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Mechanical/Product Lifecycle Engineer R&D

Job n. 240902Nor

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Cavotec is a leading cleantech company that designs and delivers connection and electrification solutions to enable the decarbonization of ports and industrial applications. Backed by more than 40 years of experience, our systems ensure safe, efficient and sustainable operations for a wide variety of customers and applications worldwide.

Main Task and Responsabilities:

  • Product responsible for all the RRC products and their lifecycle, with exception of electronic modules
  • Responsible for the mechanic tasks in development projects, including design and 3D modelling.
  • Perform tasks given by the R&D manager according to given limits.
  • Report to R&D manager when critical issues concerning the products occur.
  • Gather information from market, sales, technical areas, Cavotec Product Manager’s for use in future product and strategies.
  • Control improvement and maintenance of products.
  • Interface between Cavotec Product Manager’s and R&D dept. regarding non-standardized solutions. (QA-020 Change Approval Request).
  • Responsible for the complete RRC system specification and architecture.
  • Responsible for the CAR system (QA-020 Change Approval Request).

The Product Responsability Includes:

  • Release of new products and upgrades of existing products. Handover from R&D to the rest of the organization.
  • Take part in the development process of new products to ensure important issues regarding the product’s lifecycle are included.
  • Technical follow up of sub suppliers in cooperation with QA and purchase dept.
  • Be updated on relevant standards regarding our products in close cooperation with the approval manager.
  • Responsibility for changes and extension of the products. Details described in QA-020 CAR.
  • Lifecycle management. This implies qualification of components, end of life, analysis for decisions etc.
  • Part of customer specific projects if there are deviations from our standard.


  • Experience within mechanical design and 3D modelling, preferably also some within HW and compliance.
  • Preferably 2-5 years of experience.
  • Recent graduates can be relevant.


Candidates not in line with the requirements described above will not been taken into consideration.


Please attach your updated CV in English to your application.