Manager within Optics Engineering at Veoneer Linköping

Nov 7 - 14 2018

Founded in 2018, Veoneer is building on a heritage of more than 60 years of automotive safety development. Veoneer has 7,600 associates in 13 countries (joint ventures included).
Our camera systems are developed in Linköping. As a site, our responsibilities range from electronics and optics to software, algorithms and vehicle testing. All vision development teams are working cross-functionally based on agile principles.

Do you like to work in an innovative organization with a strong drive for improvements and good career opportunities? Then you will excel at Veoneer.

Manager within Optics Engineering at Veoneer, Linköping.

What you´ll do?
You, and your group, are responsible for the design, testing and verification of Veoneer’s optics and sensor systems for the company’s different types of camera systems.

As a group manager you are responsible for the development of both technology and personnel. You are expected to ensure the quality of your employees’ working methods, performance and competence development.
The team consists of highly competent and experienced optomechanics designers. They really enjoy working with cutting-edge technologies in our rapidly growing team, leading the ongoing revolution in the automotive safety industry.

The team has a closely cooperation with the production team, with a strong focus on manufacturability, high ”yield” and low scrap. You also cooperate with the Hardware Engineering management team, consisting of group manager for Mechanics, Electronics, Prototype and Indus as well as department head.

You will also support customer projects in achieving their goals by ensuring the right competencies are available at the right time and encouraging proactive problem solving as part of our culture.

What you’ll get!
An important role in one of the most expansive technical fields; Autonomous driving.

You´ll meet highly competent and super nice colleagues in a workplace with drive and a “can do”-attitude. You´ll be working in an environment with a lot of challenges that will help you grow, and also give you great career and development possibilities.
Veoneer appreciate the value that comes with diverse teams, and strive for a good balance between both gender and age as well as ethnicity and cultural diversity.

What you´ll bring?
In order to succeed in the role, we prefer that you have

  • Master of Science degree or equivalent
  • Experience in leading others as well as building and developing teams
  • Experience in embedded sensor systems and volume production
  • Design experience, customer and supplier Contacts
  • Experience within applied physics and optics

The position requires good leadership skills, that you are clear in your communication, have an analytical ability as well as the ability to make decisions. You are responsive and outgoing and maintain good relationships with people in your area. Experiences from the automotive industry and work with safety-critical systems we see as a merit.

Do you recognize yourself, apply now!
In this recruitment we work with AS&B Executive. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Mikael Jacobsson AS&B, 072-513 06 90 or Per Holmberg, department manager Veoneer, 070-277 63 99.

For more information about Veoneer, please visit our company website at

Apply as soon as possible, but no later than, 14/11.