We are now looking for a Product Design Engineer to BA Outdoor
You will be part of development teams, and lead and execute technical deliverables throughout the entire development process, with focus on low cost/affordability and sustainability in combination of easy assembly and standardization.
You will be part of exploring new concepts and innovations connected to life at home and the home furnishing business.
You will with indirect leadership, lead and coach an engineering team, and ensure that all parameters of democratic design are obtained and that projects are delivered according to set goals from all technical aspects.
You will also be part of implementing new processes and tools, to support IKEAS long-term direction out from affordability, reach and sustainability.
You will be connected to outdoor business where you will lead and execute both news projects, and/or be part of improves and product life cycle projects
To be able to do this, you need to have a university education within the Engineering field and/or well documented experience from similar positions.
You need to have a strong drive and interest in technical design and mechanical engineering, and a strong innovation approach that always triggers you to seek innovative solutions and opportunities.
You need to be able to challenge, empower and coach the teams.
This role requires effective communication capabilities; therefore, you need to be fluent in English, both spoken and in written.
You need to have a broad material understanding and good knowledge in IKEAS value chain and categories.
As a person you need be curious and solution oriented, and you need to have proven and excellent project management capabilities, with special attention to stakeholder management, as well time and risk management
Do you want to be a part of creating a better everyday life for the many people? At IKEA we offer a wide range of well-designed, functional home furnishing products at prices so low that as many people as possible will be able to afford them. That is our promise, and we do this every day with great passion and energy.
RA Dining & Out door is looking for Product Design Engineer. If you have a strong passion for Engineering and technical design, combined experience of leading people, we belief this is the perfect assignment for you.
This is a permanent role based in Älmhult.
The Product Design Engineer is crucial for developing our business, and we believe that your presence with the team and working the majority of the time in the workplace is important.
This is a role with great impact. Your work influences every stage of product development, from idea to ready product. You work together with a vast variety of people through the entire IKEA value chain, with development suppliers and product development centers to support. Social skills and the ability to build strong networks are important to be successful in this role.
Please send us your application in English – CV and letter of motivation letter– latest 5th Feb.2023. We really want to get to know you, so make sure you tell us why you would be a good fit for this role. 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 candidate.
If you have any questions about the role, please contact Hiring manager Michael Lindholm at email@example.com about the recruitment process feel free to contact Recruiter Nichole Syjueco via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org