Final application date

3 April, 2022




Charlotte Axelsson

+46 739 20 99 50

SICK is a world-leading supplier of sensors and sensor solutions for industrial applications. We have more than 10,000 employees in 50 countries and our head office is located in Freiburg, Germany. SICK in Linköping is an innovation center for Machine Vision and we are 85 committed employees with a great interest in software development, image analysis and visualization. For more than 35 years, we at SICK in Linköping have successfully developed and delivered software for technology-leading products in 2D and 3D vision, as well as system solutions for e.g., robot control and quality control.

Do you know FPGA- and C / C ++ development for embedded systems? Are you looking for challenges in a really good workplace with technology and innovation that will be used all over the world? Then a role as a software developer with us at SICK may be the right one!

About the job

At SICK we develop our own hardware for industrial 2D and 3D cameras and we are looking for an FPGA developer for cameras with built-in AI and image analysis who also has experience in C /C++. We work with a mix of newly developed hardware and further development of existing products.

The team is responsible for the development of software for several different types of cameras. It is a broad and interesting technology mix containing embedded systems on Linux (Yocto), FPGA for signal management and acceleration of algorithms for image analysis, machine learning (AI) and cyber security. Together with the product management in Linköping, we also participate in requirements for optics, mechanics and electronics for new hardware, and support our production departments around the world to deliver world-class products.

We can offer you

At SICK Linköping we are very proud of our work to be a healthy and attractive workplace. For several years, now no later than 2021, we have been named one of Sweden’s best workplaces according to the survey Great Place to Work. We work in agile self-governing teams and place emphasis on a culture of low prestige. As a global company we can offer international opportunities. We are at the forefront of innovation and development by always testing new things. Having fun at work is also very important!

We work actively to reduce our climate footprint and we engage in various ways to contribute to society and increase diversity and well-being in our workplace.

We are looking for you who have

  • Excellent programming skills in C/C++ and a couple of years of experience from FPGA development.
  • A solid technology interest and knowledge that you are happy to share with your team.
  • A positive attitude that contributes to the team spirit.
  • An urge to constantly learn more and develop your skills.

Do you want to know more about SICK and our technology? Have a look at the Youtube links below:

 For more information contact:

Johan Häggström, Manager R&D, SW Vision Sensors,, 013-362162


Charlotte Axelsson, HR Manager,, 0739-209950

Please submit your application no later than 2022-04-03. We make ongoing selections and appoint the position as soon as we have found the right person.