Electrical Vessel Design Team Manager

Job Responsibilities

You will through the team be accountable for ensuring the technological advancement of our fleet as we accelerate our decarbonization and digitalization ambitions.

This will happen through front end innovation with industry and academia, new build and retrofit projects and continues modification and improvements of our fleet.

Further you will also ensuring that the Safety and Reliability (incl. cyber security) is engrained in all solutions and that the equipment lifecycle is thought into solutions.

You are expected to drive the increased use of data both in the technical solutions as well as in the decision making and technical evaluation.

It is also a key objective to continue the high engagement and talent development in the team as well as secure a close collaboration with the operational teams.

Finally, you are expected to continuously engage with stakeholders to ensure that we solve the relevant issues for the organization.

At the same time we expect that you actively use your network in the industry to drive technology forward and continuously have a relation with our key suppliers.


An experienced maritime Electrical & Automation leader with passion for, and experience with, design and development of novel vessel concepts and who beside having a deep technical understanding has strong business acumen in the maritime field and engaging leadership skills.

You have a minimum of 10 years work experience in designing Maritime Electrical/automation systems combined with an academic education within E/A engineering, along with substantial management expertise.

It will further be an advantage if you have specific experience with new building and vessel retrofit process.

Experience with hybrid systems, fuel cells and advanced automation/autonomy will be an advantage - but not a requirement.

You have strong process and stakeholder management skills as well as good communication skills.

Good communication in English written and verbal, with presentation and facilitation skills are required - Danish is not mandatory.

In return, there will be plenty of room for personal development as well as the opportunity to help progress the leading edge of shipping.

As applications are reviewed on a daily basis, please note, that vacancies may be filled sooner than the deadline indicated. Therefore you are kindly advised to apply as early as possible

Job location

Copenhagen, Denmark