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Product Lifecycle Engineer - KBA

Älmhult, Kronoberg - Explorar localização Engenharia e Tecnologia Tempo inteiro

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Company description

Can you really reach out to the whole world, creating a better everyday life for the many people? In Älmhult, Sweden you can. Älmhult is home to IKEA of Sweden. Here the IKEA range is developed and made available to stores and customers all over the world. At IKEA of Sweden you will work in a truly international and dynamic environment. You will have different opportunities to learn new skills and where the goal always is to create a better everyday life for the many people.
Business Area Kitchen & Dining is having ambitious plans to continue developing and securing our top position.  Are you the right person to join us?

We are looking for an Appliances Product Lifecycle Engineer 

Job description

As a Product Lifecycle Engineer, you will join the engineering team with developing, administration, certification, documentation and verification activities. You will help to secure that product documentation is up-to-date and according to IKEA documentation guidelines and standards. You will also contribute to securing that our products are compliant in all markets through adequate knowledge of product laws and standards and certification schemes.

Are you up for the challenge? Then this just might be for you!


To be successful in this role, you will work closely with the engineers in the product development teams as well as to have a close dialogue with the purchasing organization, suppliers and third party test laboratories to secure for the successful product- implementation. You will be working with several teams and product areas in parallel. 

You will be having good insight into IKEA specifications and test methods and keep them updated on changes in legislation and other external requirements that may influence the product areas. You will work with documentation for new product developments as well as with improvements in the running range.

We believe that you are highly committed and self-driven person. You have a university degree in Engineering or equivalent. Experience in working with product development and/or creation and maintenance of product documentation. You will have advantage if you have experience in working with kitchen and dining products appliances   or electrics and electronics. 

Your knowledge in 3D drawings and SolidWorks will be considered as an added advantage. You work in a structured way with analytical skills and to take the lead in your own work as well as in your contacts with internal and external stakeholders. You have basic supply chain knowledge and are skilled in requirement management and verification planning. 

Furthermore you have strong communication skills and the ability to create confidence and build relations. You are self-motivated and a goal- and delivery oriented person with a passion for details. 

IKEA of Sweden is a truly global environment, with colleagues from all over the world and you therefore need to be fluent in English both verbal and written. 

More Information

The position is located in Älmhult, Sweden. Älmhult has excellent commuting possibilities with hourly trains to Malmö, Lund and Växjö and an IKEA shuttle bus back and forth to Helsingborg two times a day.

If you have any questions about the position please contact Bo Persson, Range Engineering Leader Appliances, +46723-52845 and regarding the recruitment process, please contact recruitment specialist Christina Appelqvist +46766-113408. 

We look forward to receiving your application in English, at the latest 14 of March 2021. 

Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, which means that we may close the application process earlier than stated if we find the right candidates.