Software engineer – test developer

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Software engineer – test developer

Our Company

LUMIBIRD is one of the world's leading specialists when it comes to lasers. With 50 years of experience and expertise in 3 key technologies – solid state laser, laser diodes and fiber laser. The company designs, manufactures and markets high-performance lasers for the scientific (laboratories
and universities), industrial (manufacturing, defense and LIDAR sensors) and medical (ophthalmology, ultrasound) markets.
LUMIBIRD was created through the acquisition of companies between the Keopsys and Quantel groups in October 2017 and is a medium-sized company with more than 1,000 employees, revenues of over EUR 160 million and offices in Europe, North America, China, Japan and Australia.

Lumibird Photonics Sweden AB needs to strengthen its construction department with a selfmotivated and enterprising test developer for both SW/FW and electrical. Lumibird Photonics Sweden AB manufactures laser rangefinders for various military applications and
has an agile manufacturing with responsibility from start to finish. The entire production handles both new manufacturing and repair of both systems and subsystems in the same manufacturing flow.

The placement of this job is in Gothenburg, Sweden

Your mission

Lumibird Photonics Sweden AB is looking for a test developer with focus on SW/FW and electronics design. Your role will be to develop, improve and maintain new and existing test equipment and SW/FW. The test equipment consists of SW/FW, electronics and mechanics. In the role you shall also
develop and maintain SW/FW for existing and new products.

Your main work will include SW/FW and test equipment development including design of circuit boards. Theoretical calculations, practical testing and verification of SW/FW and test equipment. Documentation of work and communication with production. You shall be able to design from a
requirements specification and understand how these requirements affect the SW/FW and electrical design, regarding cost and production time.

Depending on your personal profile the work may also include:

  • CAD of PCB.
  • Advanced hands-on debugging / fault finding of laser rangefinder.
  • Managing component library

To achieve the above, you are part of a team with purchasing, sales, system-, mechanical-,electrical-, power-, optical- and transmitter-designers. Therefore, you need to be able to express yourself in writing and speech both in Swedish and English.

The work is in close contact with the customer, it is therefore important that you understand the customer and end-user needs of the products. There will also be close work with the manufacturers, it is therefore a need to understand the process of manufacturing and to communicate requirements and expectations on deliveries. When needed international traveling to
customer/manufactures can occur.

You shall also keep yourself updated with the latest SW/FW and electrical standards and regulations.

Your profil

We are looking for a result focused person with a strong personal drive. You shall perform your tasks with profound investigations and have the ability to independently gather information from all kinds of sources. Your working method shall be systematic with written documentation as a normal standard.

Your technical skills are:

  • 5+ years in SW/FW development
  • Programing skills in C/C++, Python, VHDL and/or LABview.
  • Language skills in Swedish and English is required.
  • Bachelor or Master of Science degree in electrical / software engineering or corresponding education or corresponding work experience.

Meriting technical skills are:

  • Experience in circuit board development
  • Experience from CAD of PCB.
  • Experience of Cadence Allegro.
  • Experience in Component engineering is a merit.
  • Driver license for car is a merit.

Personal skills:

  • Structured
  • Personal drive
  • Quality awareness
  • Communicative
  • Accurate
  • See solution to complex problems
  • Possibility to gather information from different sources

The employment is in Swedish defence industry, and it is required that you are a Swedish citizen to get access to the employment. This position requires that you will be approved in a security screening in accordance with the Swedish Protective Security Act.

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