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Senior Production Engineer, Täby, Sweden

The operations team aims to be a sales enabler – our performance will help Piab fulfil our full potential as the global leader in gripping and moving solutions. The Senior Production Engineer is a key player in this through developing, standardizing and maintaining our production engineering concepts to create a scalable, reliable and cost-efficient production.

In this role, you will work closely with R&D as well as with our global supply units (located in Sweden, Germany, Singapore, China, USA) during new product introduction/ industrialization as well as during the product maintenance phase. You will also work independently with external suppliers in developing equipment, fixtures, testers and tools.

The Senior Production Engineer will report to the Industrialization Manager and is part of the Global Operations team. The position is located at Piab’s head office in Täby.

What you will do

  • Develop and implement a global production engineering strategy for the Piab Group, with scalability, cost and quality as the main focus areas.
  • Be a part of the New Product Development projects (NPI), developing production tools, production test equipment, methods and work instructions, with a high focus on built in quality control and mistake-proofing (Poka Yoke).
  • Drive process improvement within the production engineering function.
  • Provide support to the supply units when upgrading, trouble shooting and maintaining production equipment.
  • Lead and drive coordination between the supply units regarding production engineering questions.
  • Drive DFA and process FMEA-analysis of new products, in close cooperation with R&D, Sourcing and Production.
  • Make sure that tools, methords and developments within the production engineering area are up-to-date.

We are looking for

You take initiatives, you get things done and you accept responsibility for the results.

You execute plans with commintment and determination and achive high quality results. 

You have a systematic and methodical way of working. You plan and define clear priorities and allocate resources effectively.

You have a professional approach and demonstrate specialist knowledge and expertise in your own area. You are keen to continue to develop professionally.

You cooperate well with others; you share knowledge, experience, information and you support others in the persuit of team goals.

Skills, knowledge and experience:

  • Higher degree in Engineering
  • 5+ years of work experience in production engineering, preferably in a lean manufacturing environment
  • Fluency in English, oral and written
  • Strong technical skills
  • Ability to develop and implement plans in a global, cross-functional environment
  • Ability and willingness to shift between operational hands-on tasks and more strategic thinking
  • Ability to deliver results with quality on time
  • Experience from working in a global organization is merit
  • Experience from working with test environment using Python Software is merit
  • Documented training in lean tools and methods is merit

We offer

As a Piab employee, you are part of an innovative company that is at the forefront in its field. We are a growing organization, which creates opportunities for career development, both within Sweden and abroad, and together we build Piab’s future.

Together with your colleagues, you work in a family atmosphere where there is good team spirit and collaboration throughout the organization.

We offer a favorable working week, extended health insurance and flextime, pension plan and wellness allowance. If you are located at the head office in Täby, you also have free access to a well-equipped gym in the same building.


Apply for the position by sending us your CV to This is an ongoing selection, so make sure to apply as soon as possible. We look forward to receiving your application!


Should you have any questions regarding the position, you are welcome to contact Magnus Rosenqvist, Industrialization Manager, at


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