Business:  Hiab
Job Function:  R&D

Zaragoza, ES

R&D Engineer, Control Systems

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, Control Systems to join our team of professionals.

The position is based in Hiab’s office in Zaragoza and will be reporting to the R&D Manager, Control Systems.

Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Take an active part in the development of new projects defining hardware and functional requirements
  • Define technical specifications, test plan and validation of Control System HW & SW
  • Support in the development of prototypes and in product testing / validation activities
  • Collaboration with the production department when new products are launched. Definition of parameters for new features implementation
  • After sales assistance.

What you’ll need to succeed:


We’re looking for a dynamic, methodical, enterprising person and strongly motivated to carry out team activities and promote the necessary activities and methodologies suitable for finalising the tasks entrusted.


Ideally you have:


  • University degree in engineering, mechatronics or electronics
  • Experience in integration of Control Systems in machinery
  • Experience in electrical drawings. Preferred Solid Edge
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Preferred 2 years of experience in industries in the machinery and / or services production sector: Hydraulic handling machines and control systems
  • Knowledge in modelling and simulation (Matlab/Simulink) would be an advantage.


You will be part of
We offer you a position in a global organisation 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 in English.
Please note that the recruitment process for this position is coordinated by our HR team part of Cargotec Business Services based in Bulgaria.


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 2022 totalled approximately EUR 4 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.