Kongsberg Maritime - Propulsion & Engines

Documentation Engineer

An exciting opportunity has arisen as a Documentation Engineer for the Propulsion and Engines division. We are looking for someone who is passionate about technical writing and can deliver high quality customer documentation according to the S1000D standard. As a Documentation Engineer, you will collaborate on exciting development and delivery projects, and take responsibility for the documentation work for one or more product families. You will need to build strong relationships with engineers, project managers and buyers, and collaborate to produce the basis for the documentation to be edited in a professional manner.

Key accountabilities

  • Create and update instructions for our manuals.
  • Development and management of documentation for customer projects.
  • Development of documentation for new products.

The documentation includes, for example, technical function descriptions, quality instructions, inspection and test plans as well as project documentation according to customer requirements.


Qualifications and experience

  • Education or work experience as a Technical Communicator or similar.
  • Proficient in English (primarily written).
  • Experience of working in an XML-based tool (preferably according to S1000D + structural / architectural level).
  • It is preferable, but not a requirement, with experience of illustration work.


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
  • Communicate clearly and professionally and write concisely.
  • Work in a detailed and structured order and use a methodical and systematic approach to create documentation and to prioritize and plan work.
  • Co-operate well with others, share knowledge, experience, information, and support others in the pursuit of team goals.


Work location
Ulsteinvik, Norway
Kristinehamn, Sweden
Rauma, Finland
Hybrid working is possible.


Point of contact
Kjartan Sundnes, Manager ETO and Classification, Thrusters, Propulsion & Engines, +47 95110245
Kellieann Hukins, Manager of Systems Engineering, Propulsion & Engines, +47 91167210


Propulsion & Engines offers a complete set of propulsion products, from small to large main Thrusters, Propellers, Rudders as well as auxiliary propulsion with both retractable Thrusters and Tunnel Thrusters. These products are applicable to most vessel types in the Offshore, Merchant and Naval markets. Many of these products come in both mechanical and electrical variants. For faster vessels, we provide a wide range of aluminum and steel Waterjets for both Naval and Commercial applications. The products are based on world-class competence and state of the art internal hydrodynamic capabilities.

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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Ulsteinvik, Kristinehamn or Rauma


Kellieann Hukins

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Kjartan Sundnes

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