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

We are looking for a experienced Material Flow Systems Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent Engineering team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be a key player in ramping up Northvolt ETT and contribute to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

As a Material Flow Systems Engineer at Northvolt, your role involves managing industrial material flow projects for advanced facilities. You'll analyze flows, collaborate across areas like Material Flow Engineering and Automation, ensuring lean solutions.

We seek an execution-driven professional with strong problem-solving skills, adept at multicultural settings and tech-driven solutions. This role offers a chance to lead innovative projects, collaborate closely with stakeholders, and contribute significantly to Northvolt's growth. It's an environment valuing innovation and fostering personal and professional development in Material Flow Engineering, Automation, and Quality Management. If you're passionate about leveraging technology to solve challenges, Northvolt provides an exciting opportunity for career growth.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the material flow value stream map for specified blocks, analysis of the information and material flows and associated improvements.
  • Responsible driver behind direct, indirect, and return flows, discovering gaps and improvements for specific blocks.
  • Responsible for defining and contributing to following cross functional Blueprint, Simulation and Execution areas, where Blueprint is referring to a lean, standardized and a flexible enough solution for a designated factory block to easily be adopted and scaled. (Material Flow Engineering and Blueprint, Automation Engineering, Factory Simulations, Traffic Control Software Engineering, Internal Operations, Quality )
  • Holistic Material Flow design and execution. Responsible for clearly determining, documenting, and implementing the “state and resolution” aspects of each material.

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 recognize 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. For us it’s important to look at your skills and potential, please refrain form including your picture and age with your application to help us with this.

Apply with CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.

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.

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Application due date 2024-09-30
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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