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Manufacturing Process Engineer

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis

Northvolt has exciting job offers for Manufacturing Process Engineers to join our bold Battery Systems team in Stockholm.

In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in developing a new generation of battery system and building a large scale European battery factory. Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society, and this is your opportunity to take part in leading those efforts and help drive us to success.

We are continuously building a team of both experienced engineers and great leaders with engineering background.

The Manufacturing Process Engineers will be experts in one or several defined process areas which includes deep knowledge in battery systems product and process design, process DOEs, product testing and requirements, prototype builds and new product industrialization. You will play an important role to interface with equipment suppliers and to collaborate with Northvolt equipment and factory design teams to efficiently integrate the process, equipment, and factory.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Drive Development of new/innovative manufacturing processes
  • Proof-of-Concept thru full-scale production
  • Process Owners and Protype Process Engineers
  • Architect, Concept, Develop, Test, and Implement
  • Characterize existing processes
  • Define critical parameters and establish controls to ensure capability
  • Run Pilot-Scale Trials and Prototype Builds to assess manufacturability
  • Execute DOEs to optimize process conditions and improve output
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Lead Design for Manufacturability
  • Drive Process Commissioning on new equipment and production lines
  • Establish Process controls for SPC
  • Develop and Drive PFMEA
  • Assist in supplier selection for equipment and components

The person we are looking for is strongly goal oriented, curious 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 requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. The Manufacturing Process Engineer is a vital member of the Business Unit Battery Systems and the manufacturing team and key to Northvolt's mission to enable the future of energy.

Apply with CV or your complete LinkedIn profile.

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

Education/Experience

  • BSc or MSc degree in Physics/Chemistry/Manufacturing Engineering
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience within new product and process development
  • Proven successful leadership in a multicultural environment
  • Familiar with DOE and SPC
  • Familiar with DFMEA and QA troubleshooting tools
  • Successful track record of leading process develop projects in prototype and production factories
  • Experience with evolving products and processes from prototype through production in a fast-growing environment ideally in the Food, Pharma, Paper & Pulp, Semiconductor, Electrochemical or similar industry
  • Curious, technically educated
  • Experience and interest in manufacturing industry is a plus

Specific Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent English written and oral skills, Swedish is a plus
  • Proactive and goes beyond expectations
  • Exceptionally good negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Has a can do attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • 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 humor
  • Passionate & purpose driven

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

  • Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture

  • Warrant program

  • Wellness grant

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 two gigafactories: Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden, and Northvolt Zwei in Salzgitter, Germany.   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.   

Join us today. Together, let’s enable the future of energy! 


Justin Barozie | Hiring Manager

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