Project Manager - Test & Validation
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Project Manager - Test & Validation
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for an experienced and driven Test & Validation Project Manager to join us in our mission tocontribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our Test & Validation team based in Skellefteå, Sweden. By joining us, you will be a key player in ensuring high performance and quality in our products and contribute to the success of one of the first large scale European battery factories.

About the job
As a Test & Validation Project Manager, you will have the opportunity to be a key player coordinating customer project testing activities. In addition, collaborating cross functionality to establish digitalized testing facilities & solutions to deliver best in class results to Northvolt and its customers.

About the team
The quality department is led by the Director of Quality and composed of three main aspects, Production Quality, Quality Control and Test & Validation. The department focuses on implementing a strong quality mindset across the organization and is amongst one of the most cross-functional in the organization.
The Test & Validation Project Manager will be a part of a small Test & Validation team, made up of cell Test &
Validation experts, Data Scientists & Technologists. The team will be greater than the sum of its parts, leveraging internal know-how, executing traditional Test & Validation methods and driving advanced technologies & data innovations, ensuring Northvolt can sustainably assure cell Quality

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • You will be the main interface to the customer project teams, sharing test capacity plans, reporting and escalations.
  • You will work closely with the Test & Validation operational team to optimize test capacity, in parallel satisfy contractual obligations to the customers
  • You will progress projects, including establishing new testing facilities, managing and documenting the
    specification and coordinating cross-functionally to ensure successful execution
  • You will contribute and drive the development of selected advanced technology projects, including image sensing and data innovation

  • You will establish and maintain meaningful relationships with relevant key players across the organization

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. 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.
Planned starting date is asap.

Please note that any applications submitted via email or direct messaging will not be considered.

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!