Automation & Controls Engineer



Other Engineering
Gdańsk, Poland
Posted on Wednesday, August 9, 2023

Job Description

We are looking for a dedicated and driven Automation Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent and passionate Automation team based in Stockholm. By joining us, you will be a key player in developing Manufacturing Engineering’s capability in automation and contribute to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

As a Lead Automation Engineer you will be working closely with the industrialisation and manufacturing teams to design and implement a highly automated production process both in terms of production process control, material handling and robotics.

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.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Defining and development of automation requirements specification and control system architecture
• Design and implement automation systems for advanced factories, consisting of conveyors, vision systems, AGV’s and specialized manufacturing equipment
• Be part of the team to select key automation solution suppliers and collaborate to deliver turnkey solutions to enable prototyping or manufacturing.
• Work jointly with industrialisation and manufacturing teams to identify and implement new opportunities to upgrade automated processes and increase productivity.