Oceanbird is looking for an

Technical Project Manager

What will you do?

Oceanbird is now moving into the realization phase of our wing sails. During the year to come, we will test our first full-scale prototypes and at the same time prepare for moving into a commercial phase with focus on getting the wing sail out on the market.

We are looking for an experienced technical project manager to coordinate customer projects and internal R&D projects. You will coordinate deliverables against vessel owners, engineering firms, yards and classification societies with the aim of installing our wing sails onboard large oceangoing vessels.

As part of a small technical multidisciplinary team, you will take on diverse tasks and responsibilities in international projects of varied complexity and scale, such as:

  • Navigate through the exciting and challenging field of naval architecture
  • Coordinate feasibility studies
  • Initiate and lead development projects
  • Support in carrying out approval procedures
  • Create and maintain processes related to project management

Location: Oceanbird office in Tumba, Sweden.
Employment: Full time

Who are you?

To succeed in this role, you should have:
⇒ Experience within marine projects, product development or manufacturing engineering.
⇒ A high technical interest, solution driven and adaptable.
⇒ A good understanding of product development processes.
⇒ Strong communication and time management skills.
⇒ A master´s degree in mechanical engineering, naval architecture, electrical engineering or a maritime background (Master, Chief Engineer, deck or engine officer).
⇒ At least 5 years of working experience as Project Manager.
⇒ An interest in sustainability and a willingness to contribute to a better future.

What do we offer?

A chance to be a part of something bigger and make a real change, but at the same time having a workplace that is characterized by a positive atmosphere.

Our core values are:
Pioneering Spirit – We dare to challenge the conventional and break new ground. As pioneers, we empower a revolution.
Natural forces – The power in the wind, in people, in ideas – the natural forces surrounding us all are waiting to be harvested.
Fun & Passion – It´s harder to fly alone – only together can we make a difference. Cooperation and shared passions build our strong team spirit.
Dedication – Dedicated to high-quality and robustness, to offer the right help on sustainability journeys, to be the best. Dedicated to making change.

AlfaWall Oceanbird AB is a 50/50 joint venture, owned by Alfa Laval and Wallenius but operated as an independent company. Our strong mother companies provide valuable insights in shipping and industrial production and enables us to have a long-term perspective. By harnessing wind – a constant and free energy source – we contribute to a more sustainable shipping industry.


For more information about the position, please contact:
Emil Kotz, Manager Customer Projects, emil.kotz@alfalaval.com
Regina García Moguel, Talent Acquisition Partner, regina.garciamoguel@alfalaval.com

Union contacts:
Francisco Garcia, Akademikerföreningen,  +46 733 995 684
Anders Jansson, Unionen, +46730780482

How to apply

We review applications continually so please send in yours as soon as possible but not later than 15th of April. Due to GPDR we don’t accept applications sent directly via email.

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We care about diversity, inclusion, and equity in our recruitment processes. We also believe behavioral traits can provide important insights into a candidate’s fit to a role. To help us achieve this we apply Pymetrics assessments, and upon application you will be invited to play the assessment games.

The Oceanbird team

The Oceanbird team could be hundreds and even thousands of people. Without our partners, consultants, investors, parent companies and Oceanbird ambassadors, we would never have gotten this far.
However, they wouldn’t fit into one screen so here is the core team, and channels where to find them.


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