texts that are;
    • short and straight to the point, addresses the reader directly, satisfies international readers, easy to translate and easy to reuse
  • Prepare publications which will;
    • be linked to "online help", installation, use, maintenance and sale of products
    • be published in parallel on a number of interactive digital formats (PDF, CHM, EPUB, HTML, Webhelp)
    • be distributed both for internal use, for specific customers and on the web
    • reuse information from the CCM database as much as possible
    • translated into a number of European and Asian languages
  • Work in standardized tools: DITA with SDL Tridion Docs CCMS database and Oxygen XML Editor, Adobe InDesign, Adobe DreamWeaver, CorelDraw + a number of other smaller applications, but NOT in Microsoft Office


Qualifications and experience

  • Engineering background
  • Experience in writing technical documentation is an advantage


You are able to

  • act on own initiative, make things happen and accept responsibility for the results
  • analyse complex issues and problems and come up with rational judgments
  • communicate in a clear, precise and structured way
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals
  • Communicate complex information clearly, consistently and accurately – all in English
  • Use industry-standard tools such as XML, DITA standard, Content Management System (RWS Tridion Docs), the Adobe suite and CorelDraw.


What we can offer

  • An exciting and important position working for the world-leading supplier of maritime solutions
  • Personal development and career opportunities
  • We offer flexible working hours and the option to work remote or from home office
  • Social welfare club with social and recreational activities


Work location
Horten, Strandpromenaden

Point of contact
David Ofte, Operations Manager, +47 93 61 05 76

Kongsberg Maritime, a subsidiary of KONGSBERG, is a global marine technology company, providing innovative and reliable technology solutions for all marine industry sectors including: merchant, offshore, subsea and naval. Headquartered in Kongsberg, Norway, the company has manufacturing, sales and service facilities in 34 countries. Kongsberg Maritime is part of KONGSBERG, an international, knowledge-based group delivering high-technology systems and solutions to clients within the oil and gas industry, merchant marine, defence and aerospace


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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