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Lead Automation Engineer SCADA till Scania





Publication Date

24 Jan 2023





Scania is currently undergoing an exciting transformation from a traditional truck manufacturer to a provider of complete sustainable transport solutions. IT is a crucial part of this transformation as Scania’s success is depending on flexible and efficient IT solutions that support current and future business requirements.

Do you want to be a part of the digitalization of Scania’s production units? Then take the chance to be the next member of the SCADA team at Order to Delivery IT!

We are responsible to develop, maintain and to some extent support our shared SCADA systems at Scania’s various production units in Europe and are now looking for a Lead Automation Engineer to our team in Södertälje

Your tasks and responsibility

  • Design and develop solutions within the SCADA area
  • Act as the link between SCADA and surrounding techniques such as MES, machines, network, IoT etc.
  • Act as the link between the product team and the Södertälje local delivery team to support in pre-studies for new projects, design Scada solutions and implementation of projects
  • Lead and support the local implementation team during the implementation flow
  • Cooperate and exchange knowledge with SCADA implementation teams spanning different geographical areas 
  • Participate in Scania’s change projects to secure the quality of our deliveries

Your profile

We believe that you have a degree within the Automation area and several years of experience in similar roles. You understand what it means to support a production unit and be comfortable with various tasks in the area.

In previous positions, you have gained extensive knowledge of different techniques and products in the field, and have successfully implemented large-scale solutions. You should be well-versed in PLC/SCADA systems, particularly Ignition and Siemens products such as TIA Portal and SIMATIC WinCC or similar. Experience with SQL server and programing languages such as Python is a plus.

You are driven and possess strong analytical skills, are able to see the big picture, but also able to dive into technical problems. You are responsible, socially skilled, and quality-conscious. You enjoy taking on a leading role and sharing your knowledge with others. Additionally, you should be proficient in English both in speech and writing. We promote a flexible work culture and are open to employees working from where they can add the most value. SCADA solution the physical presence plays a vital part and we assume you either live in the area or are able to re-locate.

What we offer

We offer our employees Scania's own training centre and medical center, apartment rental options, the possibility to rent vacation houses through Scania, team activities and the possibility to work with the premium brand in heavy trucks in a truly global environment.


We are collaborating with Nexer Recruit regarding this recruitment. Please contact recruitment consultant Markus Hanna at or call +46 730 31 15 81 should you want to learn more about the position. We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Scania is a world-leading provider of transport solutions, including trucks and buses for heavy transport applications combined with an extensive product-related service offering. Scania offers vehicle financing, insurance, and rental services to enable our customers to focus on their core business. Scania is also a leading provider of industrial and marine engines. In 2021, we delivered 85,930 trucks, 4,436 buses as well as 11,786 industrial and marine engines to our customers. Net sales totaled to over SEK 146 billion, of which about 20 percent were services-related. Founded in 1891, Scania now operates in more than 100 countries and employs some 54,000 people. Research and development are concentrated in Sweden, with branches in Brazil and India. Production takes place in Europe, Latin America, and Asia, with regional production centers in Africa, Asia, and Eurasia. Scania is part of TRATON SE.