Automation Engineer

  • Position: Automation Engineer
  • Sector: Life Science/Process/Manufacturing
  • Type of contract: To be defined
  • Starting date: To be defined

Do you have experience in automation and are ready for the next step in your career? Maybe you have a few years of experience and are looking for new challenges in the life science or process industry? Maybe you have even worked as a consultant or are curious to do so? Then this could be something for you!

We are looking for more automation engineers to join our consulting team at agap2 for upcoming assignments in Mälardalen. We are looking for you with a burning interest in automation, who either have experience of or are curious about the consulting profession and ready for the next step in your professional development!

Your main missions are:

The tasks may vary depending on the client and the type of project, below you will find the relevant responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement automation solutions for production processes in the Life Science sector.
  • Be responsible for configuring, maintaining and optimising automation equipment and systems.
  • Collaborate with other technical teams and stakeholders to ensure seamless integration of automation solutions.
  • Participate in the planning, execution and documentation of automation projects.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues with automation equipment.

This job is made for you if.

  • At least a few years of industrial experience in the life science and process industry.
  • Experience in relevant programming languages such as Python, Java, C++.
  • Experience working with common automation systems, such as SCADA, DCS and HMI.
  • Experience with control systems/PLC such as, Siemens, ABB 800xA, Delta V for example.
  • Good knowledge of English.


  • You have a university education or equivalent work experience.
  • You have experience with standards/regulations such as FDA, GAMP5, GxP etc.
  • Experience with IQ/OQ/PQ, URS, FAT, SAT, CC, CAPA, deviation management and SOP.

In addition to the hard factors, we value the soft values highly when recruiting. We would like you as a person to be curious, positive, open, driven and flexible. You enjoy new challenges and new environments. You enjoy building relationships and are communicative and a team player.

Working with us means.

The employment would be with us at agap2 but the daily work is carried out at the customer. agap2 was founded in 2005 and is today active in 11 countries and 8000 employees throughout the group. Here in Sweden we opened up in 2017 and are specialised in the life science industry. At agap2, we have a warm and open climate and a strong sense of community, with monthly consultancy events. Since we are niched in Life Science, we have a wide customer network in Life Science in Mälardalen where you as a consultant can work on projects in everything from R&D, process & validation, quality & regulatory issues, project management and supply chain.


If you are curious about a dynamic role that offers you to test and broaden your competences within Life Science and/or the process industry, this could be a role for you!

Welcome with your application! Attach your CV and preferably a personal letter. If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Sophia, Head of Recruitment, at

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