Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 906 million, the company’s 5,500 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: www.kongsbergautomotive.com

Design Engineer


Mullsjo, SE, 565 28

Country/Region:  SE

About the position

Would you like to work in an empowered, enthusiastic, and challenging atmosphere surrounded by highly skilled co-workers? Does the opportunity to work with high tech products of big importance for the future vehicles sound exciting?

Then this position is for you! Apply today!

Kongsberg Automotive is now looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer for its actuators team. The position is based at Kongsberg Automotive’s Technical Centre in Mullsjö Sweden.

Who are we, your new colleagues?

There are three of us, with mainly mechanical background but also some knowledge within electronics. We are passionate about cars and being creative and innovative in our daily work.

We are part of our R&D department also including Shift-by-Wire(another mech design team), System, HW and SW design and simulation/validation teams.


You will be part of the actuator team, working actively on the development of advanced mechatronic actuator systems for powertrain applications together with the rest of engineering disciplines (System, HW, SW and validation) and in close collaboration with other company functions and the suppliers and customers. You will be involved and have influence on the design and the final product from the initial sketch and all the way through to serial production. Strong focus on innovative solutions for tomorrow’s vehicles considering all aspects of design, manufacturing, reliability and cost.

KA’s Technical Center in Mullsjö has also its own laboratory, which is key in conceptualization, prototyping, design experiments and validation testing.


What will you be responsible for?

Mechanical design and development activities according to KA’s development processes; spanning from idea and concept generation all the way to finished design for serial production, 3D modelling, D-FMEA, mechanical calculation and simulation, manufacturing evaluations, 2D drawings etc.



  • Graduate engineer at BSc or MSc level, primarily in mechanical engineering.
  • Experience in using simulation tools/ FEA as part of design activities.
  • Skilled user of CAD tools, preferably Catia V5.
  • Engineering experience from product development.
  • Experience in mechatronics design (electrical motors, gears and sensors) is meritorious.
  • Experience in injection molding and die-casting.
  • Good experience in GD&T (Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing), functional dimensioning and quality assurance tools like FMEA.
  • Team player with a strong drive and a positive attitude.
  • Analytic mindset and problem-solving approach.


What we offer

Interesting products and production. Competent and supportive colleagues and management team. All with great team spirit. A place where you are heard and seen. Great opportunity for you to develop and grow.

Nice and modern offices. We also have good coffee and a fully equipped gym.

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

For any questions or information, please contact:
Jasmin Insanic, Design Manager Actuators, Powertrain&Chassis
phone: +46 (0)392 384 25
e-mail: jasmin.insanic@ka-group.com


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.


Our Technical Center in Mullsjö:


We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  Design Engineer
Application Id:  3300
Posting date::  Sep 12, 2023