Material Engineer at NKT

Material Engineer at NKT

Are you looking for the opportunity to be part of the creation of technological green future with a world leading supplier in high voltage power cables?

Do you thrive in a collaborative and innovative environment?

Then you could be the one we're looking for!

Work description
In our team within Material Technology we are dedicated to the materials connected to our high voltage cables. In the role as Material Engineer, you will be working with the traits and functionality of these materials. The focus will lay on in-depth understanding of polymer, oil or paper materials and how they should be processed. Together with the process support group you will have a close collaboration with the R&D teams as well as with production and delivery projects.
Evaluate and collaborate with possible material suppliers is another important task in this role.

NKT thrives to be in the forefront, technology wise, which means you will work innovatively examining new possible materials and design solutions. You will also be ensuring that our activities follow methodologies and execution practices in accordance with applicable standards and NKT directives.

Working at NKT
NKT is a global company, world leading in high voltage cables. Head office is located in Broendby, Denmark. NKT has approximately 3500 employees, 14 production sites in Europe and sales offices all over the world. NKT is owned by NKT A/S, listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen.

Our employees are the key to success
The work culture at NKT bases itself on high ambition, strong performance and great commitment. We have a clear goal in our strategy, to be a workplace where the most qualified workers in the industry choose to make a career. To support these strategic goals, NKT offer their workers an environment with continuous opportunities for personal development.

Who are you?
In order to excel in the role as Material Engineer at NKT you have a B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Material Engineering, similar education or equivalent work experience. If you have experience from oil, paper or polymer materials it's a merit.

Flexibility is certainly a motivator for you since you will be a part of a cross-functional team where everyone supports where currently needed. You are a systematic problem solver by nature; seeking solutions through tests, investigations and by consulting others' expertise where required. You view problems as challenges and see them as new opportunities for learning.

Communication is key, and you manage effective although friendly relationships with colleagues and other stakeholders not only through this but also with your strong collaboration skills. Your positive and convincing attitude leads to successful teams and creative solutions.
You have a strong and persistent will to deliver on-time with high quality systematically following processes and standards set. Your Swedish and English are fluent, both written and spoken.

Position details
Full time, starting date on agreement.


Contact information and application
Apply with CV and cover letter, preferably in both Swedish and English.
Please use the Apply Now-link to send us your application.

If you have any questions about your application or our process, please contact our external recruitment office:
Josefine Persson, 0706 88 67 33,

Union representatives
Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380
Unionen - Mikael Hammarin +46 455 75972
Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911

Time schedule
We want your application as soon as possible as we handle all applications on an ongoing basis.

Apply before November 20, 2019. We use tests as a part of our recruitment process.

We welcome your application!
Mer info
Område Karlskrona
Yrkesroll Teknik & Ingenjör, Civilingenjör
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 21 nov 2019 (2 dagar kvar)

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