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Engineer Application Development NewTech

Engineer Application Development NewTech


Do you have good knowledge about ceramic materials and coatings, and want to assume the responsibility to drive application development for surface coatings related to New Technologies - here is the job for you!

About the position

We are looking for an Engineer to drive application development forward for surface coatings related to New Technologies in the Product Area "Surface and Joining Technologies/SJT". Focus is on Cold Gas Spraying (CGS) and Atmospheric Plasma Spraying (APS) including Suspension Spraying (SPS). 

In this position you identify new applications, future technology trends, and portfolio gaps. Additionally you initiate and lead development projects. You support customers and sales in technical questions regarding applications, processes and material selection. Presenting our portfolio, new materials, and coating solutions to customers at technical meetings, conferences and exhibitions are other important tasks in this role.

In this position you will work in international teams, and act as the technical interface between both our customers and prospects, as well as internal departments at Höganäs such as Product Development, Marketing, Business Development and Operations.

The position will be placed at one of Höganäs’ locations in either Sweden or Germany, pending on the candidate’s location. In addition, this position requires frequent travels, both national and international.

Your profile

We are looking for you that have good knowledge in ceramic materials and coatings, as well as the related applications to enable new developments in this field. In addition, an understanding of coating and material characterization methods is required. A Master of Science or equivalent in mechanical engineering or material science is mandatory.

This position requires project management skills and a strong general technical background. Good problem-solving capabilities are also considered valuable skills in the position. 

You are an innovative and result-oriented team player, well organized, and like to drive technical approaches towards key customers and present new solutions. And you have the right communication skills to be the interface between our customers and prospects and the relevant internal stakeholders.

We also would like to invite young engineers to apply for this position if you are looking for your next step in your business career.

You are fluent in English, and preferably also in German and/or additional languages.

Working at Höganäs

We aim to offer a great and meaningful place to work where you can fulfil 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 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 Americas, Europe and Asia. Our turnover in 2020 was €0.8 billon. Our owners are Lindéngruppen and FAM.


Welcome with your application. Application deadline is Feruary 6, 2022.

Contact person
Oliver Lanz
Senior Manager Application Engineering


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