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CAD Infrastructure Engineer

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

We are looking for a driven CAD Infrastructure Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our passionate Factory Design team based in Västerås.

About the job

You will develop and maintain CAD infrastructure and procedures for usage in Factory Layout Engineering, spearheading the usage of best-in-class tools and Ways of Working within the factory design effort. Coordinating, developing, and implementing feature requests, bug fixes and continuous improvements within the team toolbox, including hosting forums and conducting external research and intelligence gathering within relevant technical fields. Provide technical support for the team in terms of tools, being the in-house technical expert ensuring world class tools for world class factory designs.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Create, develop, and maintain CAD infrastructure for use in factory layouts and designs including standards, toolboxes, ways of working and utilities to enhance the Factory Design workflow
  • Collaborate closely with equipment suppliers and internal/external stakeholders to identify and address opportunities and risks within the Factory Design workflow
  • Develop and maintain a library of equipment models for cross-functional and multi-platform usage
  • Pushing the technical frontier on how to integrate and develop a broad suite of design tools and platforms in a modern factory design environment and with emphasis on scalability and efficiency

The person we are looking for has an analytic mindset, skilled at digesting problems and finding ways forward. Qualities that we cherish is a supportive and service-minded person that helps and guides fellow team members in technical questions. You are a CAD-enthusiast with a curious mind and an eye towards the technical frontier.

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 candidates considered for employment with NV may be subject to a mandatory background check process.

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

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 :

  • 3+ years of application and/or utility development and management in an engineering context
  • 3+ years of professional experience in CAD use, management, and administration, with focus on systems within process and production development fields
  • Solid proficiency in design tools such as Inventor, AutoCAD, Revit and Autodesk Vault
  • PLM/PDM Administration know-how is expected

Specific skills

  • Proven programming skills, preferably in languages such as C#
  • Experience in leveraging CAD software APIs. Inventor, Revit, Autodesk Vault APIs are beneficial
  • Experience developing applications or utilities integrating with Enterprise PLM software
  • Know-how in technical development planning and execution
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills, including issue dissections and solution
  • Understanding of the interactions between different CAD tool systems such as mechanical
    and architectural
  • Great familiarity with the Autodesk and Siemens design suites

Bonus points for:

  • Experience and interest in manufacturing industry
  • Fluency in other languages (Japanese, Swedish, Chinese, French)
  • Experience from a multi-cultural environment

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


  • Compte Frais Employés / Employee Spending Account

  • Télémédecine / Telemedicine

About the company

Northvolt makes green batteries for a blue planet. Affordable, sustainable, and high-quality cells and battery systems. Built to enable the future of energy.

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 the world’s greenest batteries.

Northvolt is growing fast. We’re looking for smart people 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!

Anna Hannesdóttir | Contact Person

I'm interested

Västerås | On-site
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