Höegh LNG: Maritime Trainee - Digitalization 


Höegh LNG has a digitalization strategy and we are already well on our path implementing and seeking new possibilities. We seek a Digitalization Trainee to take part in and form our journey. 

In cooperation with the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association, we are offering an 18-month Trainee program starting August 2020.

You will spend your time take part exploring, identifying and implementing digital initiatives across the Company. You will spend time on board our vessels and shore offices on several continents; learning about processes and tools - looking for areas to utilize digital initiatives.  

You will be based in our IT department, however you will rotate within most parts of the business areas.

Typical areas to work with 

  • Seek corporate wide possibilities to use modern and innovative digital technologies such as

    • Machine learning & Artificial Intelligence (AI),

    • Business Intelligence (BI),

    • Robotic process automation (RPA), 

    • IOT,

    • Cloud, tools for efficient collaboration with internal and external parties.

    • Identify vessels new communication solutions ie. 4G/5G/LOS/Vsat

    • Explore digital twins (OT and IT processes), shipboard as well as shore is in scope.

  • Identify and work with areas to utilize blockchain or similar technology.

  • Explore and utilize modern data analytics tools, big data and distribution methods.

  • Develop or improve processes to agile and disruptive supporting digital improvements.

  • Identify new technology and measures to support innovation and develop our digital strategy

  • Rotate within most units within the organization to learn processes and identify their digital potential.

  • Exploring tools and do solution design and coding if needed.

  • Key participant in our ongoing Vessel Data harvest project, covering full value chain, from FSRU to customer.


  • You are open minded, forward thinking, positive and hungry to learn and think technology and process assessment

  • Always look for simplifications, digitalization/automation

  • Perfect if you have coding experience, but no must.

  • Identify yourself as the ambassador of our growing Digital workforce

  • Proficiency in English.

Personal qualities

  • You possess energy and drive and hi-tech curiosity

  • You are a team-player, but also demonstrate the ability to work independently

  • You have an innovation minded attitude and like to think “out of the box”

  • You work efficiently and achieve results on time.

  • You possess excellent communication and analytics skills.

  • Able and willing to adapt and function in diverse situations with diverse business cultures on all continents.

  • You identify with Höegh LNG`s values: Innovative, competent, committed and reliable.


We offer

  • Demanding and rewarding tasks in a strong and respected company in a rapidly expanding global business

  • Great corporate culture within an international work-environment, high employee-satisfaction and enthusiastic colleagues

  • Excellent insurance schemes including health-insurance

  • Flexible work-hours

  • Subsidized canteen and paid lunch-break

  • Modern and central office-premises

  • In-house gym-facilities and subsidized gym memberships

Please apply through this link before October 1.