Electrical Engineer or Senior Electrical Engineer

Several options Apply before: 2021-01-24

Yaskawa Environmental Energy / The Switch focuses on electrifying the world with ultimate efficiency. Our innovative electrical drive train products, capabilities and solutions create energy sustainably, contain energy effectively and consume energy responsibly. Today, we have delivered more than 15 GW of megawatt-class environmental energy technology to leading energy pioneers throughout the world. We're on a mission to enable more profitable power generation, energy storage and use, while lowering the cost of electricity and operations. For more information, visit:

Electrical Engineer or Senior Electrical Engineer

We are looking for a professional with experience in low-voltage megawatt-class converter products. This person's main task will be to develop our 690 V AC power conversion and DC distribution systems with an understanding of the product requirements to ensure compatibility. Depending on your experience level, also participation and taking a lead in internal development projects is expected. The task itself can, and will, be modified according to the expertise and knowledge you possess.

You are proactive, independent and can assume responsibility for your job. In addition to a technical understanding, communication and teamwork are your strengths, as you will be working in close cooperation with other members of our engineering and business units. This position can be located in Vaasa, Lappeenranta or Helsinki, according to your preference.

Our requirements:

  • Education in the respective field (M.Sc / B.Sc in Electrical Engineering)
  • 5+ years of experience in electrical engineering
  • Experience of power converter product standards
  • Good communication skills in Finnish and English
  • Excellent technical writing skills

We appreciate:

  • Experience in a wide range of electrical systems
  • Experience in electrical marine systems
  • Experience in energy storage systems

We offer you challenging work in the world of renewable energy and marine, with the freedom to grow and make your ideas become a reality.


If you are interested in bringing your skills to Yaskawa Environmental Energy / The Switch, please apply by January 24, 2020. For more information, please contact Ville Litmanen, Engineering Manager, Tel. +358 40 808 0298.