Textron Electrical Engineer in Trelleborg, Sweden

Electrical Engineer


As Software Engineer, you fill an important role in developing and sustaining the Safeaero product range. You will have the overall responsibility for the software that controls our vehicles and will work closely with the rest of the engineering team.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work includes computer software development, modification programming and new design

  • Work includes supporting and implementing cost-effective equipment modifications and solutions to help improve safety, reliability and the product

  • Work includes brainstorming, studies, analyzing, specifications, calculations, product development, validation, troubleshooting, logging, test and documentation

  • Work includes supplier, manufacturing and customer documentation of the new/modified solution

  • The position includes a great deal of interaction with in-house and external engineers both in Sweden, at other locations in the Textron GSE network as well as with suppliers

  • You are responsible to lead and follow up on given tasks and projects, with reports to the Engineering Manager

  • Maintain and support systems and product data base

  • Support and develop a new master control system (plc) for the Safeaero product range

  • Support and maintain the existing control systems on the Safeaero product range

  • Set a good example to colleagues by completing all necessary company documentation, punctually and in accordance with any guidelines or schedules issued (including time sheets, staff expenses, claims, site reports, etc.)

  • Attend all training courses and meetings as required by Textron GSE

  • Provide support and co-operation to the management and colleagues, and be prepared andwilling to help and contribute to the success of the company at all times

  • Observe and adhere to company health and safety guidelines and contribute to a health and safety working environment

The above list is not exhaustive but aims to provide a broad range of duties and key responsibilities of the post.



  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

  • Experience in designing and developing, programming and documenting electrical control systems acc. IEC 61131

  • Knowledge of C and/or Codesys programming

  • Computer literate and good knowledge of MS Office

  • Fluent in English and Swedish

  • Flexible approach to work, and be prepared to work extra hours as and when required

  • Ability to analyze and prioritize tasks effectively


  • Experience in programming, data structures and algorithms, database engineering, web technologies, field bus technology, computer technology, operating systems, network programming, compiler technology, principles for building software design and architecture, efficient and user-friendly HMI’s, remote access, etc.

  • Experience working in an international environment

  • Experience within the GSE industry (technical environment)

  • Experience within the automotive industry or other electromechanical industry

  • Project management experience

  • Commercial awareness

Job Engineering

Primary Location Sweden-Trelleborg

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 264884