Open Application - Factory Layout, BIM & Modelling
Västerås, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Open Application - Factory Layout, BIM & Modelling
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Open Application for Future Opportunities:
Are you eager to be part of a pioneering initiative in the sustainable energy sector? Northvolt is actively seeking exceptional individuals to join our dynamic Blueprint Team. While specific roles may not be available immediately, we encourage passionate individuals with expertise in various fields to submit their profiles for consideration. We are building a talent pool to draw from as opportunities arise within the Blueprint Team.

About the Blueprint Team:

The Blueprint Department is on a mission to develop a digital factory blueprint for a scalable, rapidly deployable, highly efficient world-class battery factory. It constitutes a complete solution that spans process, equipment, materials, facility, utilities and people, with guidelines and tools needed for the establishment of a factory.

The Factory Layout & Modelling team within Blueprint is focusing on the hands-on, holistic engineering of the factory design. This technically diverse team is responsible for figuring out how everything physically will come together within the factory, coordinating complex and multi-disciplinary requirements to a balanced total design. The team is also responsible for generating, developing, coordinating and managing all drawings, models and visualizations needed for the factory design.

We are always on the look-out for new talent within the following roles: **

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(Senior) Factory Layout Engineer

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing holistically optimized factory designs as an integral part of Northvolt Bluprint Engineering, focused on concept and basic engineering phases.
  • Owning a multi-disciplinary design scope, delivering great solutions to highly demanding stakeholders.
  • Generating and managing drawings, models and metadata in 2D and 3D CAD-environments
  • Support development of internal toolboxes and ways of working, help pushing the frontier of modern factory design practices.

We are looking for someone with solid experience from either construction design and/or production design. This role will place you right in the cross-section of these fields; leading the strive towards truly great designs by managing all interfaces and aspects of the production facility.

We believe that you have:

  • B.Sc/M.Sc. in Engineering, preferably within Production, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • 3+ years of experience in manufacturing or production development, preferably focused on factory layout, factory/production design, process design or similar
  • Solid experience in Factory Design tools, practices and procedures.
  • Great English written and oral skills.

Bonus points for:

  • Know-how in the Autodesk ecosystem is highly qualifying
  • Intermediate mechanical CAD-skills
  • Genuine interest and curiosity about tools, visualizations, and the technical frontier

CAD Infrastructure Engineer

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and maintain tools, infrastructure and ways of working used by Factory Layout Engineers and other team members
  • Own, develop and maintain Autodesk Vault servers, associated databases and backend scripts critical for the daily operations of the team
  • Develop and implement automations, integrations, standards and workflows within the team’s toolbox, CAD environments and associated APIs
  • Own and develop the internal CAD-library used in the Factory Design with focus on Production & Material Handling Equipment
  • Support the team with mechanical CAD-expertise and asset generation, as well as standards such as CAD-guidelines
  • Help pushing the technical frontier on how to integrate a broad suite of design tools and platforms in a modern and data-driven factory design environment.

We are looking for a real CAD-enthusiast with solid experience in relevant tools and digital infrastructure development. You will be in the beating heart of our factory design process, leading technical way forward towards the frontier of our field.

We believe that you have:

  • M.Sc. in Engineering, ideally within Mechanical Engineering, Product Design or Production Engineering
  • 3+ years of professional experience in CAD tool management, with a focus on process and production equipment development within Autodesk Vault environments
  • Solid proficiency in design tools such as Inventor, AutoCAD, Navisworks & Revit
  • Intermediate Programming/Scripting skills
  • PLM know-how is expected
  • Great English written and oral skills

Bonus points for:

  • Some experience in production design/factory layouting
  • Great Mechanical CAD-skills
  • Experience in the broader Autodesk/Siemens design suites is highly qualifying
  • Autodesk Construction Cloud/BIM experience

BIM Coordinator

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating with multi-discipline engineering teams and project stakeholders to ensure optimized BIM deliveries and support through all project phases

  • Conduct clash detection and model change management within assigned scope through-out the design process

  • Ensure project compliance with BIM strategies, guidelines and practices

  • Compile and report model data and design insights to key stakeholders

  • Support development of the internal BIM toolbox and ways of working together with internal experts, design teams and stakeholders

We believe that you have:

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in relevant Engineering field such as BIM, Construction/Architectural Design or similar

  • At least 3 years working experience in relevant BIM roles

  • Experience from industrial design projects/environments

  • Genuine interest in BIM and CAD tools and practices

Bonus points for:

  • Experience in CDEs (Common Data Environments) and Model Management

  • Experience in the Autodesk Ecosystem

Architectural Designer, Industrial & Masterplan

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing holistically optimized factory designs as an integral part of Northvolt Blueprint Engineering, focused on concept and basic engineering phases.
  • Generate and deliver architectural drawings, models and associated metadata, in close coordination with discipline experts and technical stakeholders.

  • Help develop internal toolboxes, libraries and ways of working, pushing the frontier of modern factory design practices.

We are looking for someone with solid experience from construction design and modelling, preferably with industrial projects in the portfolio and with a genuine interest for CAD and BIM. This role will place you in the middle of a cross-functional and fast-paced environment; supporting the design team with architectural know-how, visualizations and creative solutions to a complex building puzzle.

We believe that you have:

  • Exam in Architectural Design or similar.
  • 3+ years of experience in architectural design and/or drafting, preferably from industrial oriented projects and designs.
  • Solid practical experience in factory design tools (such as Revit and AutoCAD) and procedures.

  • Great English written and oral skills.

Bonus points for:

  • Know-how in the Autodesk ecosystem is highly qualifying
  • Experience in developing Ways of Working and Guideline documents
  • Genuine interest and curiosity about tools, visualizations, and the technical frontier

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. 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.

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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