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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Application & Product Management

Tampere, FI

Apply by:  19-09-2019

Electrical Solution Owner

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

The Automation and System Modernization team is looking for an Electrical Solution Owner to join our team in Tampere Technology and Competence Centre. In this position you’ll be leading equipment electrification customer specific design, and you’ll be a key person in our solution productization.

In Kalmar you will become a part of the global family of container business professionals working in the heart of the biggest cities like London, Singapore, Sydney, Los Angeles, Rotterdam and many others. Kalmar offers competitive compensation package, latest and greatest working tools and conditions in Tampere Competence Centre and possibilities to see the world and further enhance and develop your skills and areas of expertise.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Project lead for machine retrofit electrifications
  • Technical owner for machine retrofit electrification solutions
  • Support for sales, other development projects, life-time support
  • Collaboration with Kalmar internal stakeholders in finding solution commonalities.
What you’ll need to succeed:

The excellent candidate would be a team player, eager to experience new and exciting opportunities. We are looking for a professional with networking skills, self-driven and systematic approach who has an eye for product concepting, but you also know how costly a missing cable lug can be during field installations.

Ideally you have:

  • M.Sc or B.Sc degree in Electrical engineering
  • 3 years of work experience in high/ low voltage electrics design, preferably with mobile machines
  • Electric drive systems and automation components are familiar to you, experience with battery technologies is a bonus
  • Experience in using CAD (E3)
  • Proactive and self-driven way of working, networking and communication skills
  • Good communication skills in English.
You will be part of:

Kalmar: 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. 

With us, you will have the opportunity to realise your potential and become an important member of our global team.

Interested to join?

For further information please contact Arttu Rantanen, Engineering Manager, Automation Retrofits, by email at 

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application with salary request and CV by 19.09.2019.

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 sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 12,000 people.

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