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Material Flow Integration Engineer

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

We are looking for a dedicated Material Flow Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent Factory Design and Engineering.

About the job

The Material Flow Integration Engineer is responsible for integrating material flow systems into the overall design of gigafactories and gigafactory sites, ensuring seamless coordination between production processes, logistics, and facility layout. They play a critical role in optimizing material flow efficiency and throughput to support the successful operation of manufacturing facilities.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand production requirements,
    inventory management strategy, and facility layout constraints.

  • Develop material flow integration strategies that maximize efficiency, minimize waste,
    and optimize resource utilization within gigafactory environments.

  • Design & model interfaces for material handling systems, conveyor systems, and other
    equipment to support smooth and efficient material flow.

  • Work closely with architects and engineers to integrate site flow considerations into
    overall facility design

  • Conduct feasibility studies and business case calculations to evaluate proposed material flow designs and identify potential bottlenecks or areas for improvement.
  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to local site teams during the implementation
    and commissioning of material flow solutions.

The person we are looking for is flexible, curios and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organization values strong cross-functional communication, self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. Qualities that we cherish are strong organizational skills, the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple project simultaneously.

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 as soon as possible.

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 :

  • A BSc or a MSc Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
  • +3 years working experience in material flow engineering, logistics planning, or related field, preferably in battery manufacturing or a similar industrial environment.
  • Strong understanding of material handling equipment, conveyor systems, AGVs, and
    other logistics automation technologies.
  • Excellent English written and oral skills
  • Experience in a multi-cultural, cross-functional collaboration environment.

Bonus points for:

  • Experience and interest in manufacturing industry.
  • Experience with project management methodologies and tools is a plus.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to interpret complex data
    and draw actionable insight.

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, 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

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