Product developer for PRIMUS in Stockholm
We are seeking a passionate and driven Product developer to join our team, specializing in consumer goods tailored for outdoor enthusiasts. As a Product Developer with a strong connection to the outdoors, you will play a pivotal role in developing products that empower adventurers to explore the world. Your expertise and love for the outdoors will be at the core of our mission to create innovative, high-quality products.
Location: PRIMUS-SILVA AB head office in Bromma, Stockholm.
In the role of Product developer...
Joining the PRIMUS product development team, which currently comprises an Industrial Designer and four experienced Product Developers, you will report to the PRIMUS R&D Manager. Your primary focus will be enhancing existing products and introducing new ones.
Our development processes extend over a two-year period, during which you will either participate in or lead projects from inception to finished products. Currently, we are actively engaged in developing a new range of drinkware, and you will take the lead on this and other exciting projects.
This dynamic role demands a proactive approach, ensuring the successful execution of projects and the continual enhancement of PRIMUS's product offerings. As a key player in product development, you will be involved in various aspects of the process. Your responsibilities include:
Project Management: Serve as the primary liaison between PRIMUS and suppliers for designated projects. Oversee the entire project lifecycle from conceptualization to production, ensuring strict adherence to PRIMUS's development process. Take charge of schedules, budgets, and the overall quality of the final product. Conduct comprehensive product presentations both internally and externally.
Development and Innovation: Play an active role in development work, contributing innovative technical solutions. Translate marketing requirements into precise technical performance specifications. Generate proof-of-principle prototypes to validate and enhance design concepts. Contribute to the definition, specification, and testing of products.
Collaboration and Testing: Forge close collaborations with the Industrial Design team and vendors to harmonize design intent with manufacturability. Execute design validation testing based on DFMEA, ensuring the highest standards of product excellence. Our suppliers are in Asia, and for optimal collaboration, travel is required with approximately 40 overnight stays per year.
Documentation and Reporting: Provide detailed technical documentation for pivotal project decisions and design changes. Regularly present comprehensive reports on key project indicators to cross-functional and leadership teams. Manage and update product data within the PIM system for efficient data control and dissemination.
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
Minimum 3-5 years of experience in a similar role, with a portfolio highlighting consumer goods products in materials such as plastic, metal, wood or other hardware.
Hands-on experience in outsourced product development, preferably in Asia. Proficient in collaborating closely with external partners, actively engaging in product discussions, and gaining valuable insights into the development process.
is, however, the most important factor, as our culture is strong, and we are looking for someone who fits in with us! As a person, you love trying new things and thrive when faced with a challenge. Here, one must be incredibly meticulous, and precision is crucial. Attention to detail is paramount, and the desire to contribute to the creation of an exceptional product is essential. You have a strong sense of self-motivation but never forget to be receptive to others' thoughts and ideas, as you understand that a team is stronger than an individual!PRIMUS-SILVA are one company...
since May 2023 owned by Verdane. SILVA and PRIMUS both have a strong Swedish heritage and a proud history of innovations. SILVA invented the liquid filled compass in 1933 which set the global standard for how navigation works. Approximately 40 years earlier, the world’s first soot-free kerosene stove was invented by the founders of PRIMUS.
Being one company PRIMUS and SILVA share one organisation and many functions internally. Towards our customers and consumers, the two brands are kept individual as SILVA and PRIMUS with their own identity and product assortment.
If you're not already convinced, please visit our website to learn more: https://primusequipment.comTo apply for the position...
you are warmly welcome to upload your CV or apply using your LinkedIn profile. Selection is ongoing, but the final application deadline is February 29, 2024. Please note that we do not accept applications via email.
In this recruitment, PRIMUS-SILVA is collaborating with Roi Rekrytering. If you have any questions, please contact recruitment consultant Lina Friberg at firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment at: PRIMUS-SILVA Sweden AB
Start: According to mutual agreement