Electric Engineer

Apr 11
Tampere, Pirkanmaa
Job category:
Research & Development
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Electric Engineer, Control Systems and Autonomous Equipment

Business Unit Automation as part of Division Digital Mining Technologies is driving an exciting and revolutionary transformation in the mining industry. This industry is going totally digital, which has a radical impact on our customers’ way of thinking and the way they run their businesses. Sandvik is the global market leader in this area, offering cutting-edge digital products and solutions for its customers worldwide. Our offering includes the AutoMine® product family, which provides solutions for fully automated and robotic mining technologies for underground and surface mining. We also have the best-in-class software solution, OptiMine®, for process optimization and analytics. It creates full-process transparency and control of mining operations including, real-time 3D-graphics based process control and artificial intelligence.

Hardware and Services team within Business Unit Automation creates and maintains high-quality, stable and robust HW and Autonomy platform for use of all Sandvik Rock Technologies divisions globally. Team provides professional services in HW design, implementation and product lifecycle management for various technology areas.

We are looking for an enthusiastic electrical engineering professional to support our current and growing business in the field of digital mining products. This position is permanent and full-time, based in Tampere, Finland.

We’re ready to invest in you and your professional development. So, are you in for a super exciting digital journey?

About your mission

As an Electric Engineer, Control Systems and Autonomous Equipment your main responsibilities will be:

  • To design and maintain electrical designs and product structures of BU Automation products
  • To participate in selecting and testing new HW components to provide reliable and sustainable solutions for our customers.
  • To help the production in possible problem situations
  • To bring your proven hardware expertise to various Mine Automation projects.
  • To co-operate with suppliers to find best possible solutions to match our requirements.

About you

You have a suitable technical education (e.g. Bachelor or Master of Science in electrical engineering) and experience working with HW components and electrical design. Experience from low-voltage systems, heavy machinery, (autonomous) mobile equipment and mining are highly valued. Understanding mechanics and control systems is a great advantage. Practical hands-on work with electrical systems is familiar to you. You have worked with intelligent electrical schematic tools (e.g. EPlan, E3, Vertex) and Product Data Management -systems (e.g. TeamCenter). You are a team player and your way of working is systematic and you have passion to get things done in time and quality. This job requires excellent written and verbal skills in English.

What is in it for you?

We offer you versatile tasks in a modern, continuously evolving and international product development environment, as well as the opportunity to develop your own professional skills and career. In addition, we offer a multi-form and inclusive corporate culture focused on sustainable development, with values such as Innovation, Fair Play, Customer Focus and Passion to Win. We at Sandvik believe that the diversity of experiences, perspectives and backgrounds will contribute to successes for our employees, our company and therefore also our customers.

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Contact information

For further information about the position, please contact:

Riku Rauhala, Engineering Manager, Hardware & Services, riku.rauhala@sandvik.com or tel. +358 400 147451.

For more information about the recruitment process, please contact:

Sandvik HR Services Finland, tel. +358 800 1 44444 (8:00-16:00, EET).

Want to be part of our Automation team?

Submit your application at sandvik.com/careers by Tuesday 11th April 2023.

Your application should consist of an introductory letter including your salary request and a CV (in English). If you wish to add a cover letter to your application, please make sure to attach the file when uploading your resume.

Job ID: R0052182

About our company

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, parts, service, digital solutions and sustainability-driving technologies for the mining and construction industries. Application areas include rock drilling, rock cutting, loading and hauling, tunneling and quarrying. In 2022, sales were approximately 57 billion SEK with about 16,200 employees.

Deadline: Apr 11
Job-ID: R0052182

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