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Höganäs Sweden

Material Development Engineer

Material Development Engineer


Are you interested in working together with experts within the field of material development for electromagnetic applications? Look here...

About the position

We are looking for a Material Development Engineer who will drive material development within the field of electromagnetic application (EMA) based on soft magnetic composites (SMC). This includes the development of iron or alloyed-based powders, surface coatings as well as our customer's related component manufacturing processes like compaction and heat treatment.

You will work together with process experts within the concern to develop new SMC powder materials with new production processes and to support SMC material production.

Your profile

With an M.SC/Ph.D or equivalent in material science, chemistry, physics, or similar, you need to have knowledge of chemistry, physics, and materials. Experience within R&D in soft magnetic material is merit.

You are an innovative and result-oriented team player, well organized with experimental planning skills. You have good communication skills and get things done at the same time as you are motivated by conducting experimental work. Project management and problem-solving are also considered valuable skills in the position.

Working at Höganäs

We aim to offer a great and meaningful place to work where you can fulfill your potential and ambitions. We have a clear management philosophy, and just like us, you believe that through collaboration and openness we develop as individuals and as a company. We see all employees, regardless of position, as leaders when we approach the challenges that the world - and we - face. In close cooperation with our stakeholders, we steer towards our vision of a sustainable society – and inspire the industry to make more with less.

More about Höganäs

Höganäs is the world leader in the iron and metal powders market, with an annual capacity of 500,000 tons. Together with our customers, we develop tomorrow’s solutions for the automotive industry, surface and joining technologies, additive manufacturing, and water treatment, which contribute to a more sustainable society. Höganäs was founded in 1797 and today we employ 2,400 committed people in 16 countries in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Our turnover in 2020 was €0.8 billion. Our owners are Lindéngruppen and FAM.


We have an ongoing process, so don´t wait for your application. 

Contact persons
Ye Zhou
Manager EMA Material Development
Kerstin Nilsson
HR Business Partner


Within Höganäs we work with recruitment with respect for all applicants, we work effective, transparent and towards diversity.

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