Vacancies – Digitalization Architect

We are looking for a Digitalization architect to the Engines business in Kongsberg, Norway.

Join the digital transformation of GKN Aerospace Engines! We are seeking a talented and motivated Digitalization architect to join our Engines Business in Kongsberg.
As a member of our global team and the Site management team, you will be responsible for developing and implementing digitalization solutions. These platforms serve as integration, data collection, analytics, and visualization tools across all GKN Aerospace Engines sites.


As a Digitalization Architect you will report to the VP of Engines IT Digital office and also be part of the management team in Kongsberg. Engines IT Digital team consist of skilled and knowledgeable team member whose role is to provide the business global digital solutions in line with the business requirements.

You will be a trusted partner to the business in providing Operational Technology applications and solutions, working alongside the business functions and IT security and IT operations teams.

What we are looking for

What we can say is this: We expect Commitment (to our mission), Curiosity (for the people around you and what they do) and Leadership skills (to drive change in area of responsibility).

As we continue to serve our current products and customers, we are committed to be the most competitive and cost-effective Aerospace organization in the world and the customer’s first choice for a sustainable future. You will be part of a journey where we build upon all existing competences about our products, and to build an organization ready to adopt new ways of working.

So, if you believe you are that person who can and want to help other people grow to the top of their abilities and put them and the team before yourself – that is a good start!

What you will be part of

You will be part of a management team where we all help each other, see each other and take care of each other. This is where you will be able to share your thoughts and questions and be met with an open and helping attitude.

Key responsibilities

  • Drive and guide digitalization solutions for the GKN Aerospace site in Kongsberg.
  • Keeping in contact with internal as well as external customers.
  • Make sure that constant improvement is part of daily routine.
  • Describe to your department their role in reaching our strategic goals and driving change to contribute to these goals.
  • Ensuring the health and safety of your team members.


  • You have a technical education at academic level.
  • You have minimum five years of experience in Aerospace Engineering and/or other relevant experiences
  • You have experience in working with Continuous Improvements tasks and methods. Experience from working with various manufacturing processes would be an asset.
  • It is essential that you have strong customer focus and good communication skills as networking and creating trusting relationships is important in this role.
  • Understanding of automation and knowledge of production of aerospace components (or similar industries).
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to troubleshoot complex technical issues.

For further information, please contact:

Mikael Larsson VP Engines IT Digital Office, phone +46700872229


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