Northern Sweden

Join Sweden’s green revolution

Northern Sweden is a dynamic hub of education and green tech development, home to top-tier universities, research institutions, and some of the most innovative companies on the planet spearheading global decarbonization efforts. Set against the backdrop of stunning natural landscapes, this region offers cutting edge careers and in some of the most beautiful cities on earth.

The pioneers of tomorrow
Meet your future employer

Northern Sweden is home to some of the most innovative companies on earth, working toward decarbonizing everything from raw materials to steel, in an effort to fundamentally change the way we build and power our future. Find your dream job and join Sweden's green revolution.

Global greenhouse gas emissions must be reduced significantly and within a short period of time. Tackling the climate problem will require a transformation – a significant challenge as global energy consumption is heavily linked to fossil fuels. It requires systemic changes that will take time and require a high degree of collaboration between industry and policy makers.
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!
At Vattenfall you’ll take part in a bigger challenge: To make it possible to live fossil-free within a generation. We want to show the way to a sustainable future and stimulate a climate smarter life. This requires new perspectives and actual changes. It requires people who want to make a real difference. Join us and power fossil-free living!
A world where seeing is knowing. A world where access to data means being able to make better decisions faster. A world where you can predict and avoid undesirable situations. A world where both business and human concerns thrive in parallel. We believe that real innovation stems from trust and teamwork. From being encouraged to move fast and embrace ownership of the problem, not just the solution. And we believe in celebrating every win.
Skellefteå Kraft
The development towards a future society that is powered by sustainable energy is not only about switching from fossil fuels to renewables. We also drive development by investing in research in several areas, such as wind power in cold climates. In addition, we constantly initiate new strategic collaborations and carry out sustainable investments.
H2 Green Steel
H2 Green Steel is on a mission to undertake the global steel industry’s greatest ever technological shift. Decarbonization is a necessity, and together we need to act now. We are committed to accelerating change by eliminating CO₂ emissions from the steel production process. Disruptive technology, digital leadership, and our commitment to making a difference will help move the needle. Join us in our mission.
Becoming part of the SSAB family means joining a journey. A journey that we believe is essential for the sustainability of this planet. Steel has been one of the most important materials for developing our society and it will continue to be so. In the roofs over our heads, in the bridges connecting our cities and in the cars of tomorrow. At SSAB we are proud of our history and leadership in high-strength steel. But we are also aware that the production of steel is one of the largest emitters of greenhouse gases in the world. That has to change. That is why we have developed the world’s first fossil free steel production and has committed to becoming largely fossil-free by around 2030. As part of SSAB you will be instrumental in realizing this goal and push for the green transformation of the whole steel industry. At SSAB we strive for a diverse and inclusive environment. We use our values – driven, true and ahead – in making everyday decisions, keeping the customer at the heart of what we do. This makes us all team players, each with the drive to improve. When joining SSAB you will become part of an organization of passionate problem solvers working together on important challenges. We will support your growth by providing a safe and friendly workplace that contributes to work-life balance. If you set out to achieve it, at SSAB you will have the possibility of broadening your skills and becoming a true world-class master within your field. The world needs sustainable steel – together we can make it happen.
For more than 90 years, Boliden has been exploring, extracting and processing base metals and precious metals. Our production is based on experience, innovation and modern technology, developed in collaboration with Nordic technology and engineering companies. Today, we are an industry leader in terms of sustainable metal production from deposits to recycling used metals.
Spearheading Sweden’s green revolution
From Green Hydrogen to Fossil Free Steel

With more than €120 billion invested in groundbreaking green technologies, Northern Sweden is quickly becoming one of the most important green tech clusters on the planet. Home to the mining giants LKAB and Boliden, and new fossil free scaleups, Northvolt and H2 Green Steel, the region is reinventing industrial processes at an unprecedented pace.

As climate change continues to worsen the world over, the companies and cities of Northern Sweden are determined to invent the technologies that will usher in a new era of industrial sustainability.

Explorers welcome
Breathtaking beauty in every season

Northern Sweden is truly a land unto itself. Whether you are hiking the 400 km King’s Trail through the winding rivers and towering peaks of the Swedish Lapland region, heli-skiing in the midnight sun, or kayaking among the 1,312 islands of the Luleå archipelago, this place will take your breath away.

Northern Sweden is also home to some of the most iconic hotels in the world, including the Tree Hotel’s feats of architecture that welcome you to slumber meters above the ground in the Swedish forest; the Arctic Bath, whose rooms are literally floating entirely on water; or the Ice Hotel, a mirage that awakens each winter and melts each summer – resurrecting anew each year.

Or explore the rich heritage of the Sámi, traditionally reindeer herding peoples indigenous to Northern Europe. Whatever your interests, each season will bring you something unforgettable to explore.

Life. Unexpected.

Northern Sweden exemplifies the perfect balance between work and personal life, making it an ideal place for both families and professionals. With its thriving job market, safe and supportive communities, and an abundance of natural beauty, the region provides a fulfilling and nurturing environment. 

Universal education for all
How Northern Sweden cultivates lifelong learning and growth

In Northern Sweden, education and childcare are prioritized, fostering a nurturing environment for children's development and academic excellence. The region boasts a well-established education system, with a focus on inclusive learning environments, individualized support, and innovative teaching methods. 

From early childhood education to higher education, Northern Sweden offers a range of educational opportunities, including public schools, private institutions, and specialized programs tailored to diverse needs and interests. Additionally, childcare services are widely available, with high-quality daycare centers and preschools that provide a safe and stimulating environment for children to learn, play, and socialize.

At the forefront of healthcare
Accessible and innovative solutions for better well-being

In Northern Sweden, healthcare is a cornerstone of community well-being, featuring a comprehensive and accessible system that emphasizes preventive care and advanced treatments. A network of hospitals, clinics, and healthcare centers ensures residents have easy access to a wide range of services, from primary care to specialized treatments. The region is renowned for its cutting-edge research in telemedicine, remote diagnostics, and personalized medicine, providing state-of-the-art care regardless of location.

Highly trained and dedicated professionals deliver compassionate, patient-centered care to achieve the best outcomes. With a strong focus on health promotion, Northern Sweden's healthcare system meets diverse needs and advances medical excellence for all.

Discovering Northern Sweden
Explore the cities that make this region remarkable

Coastal city known for its vibrant cultural scene and picturesque archipelago.


Historic city surrounded by beautiful forests and home to the iconic Boden Fortress.


Located above the Arctic Circle, is famous for its stunning landscapes and the nearby Icehotel.


Charming coastal town renowned for its sandy beaches and cultural events.


Vibrant university city with a thriving cultural scene and access to the beautiful Ume River.


Gateway to Swedish Lapland, offering outdoor activities and the nearby Malmberget mine.


Known for its industrial history, outdoor activities, and scenic waterfront.


Cultural center for the indigenous Sami people and hosts the annual Jokkmokk Winter Market.

Home of Europe's last true wilderness areas

Sarek is characterized by rugged mountains, deep valleys, glaciers, and wild rivers. It's a paradise for experienced hikers and nature enthusiasts seeking remote and untouched landscapes.

Adventures & cultural experiences

Padjelanta is known for its vast open spaces, mountain plateaus, and pristine lakes. It's a popular destination for hiking, fishing, and reindeer watching.


Riksgränsen is famous for its challenging off-piste terrain, heli-skiing opportunities, and the unique experience of skiing under the midnight sun.


Umeå jazz festival attracts musicians and enthusiasts from around the world. It features performances by renowned jazz artists, as well as workshops, jam sessions, and club gigs.


Founded in 1989, the Ice hotel in Jukkasjärvi, Swedish Lapland, is the world's first and largest hotel made entirely of ice and snow.