Design Engineer – Electrical motors

Research & Development Sundbyberg, Sweden Stockholm, Sweden


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Design Engineer – Electrical motors


In your role as Design Engineer for electrical motors, you will create and modify manufacturing drawings and documents of motor related components. You will be supported by motor development experts that calculate and determine the overall motor design and performance.

Your work will cover new product development, product maintenance of the existing motor assortment and special orders. Besides a close collaboration with other colleagues in the motor group your work will include interaction with manufacturing, sourcing and other development groups within R&D.

The role also includes some practical work in the motor laboratory to build and test motor prototypes.

You will mainly work with software like Creo and PDMLink.


Suitable background is mechanical engineer e.g. college or bachelor’s degree with some years’ experience. You are interested in development of electrical machines like motors and generators.   

Fluent in English, both verbal and written, are essential to perform this work as part of a global company. Communication skills in Swedish are a plus.

Personal characteristics

You are driven and find pleasure in bringing tasks to an end even if some may be repetitive in nature. Furthermore, we believe you can work independently.

Our technical documents and drawings must be of high quality for effective manufacturing. Thus, you should be precise, detailed and structured.  

Our work environment encourages open dialogues and a continuous improvement mind set.

Why Work at Xylem!

We offer you a creative and international environment where you get the opportunity to focus on your personal and professional development together with committed and helpful colleagues. Engage as a volunteer through Xylem´s business program for community initiatives Xylem Watermark:


We look forward to receiving your application in English.

Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, which means that we may close the application process if we find the right candidate.

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Corporate Recruiter Leila Sayyad, [email protected].

We only accept applicants through .

Union representatives are Mikael Lövås, Unionen, and Martin Larsson, Sveriges Ingenjörer, phone: + 46 8 475 60 00.