Manufacturing Engineer at Ocado, Stockholm, Sweden

What does the team do?

Collaborate on ground-breaking technologies at the most disruptive, cutting-edge of Ocado’s business. We’re growing our multi-disciplinary R&D team, in our exciting lab space right in the heart of Stockholm.

Using the newest technologies and techniques, our group operates a radical agile product development methodology, iterating fast with design, manufacture and testing of next-generation robotics in a single facility.

The successful candidate will embrace the opportunity to work in a collaborative research environment, knowing their ideas are valued and that their work will see high impact products put into production environments.

What would I be doing?

As a Manufacturing Engineer you will implement and review the procedures and equipment involved in the manufacturing process, identify potential problems and ensure quality. You will collaborate with testing and design engineers, mechatronics and product planners to ensure a coherent product.

A Manufacturing Engineer also seeks to balance various aspects of the project, from assembly procedures to design. Additionally, you will research advanced technologies and materials and have the freedom to innovate in order to find cost-effective solutions.

What are we looking for?

We see the following as ‘must haves’:

  • MSc in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of CAD
  • Background implementing  mechanical design principles and best practices
  • Background using workshop machinery with a “hands on” experience in a workshop environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills 

Having these will make you stand out from the crowd:

  • Experience using lab  test equipment, test methods, setting up testing, best practices and validating results 
  • Experience using additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping techniques
  • Knowledge in mechatronics 

This is not a set-in-stone requirements list. We recognise the hardware industry is filled with smart people from many different backgrounds. If you enjoy being part of a team and if you like: learning fast (through experimentation, self-motivation etc); being autonomous but able to collaborate (sharing knowledge is important to us); craftsmanship and innovation (we never stop questioning how we can be better), then we look forward to hearing from you.

What do we offer you?

Our employee benefits are designed for you, we care about people and we’ve ensured we have a wealth of benefits that focus on your well-being. Within our flexible environment we can offer technically stretching work, and a competitive salary. 

We operate out of a dedicated facility located on the beautiful island of Långholmen, right in the heart of Stockholm. A short walk from Hornstull t-bana, our waterfront office houses a state of the art hardware workshop, electronics lab and additive microfactory, all within a 200+ year old converted shipbuilding shed overlooking Södermälarstrand.

Due to the energising nature of Ocado's business, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Ocado is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that due to the high volume of applications we will be in contact with shortlisted candidates only. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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