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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  R&D

Ljungby, SE

Development Engineer Electrics

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.


Making your next move count
We are now searching for a new team member to join our team in Ljungby!
Are you interested in technology in General, and electrics in particular?
We develop and are responsible for the electrical system used in the forklifts. 
We work together in a skilled and engaged development team covering all aspects of the products: design, implementation, and testing solution. We communicate with stakeholders directly to find common and reusable solutions which will secure customer success.
Who are you?
You are a team player; For us the most important thing is the team's delivery and our employees.
Passion is what makes this possible. We support each other in order to achieve our common goal.
You are really good in electrical, but more importantly you are a person who likes to get things done, providing solutions from design to support and acceptance testing. 
What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Education level needs to be a university degree corresponding to area of responsibility- Bachelor Degree in Electronics or Power Electrics or similar knowledge through experience.


  • Sound technical knowledge regarding ME product types or similar rubber tire vehicles

  • Experience of Electric CAD, Zuken E3, Eplan, See will be considered an advantage

  • Experience of product development activities is needed

  • Experiences from similar tasks are qualifying

  • Experiences regarding other Kalmar products are qualifying.


  • Business- and market mindset

  • Focus on customer needs

  • Good communication skills are important

  • Good knowledge in engineering tools for design, used by Kalmar

  • Analytical and structural ability

  • Driving force and be result oriented

  • Problem solver

  • Positive attitude

  • Fluent in Swedish and English both in speaking and writing.

You will be part of:
Kalmar consists of two strategic business units (SBUs): Kalmar Mobile Solutions and Kalmar Automation Solutions. Bromma is an independent Division within Kalmar Mobile Solutions. The front line sales and services are organised in eight Market Areas. Kalmar's assembly units are located in China, Malaysia, Poland and the United States. Kalmar has research and development centres worldwide, a Technology and Competence Centre in Tampere, Finland, and an Innovation Centre in Ljungby, Sweden.

We believe in our people as it is our people who really make the difference. We always work in close collaboration with our customers, deliver on our promises and never walk away no matter how big the challenge. We succeed because we do it together. 
Interested to join?
For further information please contact Daniel Samuelsson, Manager Electrical Development, by phone at  +46372378329 or by email at
If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application. 

Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move.


Kalmar 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.