Fugro Company Profile

System Developer



Job Description

Intro Satellite Positioning:

Fugro Norway AS-Satellite Positioning Service Line is a world leading company in satellite positioning and develops applications and products for high accuracy navigation and positioning services. Many of our customers operate vessels equipped with dynamic positioning systems which demand superior accuracy and integrity for their operations; others are merchant vessel operators with specific requirements for their navigation solution. Fugro occupies and is committed to maintaining a leading position within our field of expertise.

Fugro Norway AS-Satellite Positioning Service Line is responsible for the Seastar DP and Oceanstar range of products and services. The company is in the forefront of technical development and a market leader within the positioning business. The company is today ISO 14001, 9001:2008 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certified .


Fugro Norway AS - Satellite Positioning Service Line is looking for Senior SYSTEM Developer

We are looking for a team member with great knowledge of Linux systems, general networking and strong software development skills who enjoys varied development challenges and also likes to get his/hers hands dirty with operational tasks. Our team is a small GNSS-focused R&D group based in Oslo, cooperating closely with similar teams globally in the larger Fugro organization. We write most of our stuff in Python, Go and C++, running under Linux, both in cloud and on our own on-premise servers.

We deal with rocket science!


Key Accountabilities:

  • Design, develop, test and maintain near real-time software systems and Linux server infrastructure
  • Participate in operational activities such as system monitoring, configuration and upgrade
  • Create and maintain appropriate documentation for software and systems
  • Work independently and in teams according to needs
  • Be self-driven in managing tasks and responsibilities and report accordingly to supervisor(s)


Qualifications required:

  • 5+ years of recent experience with Python/Go/Bash software design and development
  • Fluency with Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible.
  • Good knowledge of DevOps fundamentals and solutions
  • Excellent Linux sysadmin and shell scripting skills
  • Strong knowledge of general networking and main protocols.
  • Fluency with local and cloud Git solutions, CI/CD routines.
  • Understanding of database administration
  • Capability to troubleshoot, analyse, understand and enhance complex systems
  • Technical education on M.Sc./B.Sc. level in Computer Science or related subjects
  • Good written and oral English


Advantageous skills

  • Some knowledge of modern C++, writing, building, testing, running and debugging programs under Linux
  • A desire to understand the fundamentals of GNSS
  • Good written and oral Norwegian


What we offer

  • Opportunity to develop software for world-wide use!
  • International work environment
  • Flexible work hours, opportunities for remote work / home office
  • Excellent office facilities in a favourable area
    • Subsidised canteen with warm meals, soup, salad and more every day
    • Easy access to SATS, ELIXIA and EVO Fitness (100m)
    • Secure bike parking facilities and wardrobe/shower
    • Parking
  • Mobile phone and internet covered
  • A self-development plan including training and/or conferences
  • Career opportunities in Fugro, both in Norway and abroad
  • The best colleagues we know!


To make sure you are fit for fight, we cover

  • Health insurance
  • Group life insurance
  • Critical illness insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Annual health check


Disclaimer for recruitment agencies:

Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated .