Automation Engineer

Application deadline 2020-11-12

We are changing the perception of available power

At Exeger, business meets science. Our vision is to restore the carbon balance of the planet, by empowering people with clean, endless energy. It has taken us 10 years of hard work, dedication, courage and relentless pursuit to commercialize our innovation that will change people’s behavior and perception of light. We are developing the first ever made artificial solar cell, Powerfoyle, that can empower any consumer electronic device, IoT services and smart homes. And the best thing about it, is the more you use it, the more you help save the planet.

The first consumer products powered by Powerfoyle will be launched in 2020, and we will only accelerate from there. Therefore, we’re now looking for Automation Engineers to help keep pushing the boundaries of what is considered possible. As an Automation Engineer at Exeger, you are entrepreneurial at heart, charged with carrying the Exeger’s vision and being a game-changer.

Are you a curious and technically skilled automation engineer that love turning the unknown into simple engineering problems – and solutions? Then keep reading! We are now hiring engineers to join us at our plant in central Stockholm.

Engineering at Exeger

Engineering is the place within Exeger where we design machines and solutions, developing the entire Exeger production line. Focusing on innovative engineering solutions for high-performance projects, and provide technical expertise through design, manufacturing, and operations.

You will be at the heart of Exeger industrial engineering organization, dedicated to form one-off machines for development and production of the unique Exeger solar cell, realize customer specific prototypes and develop software and database solutions. To put it short; we build, deploy and develop, a to z.

We are looking for true automation-innovators, experts with a desire to be part of building a world leading company. This is a career opportunity that combines both your passion and skills as an engineer and allows you to extend your knowledge of bleeding edge technology!

What about you?

You will join the growing Mechatronics and Systems Engineering (MSE) team within the Engineering department, shaping the future software, electrical and control systems platforms for the development and production of the unique Exeger material.

What you will do

The team is looking for an Industrial Automation Engineer to drive the progress of our inhouse developed machines. Apply if you enjoy:

  • PLC, robot and HMI/SCADA programming
  • Leading technical projects through to completion
  • Finding creative solutions to unique challenges 


Our recruitment process focuses as much on personality/culture fit as it does on merit. That said, we know that you will have a better chance at succeeding in this role if you have the following experience:

  • Minimum BSc in Electrical Engineering, Production Engineering, Mechatronics or equivalent degree.
  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience PLC, HMI/SCADA and robot programming.
  • Experience with component selection of PLCs, servos, inverters, industrial robots and sensors.

If you also have any of the experiences below it is considered highly meriting:

  • Hands-on experience leading development, installation and commissioning activities.
  • Experience with FMEAs, performing risk assessments and safety reviews.
  • Experience in C#, python, Matlab/Simulink or general programming languages.
  • Experience in control system development or system modelling.
  • Awareness of ISO 10218, EN 60204, ISO 13849, IEC 61508 or similar.

More about Exeger

Founded in 2009, Exeger is a Swedish deep tech company, manufacturing a unique carbon positive material that has been invented by the company’s founders.

The technology allows for light energy (indoor as well as outdoor) to be transformed into electrical energy inside a nano-material, just like chlorophyll in plants – i.e. an artificial photosynthesis process. The company’s vision is to restore the carbon balance of the planet by empowering people with endless energy. Exeger has been backed up by institutional investors, is in an exciting scaleup phase and has several major collaborations (in progress as well as planned) in the wearables segment.


For more information, please reach out to Elias Rosell, Recruitment Consultant, at or +46 704 98 97 50

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Elias Rosell

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