As Safety Engineer at Northvolt you will work within a team which is responsible for validation testing, production line testing, certification and safety. You will work in an interdisciplinary environment to test and develop new battery designs together with the electrical, thermal, mechanical and battery management system teams.
At Northvolt, we all work tightly together with a low level of hierarchy, and we encourage different backgrounds and levels of experience. What we all have in common is that we are bold, passionate and in whatever area we are working in we do it with excellence. Do you have what it takes to enable the future of energy?
Degree in electrical engineering, system engineering or lithium-ion batteries.
2+ years’ experience in system safety design, especially for lithium-ion batteries or high voltage
Experience from working with standards for CE marking and UL certification, preferably focused on lithium-ion batteries
Experience with FMEA, risk assessments and risk reduction
Experience in one or more of our key target industries: grid storage, industrial, automotive and portable
Leadership and coordinating skills
Background from multi-cultural work environments is a plus.
Excellent English written and oral skills, Swedish is a plus
Highly organized and result-driven
Continuous learner in interdisciplinary environment
Ability to work under high pressure and tight deadlines, excellent time management
Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently
Ability to work in a high profile and often high-pressured international environment
Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humour
Passionate & purpose driven
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.
The future needs high-quality, green batteries. And it needs lots of them.
We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are 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 are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå.
We want to work with experienced battery experts as well as talented and purpose driven people from all kinds of disciplines to make this happen. Those of us already on board share a bold streak and a passion for our mission. We are prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!