You will be part of Robotics in Västerås. Robotics develops, manufactures and markets robots and associated control systems, software, arc welding products, tracks and motor packages. We have bases in Västerås, Jönköping and the Gothenburg area in Sweden. Over 90% of our production goes to export and our customers include all major auto manufacturers. The auto industry and its sub suppliers and to an increasing extent general industry, such as the food industry, are automating their production with robots. Welding, machine tending, materials management, grinding, packaging and assembly are the most common applications. Our robots and robotics are sold via local ABB companies and via independent systems integrators and OEM companies – companies we call our Partners.
You will be part of the Mechanical Analysis team at Robotics in Västerås. Your main mission will be to analyze machine element technology such as gear solutions, bearings and joints. You will also work with analysis of structural components using structural analysis tools. Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to work with new development support towards customers, suppliers and production.
In the group, we use advanced simulation tools to analyze and optimize the robot mechanics and drivetrain with respect to performance, strength, lifetime and cost. The work is carried out in projects in close collaboration between designers, mechanical analysis engineers, our test lab and the motion control team.
You are an analytical, creative and solution oriented person with at least a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent. This you combine with experience from mechanical analysis and a deep interest in machine element technology and tribology, including dimensioning, stress analysis, material properties, mechanical reliability as well as design and test criteria. It is an advantage if you are skilled in computational tools such as FEM and dynamic simulations. Experience from, and interest in, experimental test methods is also advantageous.
ABB (www.abb.com) is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility, industry, and transport and infrastructure customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 140,000 people.
Recruiting Manager, Björn Lundén +46 21 323061 will answer your questions about the position. Union representatives Unionen: Roger L. Gustavsson, +4621–329097, Sveriges Ingenjörer: Pia Hill, +4621-34 47 51. All other questions can be directed to Recruitment Consultant Anna Hemmingsson, +4621-811888. Welcome to apply by July 2, 2017. Please note that selection is ongoing. The position may be filled before last day of application.
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