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Freevalve - Software and electronics design engineer

The Koenigsegg R&D team is an agile hub of highly talented individuals, where the sum is greater than the parts. Koenigsegg is committed to hiring and developing top talent from across the world for any given discipline. Our world-class team operates with a non-conventional, ‘Lean Development’ philosophy of high inter-disciplinary collaboration, flat organizational structure, and technical contribution at all levels. You will be expected to challenge and to be challenged, to create, to innovate and find your way. Koenigsegg have a wide variety of disciplines for both internal and external use and is one of them.

For this role we are looking for someone with glow for automotive electronics and do not fear the challenge to put electronics in a combustion engine environment. Open for new ideas and proving them either wrong or right leading by doing. You will be part of a growing team supporting the Koenigsegg unique cam less system. You will have a direct possibility to influence the product and investigate new paths. You will be working closely with external and internal customers in an entrepreneurial start-up like organization. You will be part of the company growth in putting the most interesting technology in the combustion engine market yet to date.


Koenigsegg Automotive are searching for an exceptional Software and Electronics design engineer to join their Freevalve department. Here you will work with some of the best engineers in the industry. Freevalve is made up of a small team of highly skilled engineers who are dedicated to delivering a cleaner and more efficient combustion engine while still maintaining the raw power that Koenigsegg is known for around the world. We are looking for attitude and personality to fit in the team and rather tailor the responsibility based on experience.

Work with great people

Markus Lundh
Prototype driver and technician
"I get to leverage my strengths and put me in opportunities where I can shine – from production to prototype tech & driver!"
Kenneth Christensen
Engine Assembly Team Lead
"Working with first-mover tech, the daily work at Koenigsegg is always a exciting challenge. Not for the weak of heart."
Elif Ozdemir
Homologation Engineer
"The feeling of having a part in building a piece of art, a Koenigsegg, is just… beyond description!"

Skills & Requirements

You will work in a highly intelligent, lightweight and motivated team to achieve our goal of revolutionizing the combustion engine with Freevalve technology. As a Software and Electronics design engineer, you are expected to deliver first class solutions on-time and in-line with the company expectation. You will work cross functionally, interacting with both internal stakeholders and external customers. Design, testing, de-bugging and issue resolution can be expected as part of your daily duties. Report writing and reporting to the management is also expected. You will have the responsibility for both the Software and the Electronics for the actuator.

The successful candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Electronics Hardware architecture design and main controller selection
  • Embedded systems with a proficiency in C, C++, Python, Java etc
  • Integrating 3rd Software applications
  • Main, power and sensor adaptation
  • Main controller selection
  • Firmware development
  • PCB testing and debugging at prototype level
  • Giving instructions and be part of mass production implementation
  • Altium schematics entry + Altium PCB layout will be seen as a bonus
  • Test case and documentation
  • 5+ years working with embedded systems and/or electronics design

As a person you should be:

  • Well organised with a “can-do” attitude
  • A positive thinker who is self-motivated
  • A team player with good communication skills
  • Forth coming with ideas and solutions
  • Meticulous and methodical in diagnostics and problem solving
  • Pro-active in report writing and escalating issues seen in development
  • Flexible with a willingness to adapt to the fast pace nature of the role
  • Passionate about what we do here at Freevalve

Great Place to Work

  • Opportunity to impact a growing company

  • Work alongside world-class talent

  • Flexible work schedules + Culture of collaboration

  • Long track record of success and profitability

  • Engaging and sharing work environment

  • Quick decision making, flat hierarchy

About the company

Freevalve is a cutting-edge technology company developing a cam-less combustion engine solution with fully variable valve train operation. Freevalve strives to continue the innovative legacy of the Swedish automotive industry with its technology aimed at furthering the validity and sustainability of the internal combustion engine. As a sister company to Koenigsegg Automotive, Freevalve is in the same pursuit of creating the engine of the future - both for Koenigsegg and a very select external clientele. Freevalve currently also cooperates directly with several OEMs and Tier1 as part of making Freevalve technology commercially available and scaled for the global market.