Principal Engineers – Field Instrumentation

With Aibel you have a chance to develop your career through a range of projects in renewables and oil and gas. We call ourselves Engineering Pioneers. Whatever our job is, we approach it with creativity, curiosity and a drive to find new and better solutions. First we imagine the future. Then we build it.

Department for Instrumentation in Oslo, located in Asker, is looking to strengthen the team with new Principal Field Instrumentation Engineers. You will play a pivotal role in the conceptualization and design of instruments. This position offers the opportunity to leverage your expertise to shape innovative solutions and drive forward-thinking initiatives.

About the position

In this role, you’ll leverage your technical expertise and multidisciplinary approach to navigate market dynamics and commercial impacts. You will be entrusted with the responsibility of crafting detailed instrument descriptions for study tenders, and conducting preliminary phase studies. While familiarity with Aibel’s operations is beneficial, your ability to quickly grasp our business model and align opportunities with our strategic focus is key.

Responsibilities and tasks include

  • Responsible for Instrument in Concept development
  • Problem solving/optimization and finding new solution for given Instrument design challenges
  • Support and assist Business Development within Instrument issues as well as marketing
  • Responsible for knowledge of relevant national and international rules and regulation (PSA, NORSOK, API, ISO etc.)


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience from years with the technical qualification
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience and competence
  • Preferably experience with concept development work
  • Knowledge of methods and technologies for Instrument design
  • Fluent in written and spoken English – Norwegian is an advantage

Personal qualities

  • Systematic and goal-oriented with a curiosity for project success
  • Efficient, adaptable, and capable of producing deliverables for various maturity levels
  • Multidisciplinary understanding with an interest in conceptual work and study development
  • Willingness to seek advice and share own experiences with others
  • Eager to improve methodology and solutions through digital tools

Become our colleague
Aibel offers many career opportunities. With us, you can work across disciplines, build competence and develop your own potential. This contributes to a vibrant and engaging work environment. We also offer flexible working hours, and our welfare clubs have a wide range of activities and training opportunities for all our employees.

Our overall strategy is to strengthen and grow the company's strong position within various energy segments, including offshore wind, oil and gas and hydrogen. At the same time, we always pursue new opportunities. Aibel sees social responsibility as a fundamental prerequisite, and sustainable development is therefore a natural part of our guidelines, work procedures and decision-making processes.

We value diversity and work targeted to secure inclusion of all employees.

Can you identify with our values, and are you inspired by our vision?
Then we would like to hear from you!

Application deadline and contact information:
For questions regarding the position, please contact:
Department Manager – Bjørn Kristian Andersen, or 004795061614.
Work Place: Oslo/Asker
Application deadline: 30.04.2024

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