HW Engineer

Do you want to be part of a small, global and expansive medtech-company in Uppsala with the vision to win the fight against the world’s most common causes of death? Are you a curious and committed person who is driven by the opportunity to work with the best in the industry and to take great responsibility? Then the job as a HW Engineer at Coala Life is for you.


The hardware and software design team at Coala Life is a small team of talented engineers, where you will be able to grow and work across the full spectrum of the hardware design in our products. Our team has a lot of accumulated knowledge and we understand the value of knowledge sharing, which provides an inspiring and creative work environment. We support each other and constantly share feedback and knowledge to improve our results.

To fit this position, you probably have worked as a HW Engineer for at least three years. You have knowledge and experience of electronics design, and you have worked with products that require high quality, preferably in medical devices or other regulated industry. This includes working in a process driven environment where activities such as FMEA/risk management, requirement management, verification and method validation are of importance. You can read and understand technical standards and you are strong in technical documenation.


Capabilities, Qualifications & Experience

  • University degree (minimum B Sc, preferably M Sc, electrical engineering or physics)
  • Minimum 3 years of work experience
  • Knowledge of electronics design including analog/digital circuits and RF electronics
  • Hands-on skills (soldering, electrical measurements)
  • Knowledge of relevant computer software (SPICE, Matlab or similar)
  • Fluent in English (spoken/written)


Are you the one we are looking for?

We are always looking for rare talents. You have a sixth sense to make things happen, fast, and you love technology and design and of course you have a passion for doing good. You appreciate the high pace in a small and dynamic company.  We believe that the best results come from a fruitful team effort. Therefore, you must be a flexible and positive person that thrives from teamwork. You must also possess the ability and willingness to handle many different tasks and changes of priorities.

What can Coala offer you?

At Coala, you will have a great opportunity to develop in a global company with really high ambitions. Coala has received many awards and is ranked as one of the most exciting and promising health care growth companies in Sweden. Our new office in Uppsala, in walking distance from the train-station, will be your base but you can also work partially from home. This is a great opportunity to use and to strengthen your experience in electronics for medical devices.

Apply today!

This recruitment is handled by our recruitment partner, Moveup Consulting AB. To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to tom.bergqvist@moveup.se

If you have questions regarding Coala Life or this open position, please contact Tom at +46 (0)733 87 2722.

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Coala Life was founded in Sweden with a mission to develop patient-centric solutions powered by smart algorithms. The solutions aim to digitally transform the field of cardiac diagnostics, to help win the battle against the world’s leading cause of death – heart disease.

 The COALA Heart Monitor is used by thousands of patients and more than 350 connected healthcare providers to help remotely detect and diagnose heart disease, as well as alleviate worries. Our unique innovations have received multiple prestigious awards and supported by over USD 30 million in funding.

 We make it possible for everyone to monitor and analyze their heart. Anytime, anywhere.