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Firmware Engineer

Requisition ID:  7890
Category:  IT
Career level:  Professional
Contract type:  Permanent

Firmware Engineer 


As a Firmware Engineer you will be part of the team that develop SKFs condition monitoring products. Our products fit into SKFs digitalization platform and you will be involved in the whole product lifecycle – from design, implementation and production to commercial deployment and maintenance.

Your day-to-day work 

  • Design, implement and maintain firmware for embedded systems.
  • Contribute to and work with the overall firmware architecture alongside the team.
  • Collaborate with hardware engineers and software engineers to ensure firmware compatibility.
  • Adhere to, and improve the development team’s Way of Working process.
  • Travel may be required to support product development activities.

We expect you to have/be

  • University degree, preferable in computer science, electrical engineering or related field.
  • Experience working with development of embedded systems.
  • Solid programming experience in C and/or C++
  • Fluency in English


We see it as beneficial if you have at least 3-5 years of experience working with development of embedded systems, digital signal processing, electric measurement techniques and embedded Linux and Yocto. If you are accustomed to working in Agile development teams or other roles in Agile development teams, such as Scrum Master or Product Owner, then that’s a plus.

You will enjoy working here if you

As a person you like to work in a fast paced, innovative environment with focus on delivering high quality products. You are a communicative team player that is driven by the interaction of team members as well as stakeholders. You have high integrity and the ability to build relationships with people on all kind of levels in different organizations.


Additional information for you 

Location: Luleå, Sweden. Local contract in AB SKF. 


At SKF Hardware and Software Development in Luleå we develop industry leading systems for condition monitoring, including online systems, mobile systems, wireless systems, software and more. Our products are designed specifically for helping customers maintain the optimum performance for their plant’s machinery. SKF’s extensive knowledge of rotating equipment is captured in our products, enabling SKF to accurately predict bearing failure in our customer’s equipment.


For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Patrik Schultzén, Recruitment Specialist at SKF Group Recruitment Center, +46 31 337 12 70 or 


Are you interested? 
…and meet the above requirements, please submit your application with resume in English no later than 27th of September.




About SKF

SKF’s mission is to be the undisputed leader in the bearing business. SKF offers solutions around the rotating shaft, including bearings, seals, lubrication management, condition monitoring and maintenance services. SKF is represented in more than 130 countries and has around 17,000 distributor locations worldwide. Annual sales in SEK is around 85 billion and the number of employees ca 45,000.