Junior Design Engineer

Ă…lesund Stokke AS Apply before: 2022-06-08

We are currently looking for a Junior Design Engineer to develop and evaluate technical feasibility of design concepts, based on factors such as design requirements, performance, safety, durability, cost, manufacturability. The job includes responsibility for product lifecycle management activities including optimization of product manufacturing processes.

The right candidate is highly motivated and has initial work experience in the field of engineering, through student / summer jobs or first jobs and is ready to take the next step in her/his career to further define their path as an Engineer. 

The Junior Design Engineer will be part of an international team with colleagues from e.g. Sweden or Portugal and be based in Ålesund, Norway. The Engineering department is part of Innovation and works closely with all functions such as Design or Product Management. This position reports into the Engineering Manager. 

Some of the key responsibilities are the following:

  • Develop and evaluate technical solutions including mock-ups and prototypes.
  • Conduct risk assessments and FMEA of the product
  • Do preliminary technical validation by calculation, simulation or testing
  • Prepare technical data package of the product for handover: technical specification such as CAD files, FMEA, validation reports, etc.
  • Assist in production start-up
  • On-site follow up at various locations to discuss directly with suppliers and toolmakers about technical feasibility of parts and production methods
  • Research into materials, technologies and sustainability
  • Material and manufacturing insight
  • Provide support in development of Stokke engineering Guidelines
  • Be the technical point of contact for product responsible in product management team
  • Give technical support to operation manager in move production projects and other operational issues.



  • Initial working experience in industrialization of products within an international environment
  • Good sense of the relation between design & engineering and knowledge of product development processes such as DFM/DFA, drawing standards and basic systems engineering
  • Ideally knowledge in either injection moulding, aluminium extrusion, thermoforming, surface treatment, mechanical assembly processes.
  • Initial experience with FEM analysis and CAD tools and preferable Siemens NX experience.
  • Initial experience in usage of PLM software
  • Fluent in English

Why join Stokke?

  • Our company values define who we are, what we believe and what we stand for. At Stokke, we are truly better together as ONEStokke.
  • You will be a part of a company that creates smart and sustainable premium products, that through bonding between child and parent stimulate the child’s development
  • If you want to commit to create high quality products, designed for children and generations to come, we want you to be a part of our team
  • The Stokke Academy takes care of your career development which starts with a global onboarding training introducing you to the Stokke family.
  • Stokke offers great employee discounts on our products for family and friends, and you will be part of a winning team in a company in growth.