Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 906 million, the company’s 5,500 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: www.kongsbergautomotive.com

Applications Engineer Europe - (Systems Engineer)


Normanton, GB, WF6 1TN

Country/Region:  GB

About the position

We are seeking a motivated Systems Engineer to join our well established customer Facing Engineering team in Normanton, West Yorkshire. You will work closely with a group of highly competent engineers as well as with one or more of our key Customers in the automotive industry. You will be responsible for the interface between Kongsberg Automotive’s Systems Engineering department and program management with the Customer. Your main task is to identify and evaluate Customer needs and to propose solutions and give technical support to customer and the Kongsberg Automotive R&D and Program Management team.


The right candidate will help drive and shape the future of the business by discovering new system development opportunities and providing service solutions to the leading automotive manufacturers and the KA R&D team. Other key responsibilities include:

  • Providing technical and creative solution support for Customers, KA Program Managers & KA Sales in a timely manner.
  • Playing a leading role within a professional Project Team and implementing KA processes and tools
  • Identifying & evaluating system and components opportunities at the customer
  • Presenting technical solutions to the Customers and executing trial installations on customer new vehicle programmes ensuring KA successful business wins.


If you have strong organisation and time management skills and feel that you have a systematic and positive approach to dealing with issues this may be the right position for you.

To be successful in the role you must have:

  • A BSc Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering
  • Relevant experience in product design engineering
  • Skilled in analysis tools and proficient in MS Office
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills


What we offer

  • An inclusive, global and diverse work environment
  • Hybrid remote working available
  • Condensed working hours meaning a 1pm finish on a Friday
  • A competitive salary of up to £50,000 depending on experience, 5% matched pension contributions and life insurance.
  • Fast paced global environment with endless opportunities
  • Training and knowledge development opportunities
  • Possibility to influence and make a difference in all aspects of the job

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!

Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.

 The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  Engineering
Application Id:  2954
Posting date::  Sep 5, 2023