Hardware Design and Test Engineer

Are you a hardware designer with a team spirit who is passionate about product development? Join the team!

At Westermo quality is everything – the products, the people and the organization.

Welcome to a rapidly growing international company, thriving at the forefront of cutting-edge technology. Westermo develops and manufactures advanced devices for industrial data communication, used in mission critical installations and harsh industrial environments. The very robust and secure communication networks built with our products provide high value for our customers.

We are passionate about taking advantage of the growth opportunities in our market. The work environment is very dynamic. Our people are dedicated and loyal, which create a fantastic team spirit. Everyone is expected to take initiative and our flat organization creates efficiency and provides opportunities for those who are closest to the task of solving it. We are devoted to delivering the best industrial network solutions. At Westermo you will have a clear impact on the results of your area of responsibility.  


Are you our new Hardware Design and Test Engineer?
Westermo offers a wide range of products designed for harsh environments. The products have a long lifecycle and continuous improvements of the products are vital. Key resource in this process is the product improvement team. We are now looking for a candidate for a Hardware Design and Test Engineer to further strengthen this team. This position is located in our nice collaborative environment at Kopparlunden, Västerås.

What you’ll be working with and responsible for:
In your daily work you will mainly focus on hardware design and testing, being part of different development projects' teams. Your tasks will be in the full range of a development project, from specification to serial production. You will also be playing a vital part in the quality assurance during introduction of new products in production, working closely together with our production engineers in order to get approval of changes in production.

In the long term you will also have technical responsibility for several released products or product families and you will be driving tasks like answering technical questions, performing root cause analysis and keeping the technical file up to date. 

As a HW Design and Test Engineer at Westermo, you will be part of our dedicated HW team and work with hardware design and verification on exciting robust network products for harsh environments. The HW team, consists of experienced and talented HW engineers designing and assuring quality of all hardware for Westermo products. This work environment, with a very skilled and supportive team, creates perfect development opportunities for our new colleague. 


So, who are we looking for?
We are looking for someone who would fit in our Westermo company culture and who meets most of the following requirements:

• Holds at least a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or similar.
• Fluent in English, both verbal and written. 
• Fluent in Swedish, both verbal and written.
• Experience in working with hardware design or testing of electronical equipment.
• Experience in industrial products, products for trains or other demanding applications is meritorious.
• Preferably you have been working in a smaller company with the entire process from design to verification and serial hardware deliveries.

To succeed in this role, it is important that you enjoy being part of a team, can share information and cooperate in a professional way. Team spirit is very important to us. We also appreciate a structured and organized new colleague who is used to handling many tasks and can prioritize and switch between tasks if necessary.


In return, we offer:
Great opportunities for personal development, motivated and competent colleagues, mature and caring leadership, good coverage through our collective bargain agreement and challenging work. With our focus on a healthy and fun workplace with several regular company and team activities, we offer an environment where you can perform and enjoy!

And we actually live our company values!   


Basic information:
Location: Kopparlunden, Västerås
Job type: Full time
Employment contract: Regular
Expected starting date: Feb 1, 2021
Last day to apply: 13/12 2020 (we reserve the right to close the recruitment process earlier, if the perfect candidate appears)

Don’t miss out on this opportunity – apply today! We look forward to meeting you!


For further information please contact:
Hiring Manager:  Mikael Lindeborg, mikael.lindeborg@westermo.com, Cell phone:  +46 70 276 71 25


Robust industrial data communications - Made easy
Westermo is a leading supplier of Industrial Data Communications equipment to the World market. Sales are conducted through our own offices in key markets in Europe, North America, Australia and Asia, as well as through distributors and OEM customers worldwide. Development and manufacturing take place in Sweden, Ireland and Switzerland. Westermo was founded in 1975 and has today more than 300 employees with a turnover around 800 MSEK. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Beijer Electronics AB, listed on the stock exchange.

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Västerås, Sweden

Westermo Network Technologies
721 30 Västerås Directions info@westermo.com +46 16 42 80 00 View page

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