Approval Engineer

Approval Engineer
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role at ABB, you can be sure you are helping to create a better world. From
building sustainable power plants in remote corners of the world, or improving
safety for workers in automotive factories, to developing new technologies to
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Helsinki, Finland
Research and Development
Discrete Automation and Motion
Business Unit Drives and Controls
We are looking for an Approval Engineer at ABB Oy, Drives
and Controls unit in Helsinki. You will be responsible for the
planning and handling of the approvals of frequency
converters. In this position, you will be working in close
co-operation with various design teams and safety authorities.
Your responsibilities
• Test planning
• Communicating with the authorities
• Handling factory audits
• Supporting designers
• Updating existing approvals
Our offering
• A challenging and versatile position with insight into various
design areas
• Induction to the job based on your previous experience
• The opportunity for personal development in the form of
Approval Engineer
• The opportunity for professional development in the field of
electrical safety of drives
• Possibility to participate in standardization work
• A B.Sc. or M.Sc. in technology, power electronics or
• A few years’ experience with electrical drives
• Good understanding of standards related to drives
• Ability to react quickly to changing situations
• A practical and precise way of working
• Fluent written and spoken English and Finnish skills
• Experience on working with MS Office tools
Ideally, you have
• Knowledge of electrical safety of drives
• Knowlegde of Marine approvals
Additional Information
Interested in joining the crew? Apply for the position by
September 25, 2016.
If you have questions, contact Ville Eskola, tel. +358 10 222
Our ambition.
Your legacy.
Approval Engineer