GRIFF Aviation seeks Electronics Design Engineer

Electronics Design Engineer GRIFF Aviation

Do you want to work in an innovative and exciting industry?

GRIFF Aviation is growing and we are strengthening the team with an Electronics Design Engineer. As an Electronics Design Engineer at GRIFF Aviation, you will have an exciting and varied work day where you contribute to create the best and most robust unmanned aerial systems of the future. We have numerous and very exciting development projects that contribute to an intelligent, smarter, safer and more powerful future in a variation of industries like offshore, defence and aviation.

Join us and make a significant impact in product development, design, and maintenance of our technology. You’ll help create innovative, future-oriented solutions. Our diverse team of 18 employees from various nationalities is based worldwide, with most working at our Sykkylven premises, where we also have a nearby test area.

We seek a passionate technologist with high ambitions and deep professional curiosity. Join our dynamic development environment, where you’ll work with cutting-edge technology and have significant influence on our products and direction.

The position reports to the CEO in GRIFF Aviation.


You will work with the design and development of electronics and electrical systems used in our unique drone technology. You will have independent and varied tasks and work closely with committed and skilled colleagues. We have a multidisciplinary team consisting of experts in electronics, programming, avionics and mechanics. Together we design and develop 95 % of the components in the vessels in-house in close contact with customers and an international supplier network.

Your other areas of responsibility will be

  • Developing both analogue and digital electronics, including simulation
  • Designing and developing circuit board layouts and electrical system design 
  • Developing test system for use in production
  • Build circuit board prototypes, documentation and testing the functionality 
  • Safety and reliability analyses, including documentation of compliance with standards and regulations
  • Continuous improvement of products and processes
  • Occasional international travels 


We are looking for someone who has more than three years of experience with design, development and production of electronics, preferably from the aviation, offshore, or defence industries. 

As a person, you enjoy a hectic and varied work day where you solve problems and develop innovative solutions. You appreciate a flat company structure and you have excellent collaboration skills. In order to thrive in this position we reckon you are motivated by continuous improvement and contributing to finding the best solutions. You take initiative and have the ability to make decisions. We will value that you are results-oriented and structured, and have good analytical skills combined with a practical ability. 

It is also desirable that you have

  • Technical education (BSc or MSc), preferably from electronics
  • Good communication skills in Norwegian and English, both written and spoken
  • Experience with analysis, design and documentation in connection with product certification (for e.g. aviation, defence, medicine etc.)
  • Experience from from work in a development environment


  • Game-changing technology, unrivalled design, exceptional performance UAVs
  • Exciting and challenging tasks
  • A pleasant and creative work environment in an industry that is growing strongly
  • Professional development in a strong interdisciplinary environment
  • Competitive conditions, as well as good insurance and pension schemes
  • Social activities and a great work environment

The workplace will be at our head office in Sykkylven, Norway.


For more information, please contact our recruitment partners advisors from HAMNØY AS:

  • Cathrine Vikse Johnsen, tel. 976 09 098
  • Espen Gismervik, tel. 912 49465
  • Tonje Lavik Hansen, tel. 902 46 867

Register and submit your CV and application as soon as possible, and remember to attach all relevant certificates and diplomas. Our recruitment partner treats all inquiries confidentially – also towards us at GRIFF Aviation in the initial phase, if desired.

Application deadline: 14th of August 2024 – applications are processed on an ongoing basis.