Be the change you want to see!

OptiCept Technologies AB is now looking for a passionate and driven Embedded Software Engineer to innovate the Food and Plant industry

About Us

OptiCept Technologies has developed methods using pulsed electrical fields and vacuum injection to reduce waste in industries like olive oil, juice, flowers, and plants. The company sell, design, and install our machines, all manufacturing is outsourced. Our head office is in Lund and we have additional offices in Athens, Milan, and Shanghai.

Why Join Our Team?

Do you want to make our world more sustainable? Do you want to join an exciting journey in an international environment? Do you like technology and challenges? Do you want to work in a company with lots of personal responsibility and fast decisions in the Food and Plant tech industry

OptiCept Technologies AB develops, manufactures, installs, and sells Pulsating Electrical Field (PEF) and Vacuum Injection (VI) equipment for food and plant production. We work in a wide field of technology with expertise in electronics, IoT, microbiology, working with new technology, and development. At our heart, we are a Sustaintech company that aims for a more sustainable planet, by using smart technology. As a Process Engineer, you will be part of developing the various applications of CEPT and VI within the Food and Plant Segments. You will eventually be given responsibility for one or more applications areas. Since we are growing the potential for further promotions is very good.

As a development engineer at Opticept Technologies AB, you will work in a broad role with various projects where you are part of the project from start to finish. The overall objective is to define new software solutions and effectively drive and control the development. Your daily tasks will include work with development and adaptation, you will create test cases, you will contribute with the creation of relevant and concise documentation to increase knowledge in the organization. 

We believe you are an analytical problem-solver with a customer-oriented mind-set, who enjoy being part of a team where you take own initiatives. You are humble and can quickly adapt to better new ideas, independent of where they come from. 


  • Design and development of embedded firmware applications for STM32 based MCUs 
  • Establish agile design process  
  • Software Design Implementation and test strategy, Develop DFT 
  • Work close with the hardware team and system Engineers for necessary system support 
  • Software specifications from requirements, Document technical design, Validate system design 


To qualify for the role, it is required that you are familiar with several of below areas: 

  • A master’s degree in computer science or equal 
  • 4+ years of experience with embedded SoC development environments 
  • Strong coding skills in C, C++ 
  • Experience from embedded environments 
  • Excellent debug and trouble shooting skills 
  • Comfortable with configuration management, version control and modern software development flows (e.g., Agile) 
  • Fluency in spoken and written English 
  • Work and residence permit for Sweden valid during 2022 and 2023 
  • Knowledge of setting up a test system 

Below are seen as merits 

  • Experience from CAN-open (CANalyzer eller CANoe) or other communication protocols/bus 
  • Experience from control algorithms 
  • Experience from ST stm32cubeide (gcc)  
  • Experience from PLC programming 
  • Comfortable with reading electrical schematics and measuring electrical signals 
  • Agile development 

As a person, you are self-motivated and have no problem pushing your work forward to achieve results. You are responsible and problem-solving and work actively to find the best solution for every task. Since you will work a lot in teams, it is important that you have a good collaborative ability while being able to work independently. 

Company Description and culture 

We are convinced that diversity is important for both well-being and efficiency. You become part of an international and supportive culture where everyone believes in the company’s development with a strong focus on creating benefits for the world. 
At OptiCept Technologies, all employees contribute with knowledge, experience, and dedication. As we cover a wide range of knowledge, including electronics, automation, process engineering, biochemistry, service, logistics, quality, etc. with relatively few people, it is important that you are interested in areas other than your own and that you want to develop as a person. By understanding each other and working together, OptiCept becomes better as a company. 

OptiCept Technologies provides the food and plant industry with technological solutions that contribute to a more sustainable world and enable climate-smart economic growth. OptiCept optimizes biological processes – Increased extraction from raw material, extended shelf life, reduced waste, and improved quality (taste, aroma, color, nutritional content) of the final product. The positive effects of technology increase efficiency for our customers, better products for the consumers, and minimal impact on our environment. Through patented technology in PEF (pulsed electric field) and VI (Vacuum Infusion), the technology opens new business opportunities for the food and plant industry worldwide. OptiCept’s vision is to contribute to a sustainable world by offering efficient green cutting-edge technology that is easy to use in the areas of FoodTech and PlantTech. 


Application  and Contact 

Start: Immediately, taking into account any notice period 

Scope: Full-time  

Working hours: Office hours 

Place: Lund and is a key role in product development.  

You report to the Product Development Manager 

Fill in the form below to apply 

We interview and hire on an ongoing basis. 

Any questions please contact our Director of Product Development, 

Welcome with your application!