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Business:  Hiab
Job Function:  R&D

Tampere, FI Stargard, PL Raisio, FI

R&D Engineer

As pioneers and global leader, Hiab is ambitious to write forward our success story, inspiring and shaping our industry. The world in which we operate with our class-leading products, intelligent services and innovative digital solutions is constantly changing.



Together, we keep everyday life moving to build a better tomorrow

We are looking for a R&D Engineer to join our DFRC R&D Control System team.

As R&D Engineer you will design the ground breaking solutions of demountable & cranes products taking advantage of our stakeholders, both internal and external. You will also cooperate with universities, suppliers and other partners and support different stakeholders in control systems related issues. 

This position could be based in Raisio, Tampere - Finland or Stargard - Poland and reports directly to R&D Manager Control System.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • High-tech product design and development in the field of control systems in a cooperation with an internal and external stakeholders
  • Participation in the work of a cross-functional, international team in creating a product from concept to implementation in serial production
  • Designing the architecture of the entire control system and its individual parts in order to achieve business goals 
  • Preparation of technical documentation for internal use and for the end user
  • Working with requirement management systems and using Model Based Design (Matlab/Simulink) for developing the control system software
  • Developing dynamic simulation models & environment for demountables and cranes products and designing HIL-simulation  testing system
  • Support for the production line when starting machines.


What you'll need to succeed:

  • Higher technical education in the field of Automation / Electrical / Electronics (or related)
  • 3+ years of experience in a similar position
  • Experience in Model Based Design and working with requirement management systems
  • Experience in modeling and simulation (Matlab/Simulink)
  • Technical knowledge in the areas  of electrics, control systems, electrification, CANbus  is needed and excellence in one of them is a great benefit
  • Knowledge of coding languages & environments like C / C++ / CoDeSys will be considered as an advantage
  • Experience on mobile work machinery, control systems and business knowledge will be considered as an advantage
  • Fluency in English - both written and spoken.


You will be part of:

We offer you a position in a global organization where you are challenged with interesting and diverse tasks. These tasks will provide a great opportunity for you to grow professionally.


Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application now!
For further information please contact Rafał Kędra, R&D Control Systems Manager at +48 539 931 776,


Hiab is part of Cargotec

Hiab is the world's leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, intelligent services and digitally connected solutions. As the industry pioneer, Hiab's more than 3,300 employees worldwide focus on our commitment to increase efficiency in our customers' businesses and to shape the future of intelligent load handling.


Hiab's offering encompasses class-leading load-handling equipment, including HIAB loader cranes, LOGLIFT and JONSERED forestry and recycling cranes, MOFFETT truck mounted forklifts, MULTILIFT demountables, and tail lifts under the ZEPRO, DEL, and WALTCO fabrands. Hiab's ProCareTM service, award-winning HiVisionTM crane control system, and HiConnectTM platform demonstrate our constant drive to provide intelligent services and connected solutions that add value to our customers.


Hiab is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.