Kongsberg Digital is looking for their new resource as Design System Lead!


Do you want to work in a world-leading firm where you will combine your competence frontend with a burning interest in UX-design? Then we suggest you keep reading.

Denne stillingsutlysningen er utløpt siden 27. juli, 2018. Se andre jobbmuligheter »


In recent years, KONGSBERG has had a major focus on bringing the entire group into a new digital world. When establishing Kongsberg Digital, they took an important step towards realizing the group strategy by developing the next generation digitized products and services. Kongsberg Digital has developed an open ecosystem for commercial actors to drive the digital growth. The ecosystem is build on a standardized digital platform, Kognifai.

Kongsberg Digital currently consists of 500 employees with extensive in-depth competence within the entire range of modern software development. Here you will be part of a solid development environment where sharing experience and interdisciplinary cooperation are essential parts of their everyday life. The team to be part of will have a main responsibility within
user experiences.

You will be part of a larger international development team. Together you will work on enabling a consistent user experience. As Design System Lead you will play an important role in the development and design of the Kognifai Design System. The Design System is a collection of web design patterns, components and guidelines enabling the creation of a consistent and great user experience. We expect you to be proactive in continuously developing and promoting the use of the Design System by developers and ensuring that it meet user requirements.


Kongsberg Digital will continue to extend the design system and application framework by adding new features and support for relevant technologies. In addition to development tasks, this role will have a major responsibility when it comes to:

  • Inclusion of new patterns & components into the design system
  • Keeping guidelines for development of application up to date
  • Planning of development tasks for the team
  • Providing input into Kognifai platform strategy & roadmap
  • Migration of applications on to the design system
  • Onboarding and advising development team on how to deliver a consistent user experience.

Ønskede kvalifikasjoner

  • Completed relevant higher education
  • Work experience with front end development
  • Great interest in design

Personal fit will be considered important for this role. The right person takes ownership for the end product design, and it is important that you are both detail oriented as well as motivated by great responsibility and various work tasks. If you in addition to this always strive to reach your goals through collaboration more than individual achievements, we hope to hear from you!

Other Information

  • Deadline: 27th of July
  • Location: Asker or Trondheim
  • Start date: As soon as possible, but we'll wait for the right person
  • When applying: Please submit your resume, motivation letter and grades

Academic Work is responsible for this recruitment process, and will give you feedback on your application within 14 days. Any questions might be directed to Catalina Enes


Kongsberg Digital is a provider of next-generation software and digital solutions to customers in maritime, oil and gas and renewables & utilities industries. The Kongsberg Group has around 7700 employees in around 70 offices in more than 25 countries around the world. KDI consists of more than 500 experts with industry leading competence within internet of things, smart data, artificial intelligence, automation and autonomous operations. In addition, Kongsberg Digital is the group-wide center of digital expertise for KONGSBERG.

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