Kongsberg Maritime - Integrated Solutions

Embedded Software Engineer, Industrial Field Protocols

Kongsberg Maritime is a global maritime technology company, providing innovative and reliable technology solutions for all maritime industry sectors. Kongsberg Maritime has a leading position in systems for positioning, surveying, navigation, and automation. In addition, we see several new market areas for our technology and products, for instance energy and aquaculture. Our technology plays an essential role in optimizing maritime operations for a sustainable, future oriented business. We work in close cooperation with our customers, suppliers, and research institutions.

By joining Kongsberg Maritime, you will have the opportunity to be a part of our ambitious goals and make a difference to the direction of this industry. Our world leading products and solutions are running on highly reliable real-time platforms, while we continue to look out for and develop next generation technologies necessary to fulfill our ambitions for the future.

To fulfill our challenging and ambitious goals we need to strengthen our competence and are therefore looking for a Software Engineer to join our team. In this role, you will be working with advanced real-time control and embedded systems. Your responsibility will include analysis, design, implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of software to run on our own controllers and I/O modules. You should have an interest in electronics and hardware-near programming, as well as being self-driven with interest and curiosity in relevant technologies.

Key accountabilities

  • Real-time SW development and troubleshooting
  • Industrial communication protocols (CAN bus, OPC UA, Profibus/Profinet, Modbus, industrial ethernet, etc.)
  • Embedded systems
  • Real-time control systems and applications
  • I/O systems and data exchange mechanisms


Qualifications and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree with solid results in fields relevant for the position
  • Familiarity with C/C++ programming
  • Preferably experience with analysis and design with UML
  • Service minded and a passion for solving complex problems
  • Self-driven and confident of own technical expertise
  • Excellent Norwegian and/or English communication 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
  • comply 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
  • co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information and support others in the pursuit of team goals

What we can offer

  • International work environment and multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • An inspiring and safe work environment
  • Professional development and career opportunities
  • We offer the possibility to work with sustainable and exciting solutions for the future
  • We offer hybrid working arrangement


Work location

Point of contact
Gulzaib Rafiq, Department Manager + 47 91 30 25 83


Our Integrated Solutions Division is responsible for product and technology development, supply chain operations and project delivery for all Kongsberg's Automation, Bridge Systems and Electro products and solutions. Since the development of the first Dynamic Positioning system in the 1970's, Kongsberg Maritime has always been in the forefront of developing leading Automation and Bridge Systems, and the Integrated Solutions division is responsible for maintaining and further developing that substantial legacy.

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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