Architectural Design Engineer
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Architectural Design Engineer
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Northvolt has an exciting job offer for an Architectural Design Engineer to join our passionate and growing team supporting the establishment of our first giga-factory in Skellefteå.

In joining us, you will play an important part in building one of the first large scale European battery factories. Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society.

As part of the Civil, Structural, Architectural Northvolt design team, you will be the Architectural Design Engineer who will lead all architectural design for our Northvolt Ett supporting ongoing and new projects of our battery factories. You will be responsible for preparing, reviewing or coordinating the architectural engineering design of this pioneering project.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Preparation or review of Northvolt architectural design philosophy and implementation in design.
  • Coordinate/ gather the architectural design requirements from multiple disciplines.
  • Ensure coordination between internal /external stakeholders and design consultants and compliance with environmental requirements.
  • Preparation and review of basic designs.
  • Control of material quantities.
  • Ensure deliverables required to be submitted by design consultants are provided in a timely, safe, efficient and high-quality manner.
  • Resolve technical queries from Contractors and act as technical support to procurement, commercial, construction and commissioning.
  • Creation of the architectural maintenance/ operational procedures.
  • Review technical data CSA for process equipment during design, FAT and installation phase.
  • Work with the Maintenance and Operations Teams to achieve a successful handover of the design documentation and flawless start-up.
  • Creation or review of architectural design procedures, detailed design, structural design specifications and associated typical drawings.

The person we are looking for is flexible, curios and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organization values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. Qualities that we cherish are sense of quality, friendliness, grit and a sense of humor.

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognise that while our actions as individuals have a role to play in driving Northvolt towards its goals, we always seek to move forward as a team. We offer you an open and welcoming atmosphere where we win as a team – and fail as a team. Northvolt is growing at the speed of light and we are a strong believer in internal career development.

Apply with CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is asap.

Why you should work with us!

The world is turning its back on fossil fuels. With the change comes new opportunities and new demands for industry. Together, let’s build a cleaner world.

Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, Northvolt has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and has grown to over 3,000 people from over 100 different nationalities. 

Northvolt has to date secured more than $55 billion worth of contracts from key customers, including BMW, Fluence, Scania, Volkswagen, Volvo Cars and Polestar, to support its plans, which include establishing recycling capabilities to enable 50 percent of all its raw material requirements to be sourced from recycled batteries by 2030.

Application due date ASAP
About the employer
Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, the company has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery. Northvolt is now a European leader within battery production, engaged in partnerships with some of Europe’s premium automotive manufacturers and industry players. At Northvolt we challenge ourselves and others everyday to move rapidly towards a more sustainable future. We use passion, boldness, and excellence to invent, build and recycle the greenest batteries in the world. Together we learn, fail and grow in a caring team, knowing our multiple perspectives and skills are crucial to our success. Welcome to Northvolt!
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