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Material Development Engineer

Material Development Engineer


We are now looking for a Material Development Engineer within the field of electromagnetic application based on SMC (soft magnetic composite) and other technologies. Is this you? If you are interested in joining Höganäs AB, please submit your application as soon as possible.

About the position

A Material Development Engineer who will be responsible for material development within the field of electromagnetic application based on SMC (soft magnetic composite) and other technologies. As a Material Development Engineer, you will drive material development within the field of electromagnetic application based on SMC, including base powder, coating and component manufacturing process.

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

Your profile

With a Ph.D/M.SC or equivalent in chemistry, material science, physics or similar, you need to have knowledge about chemistry, physics and materials. Experience within R&D in soft magnetic material is a 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. Problem solving and multitasking are also considered valuable skills in the position.


Höganäs sees its employees as their greatest asset. We show this by not only making sure that you have a good occupational pension and insurance with the possibility of salary exchange, but also by encouraging you to take care of your health through access to a fitness center and wellness allowance. We offer reduced working hours of up to approx. 60 hours per year, discount on lunch and profit sharing with all our employees.

Working at Höganäs

We aim to offer a great and meaningful place to work where you can fulfil your potential and ambitions. We welcome all applicants and strive for diversity. 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 and aim to pioneer the industry by being the first producer of green metal powder.

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 and additive manufacturing, 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 2021 was €1 billon. Our owners are Lindéngruppen and FAM.


Last day to apply is the 8th of February 2023. We apply a continuous selection process; interviews will be held continuously. 

Contact persons
Ye Zhou
Manager EMA Material Development
Agnes Standar
HR Coordinator


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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