Technical Manager, Cable Monitoring Solutions

  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Lyckeby, SE; Malmoe, SE; Cologne, DE; Vaesteras, SE; Broendby, DK

Play a key role in developing our CMS business globally

If you have solid technical experience from digitalization projects, handling of Big Data and are keen on taking on an exciting and broad technical challenge in a growing, dynamic and high-tech environment, here is an ideal opportunity for you! Working closely with our international customers, we develop, manufacture and install efficient, environmentally friendly, and technologically advanced high-voltage cables, (HVC), for both land and offshore applications globally. Growing our Cable Monitoring Solutions (CMS) department we add value to our customers by helping them utilize their assets in best possible way.

Establish, drive and develop the technical scope

We are growing on of our newest business areas – Cable Monitoring Solutions - and are looking for a Technical Manager to join our organisation. Within this area we add value to our customers by supporting them in their efforts to use their cables in the most effective way, to minimize risks and failures and to maximize the throughput and lifetime.

This is done by applying innovative sensors on the cable and in the control systems at our customers. The data is then analysed through our algorithms to provide actionable conclusions to our customers. This is a key step in NKT supporting our customers in their digitalization journey.

In the role as Technical Manager you will have the overall responsibility for all technical activities within CMS. Including interfaces to external suppliers as well as to internal functions such as Solutions, Engineering and R&D.

You will develop and execute the technical road map for CMS as well as play an active role of developing marketing and product strategies and planning as well as in establishing the overall CMS eco-system. We will have a high focus on profitability and market growth the following years.

Besides the above your primary tasks will be:

  • Project management of technical development projects, internal and external
  • Responsible for establishing technical presentation material and hold trainings internally and externally.
  • Act as technical sales support
  • Develop and maintain relationship with key stakeholders, internally and externally

You will be a part of a business-oriented team with flexible placement but preferably Karlskrona, Alingsås, Västerås, Copenhagen or Cologne. Frequent travelling is included in the role.

Technical generalist with a business-oriented and innovative mindset

To succeed in this role we believe you are a natural leader, who energise and motivate your colleagues. Your strong collaborations skills makes you an excellent team player who likes to win as a group.

You are motivated by being in an international and fast-moving environment, where you have the opportunity of applying your analytical abilities, strong social skills, and business-oriented mindset.  Establishing and developing strong relations to relevant stakeholders is another key to succeed in this role.

You have several years of experience from digitalization’s projects preferably within the industry – TSO, Utilities etc. You are probably a technical generalist who can contribute with expertise both from system integration and application knowledge as well as from e.g. sensor techniques and integration of Big Data.

Additionally, your CV comprises:

  • University degree within Engineering or equivalent
  • Fluency in spoken and written English

Contact and application

Are you looking for a role in an very future-oriented and growing area in a fast-moving and high-tech environment where you will be able to develop on a personal as well as on a career level? Let us know, we are waiting for you!

Please apply at our website at latest September 30st, 2023. Personality- and Capacity tests may occur in our recruitment process.

If you have any questions regarding the position, you are welcome to contact Recruiting Manager Stefan Persson, +46 722 072 676. In case you have any inquiries about the recruitment process please reach out to HR Business Partner, Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.

Union representatives

Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380  
Unionen - Joakim Wikström +46 73 40 70 243
Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911

We are looking forward to receiving your application!


About NKT
Join a diverse and international team of experts with unmatched repair capabilities and jointing experience keeping the global power grids in operation. From service hubs in Sweden, Denmark and Germany, NKT offers on- and offshore cable services to maximize the utilization of power cable systems. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.

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