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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

I would like to create magic for the world’s best photographers, by listening to your creativity and technical knowledge!
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Do you want to join a growing organization and be a part of a team that develops world-class products to the world's best image creators? Do you want to drive change in a fast-paced environment where own initiatives are embraced and encouraged? 

Profoto is a global premium brand with quality as our foremost priority. We develop lights and light shaping tools, enabling image creators to turn their ambition into reality. As a Mechanical Design Engineer you will be an important part of the development of products and to strive for Profoto’s vision of delivering great light in every image.

Profoto have some exiting and challenging future projects. Therefore we are now looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer for our head office in Stockholm.

What we are looking for

For this position, you should have a relevant university education in Mechanical Engineering or similar and an extensive experience of product development. You need to have a strong technical understanding and interest in product development. You need to be a team player with an open mind. To succeed in the role you need to be self driven and eager to develop your self, both as a human and as an professional. An interest in photography is a plus.

Key responsibilities

Your main responsibility is mechanical development within our product development and research projects that are carried out in cross-functional teams. The projects go all the way from concept design to volume production ramp-up. 

Requirements

For this position you should have experience of:

  • University degree
  • Mechanical design of electronic products, including good knowledge of cooling, safety and other related challenges
  • Mechanical design of premium products, including a good understanding of the user experience and industrial design
  • Design for manufacturing and assembly
  • Plastic design and production methods
  • Industrialization of products
  • Verification of design
  • FMEA and risk assessments
  • Experience of collaboration with suppliers, preferably in Asia

As we have suppliers and production sites in Europe and Asia, you will be expected to travel when needed. 

Your profile

  • Hard working with a personal drive
  • Technical curiosity
  • Be organized and analytical  
  • A responsible person that pays attention to details
  • Very good team working skills
  • Fluent in English and Swedish, both oral and written

Want to join Profoto – The Light Shaping Company?

If you feel you have what it takes to become our next Senior Mechanical designer, please send an application with your CV, personal letter, and education records from university and high school grades.

Last day to apply is September 15th 2021 . Interviews will take place on a continuous basis, so apply today! 

What we offer

Innovation has secured our position as the leading choice for the world's best photographers. So, our culture is creative, entrepreneurial, forward thinking and agile. That's why we're looking for the very best and the very brightest to help make us better. Talented and driven people who are keen to enter a growing and fast-paced environment where responsibility is given early.

We are committed to growth and we want our people to grow with us. To achieve this we offer an ambitious, high quality and demanding culture where we value to have fun together as we build a world class company with a premium brand. We strongly believe and therefore offer our employees freedom and trust, coaching leadership and strong individual development.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Department in HQ

Sundbyberg, Stockholm

Profoto AB
172 65 Sundbyberg Directions career@profoto.com View page

What we offer

We are committed to growth and we want our people to grow with us. To achieve this we offer an ambitious, high quality and demanding culture where we value to have fun together as we build a world class company with a premium brand. We strongly believe and therefore offer our employees freedom and trust, coaching leadership and strong individual development. This is the the key to our success.

  • Strong career development

  • Continuous change

  • Challenging fast-paced environment

  • Smart & passionate colleagues

  • International opportunities

  • Work life balance

  • Customer focused world-class company

Behind the scenes at Profoto

At Profoto we have high standards and only hire the best. We invest heavily in the development of our people to ensure we are an employer of choice for those who value professional development and continuous challenges. 

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