Oh oh! Awesome! {$ msg.text $} ({$ msg.count $})

Structural Design Engineer (m/w/d)

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Heide
  • On-site
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Heide
  • On-site

We are searching for an experienced and motivated Structural Design Engineer in Germany to join our team for a major capital project in Northern Germany.

You will be part of the Factory Program team that will drive the planning, purchasing, construction and commissioning of our new battery factory in Heide, Germany. Built in multiple phases over 5+ years the factory represents a multi-billion Euro investment project.

About the job
As part of the Civil, Structural, Architectural Northvolt design team, in this role you will be the Structural Design Engineer supporting ongoing and new projects of our battery factories.
Responsible for preparing, reviewing or coordinating the structural engineering design, on assigned project.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Preparation or review of Northvolt structural design philosophy and implementation in design and coordinate/ gather the structural design requirements from multiple disciplines
  • Ensure coordination between internal /external stakeholders and design consultants and compliance with environmental requirements with the ability to carry out conceptual design independently to communicate design intent when necessary
  • Preparation or review of foundations, steel and concrete structural design of main building as well as multidiscipline support design and attendance in design meetings

  • Ensure deliverables required to be submitted by design consultants are provided in a timely, safe, efficient and high-quality manner and to resolve technical queries from Contractors

  • Creation or review of structural design procedures, basis of design, structural design specifications and associated typical drawings i.e. Northvolt factory blueprint electrical design, while ensuring full compliance with Northvolt policies, regulation and governance

The person we are looking for has great communication skills to have constant interaction with team members and external parties such as contractors, vendors, authorities, and auditors. You have high work ethic, you are a multi-tasker with strong analytical ability and attention to details as well as critical thinking, and problem-solving skills. You also need to be passionate & purpose driven - as we work for a more sustainable future and have a can do-attitude with an entrepreneurial spirit together with the ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently.
We are looking for a driven, caring and structured team member. You are used to a high paced work environment and got good time management skills. Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor, while being highly organized and result driven.

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.

Work with great people

Josephine Korijn
Investment Manager
"We move at a fast pace and decisions are made in a deliberate, thoughtful, and bold manner."
Mohamed Farah
R&D Electrode Manager
"At Northvolt there is no right or wrong. Everyone brings something to the table."
Maria Åstrand
Director Raw Materials
"It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity to be part of starting up a new industry segment."
Erin Mathews
Industrialisation Manager
"I love being a part of such a bold effort to tackle the energy problem."

Skills & Requirements

We believe that you have :

  • Bachelors or Master’s in Structural Engineering
  • Professional registration - Chartered Civil/ Structural Engineer, or equivalent
  • Computer literacy (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Fluency in English
  • Valuable (but not required) is fluency in other languages, including German
  • Minimum of 7 years experience in Advanced Manufacturing or similar industry.
  • Experience/ ability of designing industrial buildings according to European and German codes and safety standards.
  • Experience of carrying out structural engineer design work
  • Experience of working in a multidiscipline environment
  • Experience on brownfield and greenfield projects
  • Experience in all project design phases, from concept to basic and detailed design
  • Experience of following design projects through to construction phase
  • Experience of site based engineering roles
  • Experience with, and motivated to, setting up work methods and procedures, work with process evaluation and documentation.
  • Experience of working in a multi-cultural environment
  • Review of fabrication drawings

Specific skills

  • Experience using drawing software, preferably AutoCAD
  • Experience using structural analysis design software, preferably Staad Pro
  • Design of groundworks improvements
  • Design of various types of foundations
  • Design of steel and concrete structures
  • Design of access platforms and ladders/ stairs
  • Design of multidiscipline industrial supports
  • Design of gantries and lifting rails
  • Ability to interpret geotechnical investigations

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

  • Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture

  • Warrant program

  • Wellness grant

  • 4 semaines de vacances / 4 weeks of vacation

  • Journées maladie illimitées / Unlimited sick days

  • Programme de parts / Employee Stock Option Program

  • RPDB / DPSP

  • Compte Frais Employés / Employee Spending Account

  • Télémédecine / Telemedicine

About the company

Northvolt makes green batteries for a blue planet. Affordable cells and high-quality battery systems. All manufactured with a record-low carbon footprint. Purposely built to provide Europe with the opportunity to switch to renewable energy – efficiently and entirely.

To accomplish this, we do things differently. We design, manufacture, and recycle everything under one roof. We even build our own factories. All this is incredibly challenging and requires us to think in unconventional ways. We’re constantly experimenting, learning and adapting to make batteries so great – they will one day make oil history.

Northvolt is growing fast. We’re staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We're also hiring for our gigafactory Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden. We want to work with smart individuals from all disciplines. Strong individuals that truly want to make a positive impact on the future. Those of us already on board share a passion for our mission. We’re prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. As a team, we’re dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun.


Adrienn Bock | Contact Person

I'm interested
Northvolt

Heide | On-site
Visit website