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

We are looking for an experienced Electrical System Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent Electrical Maintenance team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be a key player in establishing the team and contribute to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

About the job
This job includes working on maintaining and developing the PCMS/PQMS automation systems including the IT network. IT network is for the equipment network and building network. The job requires deep understanding and hands-on experience of maintaining very complex equipment into higher electrical system layers forming some of the most advanced control systems in the world. The production environment has very high demands on cleanness, up-time to reach the set quality level, production efficiency and traceability. It will require a combination of proven technologies and the design of new innovative solutions, and you will identify and interact with key solution suppliers. This role can include on-call duty and travels can occur. In this position you will be part of the team that will give our maintenance- and operations team the tools to run the most advanced and efficient production factory in the world.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain the PCMS/PQMS system in the factory.
  • Commissioning of new equipment.
  • Troubleshoot as part of the maintenance procedure.
  • Work together with the Industrialization team to test and verify upgrades and test applications.
  • Review design engineering design documentation (Requirement specifications, Functional design, Logic diagrams, Test Cases, Test Records)
  • Participate in and contribute towards design forums and improvement meetings for technical improvement and optimization of hardware and software processes. Includes new sites and buildings.

The person we are looking for is passionate about innovative solutions and have a strong safety mindset. 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 humour.

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!