Lead the digital revolution as our Director Digital Solution


About Vard electro

Vard Electro is a globally recognized and trusted provider and advisor of marine electrical systems. It offers an extensive set of services during the lifetime of a vessel, from design via installation, integration testing and commissioning to remote diagnostics, conversions, and hands-on services on board the vessel. The company is based in Tennfjord, Norway and has strategic hubs in Brevik, Romania, Brazil, Singapore, India, Italy, UK and Vietnam, Canada and the US.

Vard Electro offer innovating concepts and technologies with focus on cost-effective and sustainable solutions for performance optimalization, and constantly seek to develop new, innovative, and flexible solutions with a green profile.

Your Workday

As our Director Digital Solution, you´ll have the opportunity to work in a forward-thinking, goal-oriented corporation with groundbreaking technology. You will have full leadership responsibility for the digital transformation and development of intelligence solutions for Vard Electro.

You will drive the big data revolution by incorporating operational data from ships and optimizing digital solutions and services. Take initiative and implement market-driven innovation. You will work with cross-functional and cross-cultural teams that can drive innovation forward and will spearhead our digital development.

Some of your key responsibilities

  • Lead our digitalization project and take it to the next level
  • Develop, manage, monitor and implement the group's digital strategy in line with organizational values, objectives and priorities.
  • Continue Developing and defining Vard`s Digital Solutions based on the strategic plan
  • Be “the” point of contact and strategic leader in the digital development work.
  • Develop, communicate and promote new concepts and solutions.


Who we´re looking for

We seek a person with experience with building digital products and solutions and a strong understanding of system architecture and reviews for data platforms.

As an individual, you should possess a follow-through mentality and a drive to inspire others and demonstrate stability and endurance. Experience in the maritime sector is a significant advantage coupled with staying updated on the latest developments in the maritime digital industry. Craft and execute the strategic vision & roadmaps of our digital products, based on inputs from the market and key stakeholders. To succeed, experience with the development of data gathering and storing for digitalization is a prerequisite, as well as management of software development teams.

Employer Vard Electro
Job title Director Digital Solution
Apply by 11.12.2023
Location Tennfjord
Language English

Any questions?

Maren Øverli
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Maren Øverli
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Christer Baltzersen
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Vard Group AS

We boast of more than 7,000 employees worldwide, and operate shipbuilding facilities at home in Norway, as well as in Romania, Brazil, and Vietnam. Our headquarters are located in Ålesund on Norway’s stunning west coast, a city famous for its Art Nouveau architecture.

As well as providing high-end design and engineering services to the global maritime industry, through our specialized VARD subsidiaries we create and develop an outstanding range of advanced power and automation systems, deck handling equipment, and vessel accommodation solutions.