Motor Laboratory Engineer

Research & Development Sundbyberg, Sweden Stockholm, Sweden


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Motor Laboratory Test Engineer

Being the largest manufacturer of electrical motors in Sweden, Xylem designs and manufactures motors adapted specially for use in our products. In our facility in Sundbyberg we have a modern motor lab. To strengthen our Motor Group we are now looking for a Motor Laboratory Test Engineer.   


In your work with testing of electrical motors and drives you will:

  • Test both drive and motor performance (efficiency, temperature, torque etc)
  • Plan and prepare motors and drives for tests which may include preparation of prototypes, modifications and mounting of sensors or other special equipment
  • Perform measurements using various instruments like oscilloscope, voltmeter etc and data acquisition systems.
  • Perform maintenance on test equipment and measurement instruments
  • Document and report test results

When required you may also be involved in other tests on our products.  

You will be a part of Xylem´s R&D Motor Group in Sundbyberg and also work closely together with other development teams like Monitoring &Control, Hydraulics and Mechanics.


Suitable backgrounds for this role are measurement technician, electrician or similar roles related to measurements and testing. We believe you have experience in electrical installations and measurement systems. Knowledge and experience of data acquisition programming is an advantage

Skills 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 recognize yourself in our core competencies - continuous improvement mind-set, inspiring accountability and cross-boundary collaboration – which are a contributing factor to the company´s success. We are looking for a candidate that can work independently, plan and drive the development and also deliver according to expectation, on time and on quality.

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:


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Please apply with CV in English.

If you are interested in this position and would like to know more, please contact Leila Sayyad, Corporate Recruiter, [email protected] .

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