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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  R&D

Tampere, FI

Senior R&D Engineer

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.


We are looking for a Senior Concept Engineer. You will be  responsible engineer in defined NPD project(s) having technical responsibility of own discipline area and reporting to Engineering Manager , R&D. You will be in charge of coordinating actions needed to develop  validated crane electrical systems that meets the functional and safety requirements defined in the project and ensure competiveness of the product .


Main tasks and responsibilities:


  • Work according Kalmar NPD process 
  • To produce all engineering process documents, like BOMs, drawings, specifications, testing plans, calculations, etc.
  • Executing and controlling the crane electrical system development and testing (own/ext resources)
  • Defining new electric features included in the project(s)
  • Production and site support
  • Customer project engineering support
  • Tender engineering support
  • Product Lifetime Care support
  • Can act as a project manager in own discipline area in NPD project
  • Responsible for checking and approving items, BOMs and ECOs in PDM system as per agreement with Engineering Manager.


What you'll need to succeed?


  • Technical education (B.Sc or M.Sc) from electrical engineering
  •  Several years of experience from system development to complex industrial electric applications. 
  •  Several years of experience in new product development project and/or  Yard Crane applications
  •  Control system risk and safety analysis
  •  Electric systems in cranes, Medium Voltage systems, control system communication
  •  Knowledge of machinery safety and electrical system related standards
  •  Good team working skills, organized way of working, good communication skills.


Interested to join?


If you interested to join, please submit you application and CV by 3rd of October.

For more information you may contact the manager Sami Yli-Ayho, Senior R&D Manager at sami.yli-ayho@kalmarglobal.com. 



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. www.kalmarglobal.com


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2020 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people. www.cargotec.com