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Global Design Engineer



Play a key role in the Product Management & Product Development team and support the Medium Voltage Design team, securing a competitive global product portfolio 
Do you have a proven track-record within electrical power engineering? And do you want to contribute defining the future medium- and high voltage product portfolio for a global company in the B2B market? You will drive and execute on designing cables with a mindset to support and challenge the internal and external stakeholders. Then, we have an open position in our Applications Business Line with placement at any of our Application sites in Falun, Asnaes, or Kladno/Velke Mezirici. You will contribute to defining the product portfolio and will report directly to the Head of MV Design, Applications. 


Contribute to setting the medium & high voltage portfolios pipeline
You will join a business where Product Management & Product Development has an important role in unfolding the business strategy. You will be working close together with the cable designers in three countries. You have an educational background within electrical engineering and are a team-player who enjoys working with stakeholders at all levels in a global organization. 


Your work tasks includes: 

  • Design of cables according relevant country specific and international standards.
  • Initiative relevant testing e.g. type tests, routine and sample testing. 
  • Communicate designs and design changes to relevant stakeholders
  • Update design to meet changes in standards
  • Product master data maintenance (incl. preparation catalogues, technical datasheet of cables)
  • 3rd line technical support 
  • Provide control of certificates
  • Calculation of electric parameters of cables
  • Tender preparation
  • Supporting Product Management team and actively contributing to defining the development and innovation pipeline


Inspiring team player who will work dedicated to achieve great results
With your background and personality, we believe that you will contribute to the team with knowledge and a strategic mindset. You are thriving when you inspire others and achieving results. As well as you are result driven, you are also empathic and social. 


Your qualifications: 

  • Bachelor (or higher) degree within electrical engineering or equal
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience within design/electrical engineering
  • Knowledge within SAP, CYME and Access/SQL database
  • Speak and write English fluently
  • Are able and willing to travel as needed
  • It is a merit if you have experience within the cable industry


Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.   
Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below. Tests can occur in our recruitment processes. 

If you have any questions, you are very welcome to contact Kristýna Kaválková, Local HR Business Partner, Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.




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About NKT
Offers a broad range of building wire, low- and medium-voltage power cable supporting both safety in the building sector and the European energy transition. NKT markets high-quality products exceeding high customer expectations and has developed ergonomic solutions that are easy to install. Here, you will join a diverse and international organization operating from five main production sites with strong market positions across Europe driven by customer centricity and a growth focus.

NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.4 billion in 2020. NKT - We connect a greener world.


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Posting Date:  05-Jun-2022

Velke Mezirici, CZ, 59422 Asnaes, DK, 4550 Kladno, CZ, 27201 Falun, SE, 79152

Type:  Permanent
Requisition ID:  2449

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