At Business Area IKEA Home smart we develop smart products to enable a smarter life at home for people all over the world. We are curious and passionate about creating solutions that solve real-life problems and help people realize their dreams. All on their terms. Because we believe everyone deserves a smart home. To succeed, we look for new ways of integrating technology and digital solutions into furniture and life at home. We explore opportunities throughout the home and we work closely with other Business Areas to both drive transformation of existing range and develop new smart products to attract new customers to IKEA. We’re still at the beginning – there is lots more to come. Are you the one we are looking for to join us on the journey?
As a Product Requirement Engineer (PRE) Electronics you work very close to the Product Design Engineer during the whole development process of our physical products. Being a PRE for electronic products is a challenge! Since requirements vary from country to country and change all the time.
As PRE you are responsible for:
Identifying and creating the right product requirements to secure that our products meet all the legal standards and the customer specific requirements
Choosing test methods for the product areas and the creation of new tests if needed for product validation
Having good insight of IKEA specifications, standards and test methods and keeping yourself updated on the latest changes that may influence the product areas
The creation and maintenance of the product documentation including certification
Securing that all certification tests are finalised successfully before product launch
We are looking for you who are passionate about creating innovative solutions and a great user experience in the area of the smart homes. You know how to work in a structured way and your collaborate with others (e.g. supplier, test-labs) to secure that products are right from the beginning and meet all requirements. You are experienced and motivated by working in a changing environment, with a lot of dynamic. Furthermore you are a true solution-oriented team player, with high entrepreneurial drive, you stretch boundaries and dare to challenge what already exists and always strive to develop better products and solutions that exceed our customers’ expectations.
You bring with you:
Relevant experience from the IoT/Electronics/Software/product development Industry
Capabilities and experience in working with requirements, testing and product certification
Knowledge and insights into requirements management and statistics tools (e.g. QFD, minitab, Excel)
Capability to have a holistic view across the different technology domains
The position is located in Älmhult, Sweden. If you have any questions about the role please reach out to Daniel Lind, firstname.lastname@example.org and if you are having questions about recruitment process you are welcome to contact Recruitment Specialist Maria Fröberg Larsson +46 (0) 706 190 996.
Warm welcome with you your CV and motivational letter in English latest by the 2nd of December.