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Höganäs Sweden

Senior Development Engineer

Senior Development Engineer
Höganäs is the global thought leader in its industry and our ambition is to become the first green metal powder producer in the world. We are looking for a Senior Development Engineer who can join us on our journey of change and climate neutrality. 

About the position

We are constantly striving towards further optimizing our processes for existing and future powders, to get as competitive powder as possible. The PM Material Development group within the EMT section has the assignement to develop new and innovative powder material and process solutions for PM component applications. The development work is run in close collaboration with other parts of the EMT section like PM Business Development and Product Management as well as other parts of the Höganäs Group and with frequent interaction with external partners (customers, OEM's, universities etc.).

The main task of this position is to drive material development and characterization work for PM steel applications as well as communicating new findings in the department and within the Höganäs Group. You will also support the Höganäs Group and customers with material and processing recommendations for new and existing applications.

The work will be performed at Höganäs’ production sites in Höganäs.

Your profile

We are looking for you who has extensive knowledge in Metallurgy and Material Science and at least 5 years of experience of managing alloy/application development work. Suitable education is a Master of Science, Bachelor of Science, or an equivalent degree in Material Science with a specialization in material characterization, testing, and alloy design software. You should also have experience of project management and presentation skills. 

As a Senior Material Development Engineer you are analytic and structured and have a genuine technical interest. You are a team player and are eager to share your experiences and knowledge. You are also responsible to initiate, plan and drive material development and characterization activities in accordance with the goals of the company. Cooperation with the sites in Sweden as well as on an international level with suppliers and subsidiaries requires you to have excellent skills in speech and writing in both Swedish and English. 

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.


We hold interviews on an ongoing basis, so do not wait with your application. The last day to apply is August 15th.

Contact persons
Dimitris Chasoglou
Manager PM Material Development
Lihui Song
VP Powder Metallurgy
Agnes Standar
HR Coordinator
Anne Mari Fagerström
HR Business Partner


Within Höganäs we recruit with respect for all applicants. We work effectively, transparentely and towards diversity.

Please know that we only consider and accept a general application via our homepage. Our way to safeguard that everyone who has put in an application is considered based on his or her input.

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