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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  R&D

Tampere, FI

Apply by:  21-06-2019

Senior Manager, Equipment

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

Kalmar’s Intelligent Horizontal Transportation Business Line is searching for a Senior Manager, Equipment to lead the RDE and product management team for straddle and shuttle carriers. Your task is to show the direction and be a mentor and a coach for team leaders, as well as lead and supervise a large team of engineers. You will be located in Tampere, Finland.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Define technology strategy 
  • Lead testing and operations
  • Own and develop R&D process
  • Take responsibility for budget
  • Manage our IPR
  • Develop and manage roadmaps with product managers
  • Be a member of Business Line Leadership team board.

What you’ll need to succeed:

We are looking for a person that would be not only a team leader, but a team player as well, with organized way of work. Advance communication skills in English are required. 

Ideally you have:

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in the technical field of studies
  • Management experience
  • Willingness to travel.

You will be part of:

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 Henrik Häggblom, VP IHTS at +358407519027 or by email
If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application with salary request and CV by 21.06.2019.

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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