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Getinge Halmstad Full time

Senior Electrical Design Engineer

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About the job
Senior Electrical Design Engineer Date: Jan 31, 2024 Location:

Halmstad, SE

Company: Getinge Sterilization AB Remote Work: 1-2 days

At Getinge we have the passion to perform

Join our diverse teams of passionate people and a career that allows you to develop both personally and professionally. At Getinge, our passion is to secure that every person and community have access to the best possible care, offering hospitals and life science institutions products and solutions that aim to improve clinical results and optimize workflows. Every day we collaborate to make a true difference for our customers – and to save more lives.

Are you looking for an inspiring career? You just found it.

We are now recruiting a Senior Electrical Design Engineer to our Business Area - Life Science at our manufacturing site in Getinge, Halmstad.

The Position

Within Getinge Life Science we provide products and solutions that prevent contamination in both research and in pharmaceutical and medical device production.

In this role you will be part of the electrical design team which currently consists of 11 persons. The electrical design team is responsible for the electrical design of sterilizers and contributes to the development of new products and services. As an electrical design engineer, you will mainly be responsible for design and electrical hardware to our customized sterilizers. You will also be responsible for follow up on changes made and securing implementation into a complete product in a correct way.

Your main responsibilities and tasks will be:

  • To design the electrical system according to the User Requirement Specification (URS).
  • Support assembly, verification and validation of the designed products.
  • In close cooperation with our production sites, develop products that are well suited for an effective production.
  • Critically review and question ideas, concepts, and solutions.
  • Take an active role in looking into other parts and systems of the product so the best product, for its purpose, can be designed.

In your everyday work you will interact with several other functions, both inside and outside the Getinge organization. Due to the nature of the role, this position is mainly on site.

Who are you?

We think you are motivated, ambitious, and ready to face new challenges. You are a person who is passionate about people and technology, and of course are a positive and flexible team player who drives results, changes, takes responsibility and can communicate efficiently.

To succeed in this role, we also see that you have a good sense of structure and ability to meet deadlines. These are key factors in our team’s delivery.

We believe that you have the following experience:

  • MSc. or BSc. in electronics.
  • A minimum of 3 years work experience as a design engineer, or similar.
  • Experience of electrical CAD systems (preferably EplanP8).
  • Experience from product development in cross functional teams.
  • Fluency in English and Swedish, both spoken and written.

Preferable experience (from at least one of the following):

  • Knowledge about applicable standards (LVD, MD, UL508A, CE and EMC).
  • Experience with PLC system from Siemens, Allen Bradley, B&R and distributed I/O for those.
  • Development and customization of functions within Eplan P8.

What do we offer?
We offer a chance to be a part of a team and company with high potential to grow and to be a part of establishing newer and more efficient working methods. A work environment where you are free to grow with a wide variety of tasks and products that saves lives!


Please apply no later than 22nd of February 2024. Interviews will be held on an ongoing basis so do not hesitate to send your application. We kindly ask you to submit your application in our recruitment system by clicking the “apply now” button. Due to GDPR regulations we do not accept applications via e-mail.

If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact the Manager of Electrical Design; Patrik Almqvist on +46734244594 or responsible Recruiter, Sofia Ekstrand on

We look forward to receiving your application!

About us 

Getinge is on an exciting transformation journey constantly looking for new ways to innovate together with our customers to meet the healthcare challenges of the future. We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and to sustainability with a goal to be CO2 neutral by 2025. We believe in giving our employees the flexibility they need and make every effort to foster a learning culture that supports their personal development and creativity. Our passionate people hold our brand promise ‘Passion for Life’ close to heart. 

If you share our passion and believe that saving lives is the greatest job in the world, then we look forward to receiving your application and resume. We hope you will join us on our journey to become the world’s most respected and trusted Medtech company.

Benefits at Getinge:

At Getinge, we offer a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

  • Health, Dental, Vision and Travel insurance benefits
  • Registered Pension Plan with company match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Wellness initiative & Health Assistance Resources
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability Benefits
  • Hybrid Work Arrangements (where applicable)
  • Parental and Caregiver Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Getinge is an equal opportunity employer. Getinge will, at all times, will comply with all applicable human rights and other legislation when considering all qualified applicants for employment. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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We exist to make life-saving technology accessible to more people. To meet future expectations and perform at our best, we need Team players, Forward thinkers, and Game changers.

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