Senior Engineer, Hydraulics

Design, optimize, and provide technical documentation for motion-compensated equipment as a Senior Engineer, Hydraulics in Kristiansand, Norway. Collaborate with global team, ensure project success, and mentor others.

Kristiansand, Norway  UTC+01:00   Hybrid   Full Time   1001-5000   60 days ago

MacGregor is a leader in sustainable maritime cargo and load handling with a strong portfolio of products, services and solutions. Shipbuilders, shipowners and operators are able to optimise the lifetime profitability, safety, reliability and environmental sustainability of their operations by working in close cooperation with MacGregor.

Shape your journey onboard and offshore with us

MacGregor is looking for a Senior Engineer, Hydraulics (with experience in motion compensated equipment) who will design and provide technical documentation according to the project requirements. In this role you will follow the MacGregor project execution model and follow up and supervise external/hired engineers.

The location of the position is Kristiansand, Norway.

Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Design, modify and Optimise equipment from existing product portfolio
  • Develop new efficient and sustainable concepts and solutions
  • Discuss and provide input to technical solutions with Technical Advisors, Product Owners and Discipline Managers
  • Deliver designs on budget, time and quality. Report progress, identify project risk and suggest mitigating actions
  • Assist in the tender phase (read and comment on customer specifications, highlight deviations, and produce required documentation)
  • Create models and simulations of hydraulic systems to predict system performance, potential issues and propose corrective actions using Simulation tools
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge in the field of hydraulic engineering as well as class requirements international standards, and country regulation regarding product design
  • Advise and guide other engineers, acting as a mentor in your area of expertise
  • Provide internal and external technical support
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Line Manager (including flexibility for travel if required)

What you’ll need to succeed

  • University degree (M.Sc. / B.Sc.) within Engineering
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in a global organisation
  • Strong understanding of engineering design principles and practices
  • Collaborative with developed multicultural communication skills
  • Proficient in AutoCAD, E3 and SimulationX software
  • Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
  • Attention to detail and commitment to safety
  • Good technical English skills, both written and verbal
  • Willingness to continuous improvement

What do we offer

  • An opportunity to work with renewable energy solutions and support to make global trade faster, smarter and more sustainable
  • Interesting and varied work in an international, dynamic and multidisciplinary environment
  • Inclusive and multi-cultural working environment
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid work- according to agreement
  • Competitive salary, good pension scheme and health insurance
  • MacGregor Norway AS is a member of the joint Arrangement for AFP
  • Free car-park
  • Charging for electric vehicles
  • Canteen facilities

You will be part of

By joining MacGregor, you will be able to work closely with leading industry professionals, developing and implementing new concepts that set the standards in the maritime transportation and offshore industries. We offer our employees the opportunity to be part of a truly global organization leveraged upon our shared values of Integrity, Quality and Safety. With us you will be part of a collaborative working culture with challenges and opportunities to further develop yourself professionally.

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity - please submit your application today! Please note that interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.

For more information regarding the position, please contact Pawel Mika, Manager E&I and Hydraulic.


Phone: +47 405 88 000

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About the role

Mar 26, 2024

Full Time


Sep 18, 2024


Kristiansand, Norway



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