Algorithm developer




Stockholm, Sweden


Position summary

Algorithm developer

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

Join our dynamic team in the Process Industries/Pulp&Paper unit of Process Automation at ABB, where innovation and excellence are at the heart of what we do. We are proud to be the global leaders in revolutionizing the Pulp and Paper industry through cutting-edge Quality Management Systems and Advanced Process Controls. Our mission? To empower Pulp&Paper mills and biorefining plants, not just in Scandinavia but worldwide, to elevate the quality of their products while conserving precious energy and raw materials. Imagine working alongside 80 talented individuals who make up our cohesive unit, where Sales, Product Management, Manufacturing, Maintenance, and R&D all collaborate under one roof. As an Algorithm Developer, you won't just be a part of our team; you'll be a driving force behind our product development journey, right from the inception of ideas to their grand launch. To thrive in this role, you should be curious and open-minded, and be comfortable in going from theoretical concepts to implementation. You are also comfortable working over a wide range of problems

Your responsibilities

  • Algorithm development in Matlab or Python, depending on your preferences.
  • Validation of algorithms, either by simulations or hands-on experiments.
  • Software implementation, mainly in C++ but also some C.
  • 4th line of support for bugs and problems from customers or internal contacts.
  • Participate and contribute to requirements refinements.

Your background

  • A MSc degree in Applied Physics, Mechatronics, or similar with a few years of working experience. Alternatively, PhD in a field related to physics, measurement technology or image processing.
  • Fluency in English is a must and Swedish is qualifying.
  • Experience of Linux and QT:s libraries is meritorious.
  • Git knowledge.
  • C++ and C proficiency.

More about us

Recruiting Manager Benjamin Friberg, +46 706 53 45 48 will answer your questions about the position. Union representatives - Sveriges Ingenjörer: Oskar Werner, +46 703 45 21 51; Ledarna: Kenneth Wahlqvist, +46 706 52 09 67; Unionen: Joakim Broström, +46 706 70 94 31. We look forward to receiving your application (PDF documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website #LI-hybrid

Why you should apply for a job to ABB:

  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction

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  • We focus on the areas where we can make the biggest impact: reducing carbon emissions, preserving resources and promoting social progress.

  • ABB has flexible work options depending on job compatibility without compromising customer service or impacting colleagues.

  • ABB has launched a gender-neutral global parental leave program granting 12 weeks of paid leave for primary caregivers.