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Senior Test Expert



Strengthen excellence in testing technologies in the world’s largest high voltage laboratory

Do you have some years’ experience from a testing environment as well as a solid technical background? Are you keen on being a part of further strengthening our world leading test procedures and equipment? Then we might have the right job for you! In this role you will not only be the expert within high-voltage cables testing but also our visionary in future testing technologies.


Drive NKT´s global testing development and ensure our future excellence
In our test labs - the largest AC & DC electrical test labs in northern Europe – you will be the senior advisor in testing technology. As the Senior Test Expert you will support our engineers with test expertise and drive our global testing development and implementation.  At NKT, HSE is of highest priority and you will be the adviser in test safety questions as well as executing electrical and mechanical safety- and legal implementations. 

Your primary tasks will be: 

•    Give guidance and assistance to all NKT’s global testing businesses
•    Ensure and support NKT’s competency in SAT (Site Acceptance Test) technologies
•    Ensure NKT’s competency in testing technologies
•    Assure continuous improvement in testing quality and testing-technology productivity
•    Ensure NKT’s testing-technology assets and investments
•    Actively follow and take lead in international development in testing technologies
•    Hands-on assistance for complex tests at all NKT’s sites.
•    Be a part of Testing Technology fault-location preparedness team.

You will be a part of a highly skilled team of six based in Karlskrona, but your placement will be in Cologne. There you will be the test expert who – together with your colleagues in Karlskrona – supports Cologne and Karlskrona but also other test missions around Europe. We are a part of the international technology organization with colleagues in Karlskrona, Cologne, Alingsås and our research team in Västerås. Externally we participate in multiple working groups as members in Cigré and other similar committees.


Innovative test expert 
We are looking for a highly skilled expert who can, together with the rest of the team drive execution with a strong engineering focus. Your innovative and creative personality exploits in this role and is indeed a success factor. You thrive in a role with high level of collaboration – both internally and externally - and your strong communication skills is characterized by adaptiveness and clarity.

Additionally, your CV comprises: 

•    MSc in electrical engineering or related majors
•    5-10 years ‘of experience from testing enviroment
•    Fluency in spoken and written English, Swedish is meritorious 

Contact and application
Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below, at latest 9th of August 2020. 
Tests can occur in our recruitment processes.  If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager Henrik Corneliusson, +46 703 38 55 27 or Recruiter Josefine Persson, josefine.persson@nkt.com. 
Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.

Union Representatives
Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380  
Unionen - Mikael Hammarin +46 455 75 972
Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911

Welcome with your application!

Om NKT    
At NKT your skills, ambition and determination will contribute to connecting the world with high quality power cables driving the global transition to renewable energy. Join us and become part of an international organization founded on high ambitions, strong performance and collaboration. We have pioneered the cable industry since 1891, and today we still bring power to life. NKT employs 3.400 and operates globally with headquarter in Brøndby, Denmark. Read more at nkt.com


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Posting Date: 

Cologne, DE, 51061

Type:  Permanent

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