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Software Configuration Manager

Do you want to enable green energy transition, and together with colleagues build customized embedded control systems consisting of both software and hardware to meet our customers' and the world's needs for sustainable, flexible, and secure energy?

In this role at Hitachi Energy, you will be a part of a department which is responsible for automation and digital real-time control software of the power plants and transmissions. The configuration manager has the ability and authority to ensure day-to-day and end-to-end configuration management services in the organization, for software development and the relevant aspects of application lifecycle management.

Are you ready to contribute to an ultra-relevant industry to save the planet? Do not hesitate to send your application. We offer an exciting and stimulating work environment, where you become an important team player collaborating to deliver our world-class technology and developing the best HVDC control for our customers.

Your responsibilities

  • Supporting and mentoring the organization on configuration management tools, services, concepts, policies, and procedures.
  • Tracking compliance on policies and procedures and resolving or escalating any compliance issues.
  • Chairing the configuration control board (CCB) and enacting changes as directed. Managing and supervising changes and their associated documentation.
  • Configuring Azure DevOps templates, pipelines, repositories, and KPI dashboards.
  • Administering credentials and access rights of configuration management infrastructure.
  • Following Hitachi Energy´s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your background

  • You have an interest and skills within software development.
  • You hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree within a relevant technical area.
  • Fluency in English is required, written, and spoken alike. Knowledge of Swedish or other languages is meritorious.
  • Excellence in Azure DevOps and Visual Studio toolchain.
  • Experience of virtual environments is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of CI (Continuous Integration), repository strategies using TFVC and GIT.

Additional information

Are you ready for an exciting new challenge? Does the above description sound like you? Welcome to apply until July 31s! Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis, so don’t delay – apply today! 

Recruiting Manager Richard Prendiville,, will answer your questions about the position. Union representatives - Sveriges Ingenjörer; Mikael Hjort, + 46 107 38 29 86; Ledarna: Christer Fridlund, + 46 107-38 29 12; Unionen: Fredrik Holmgren, +46 107 38 21 85. All other questions can be directed to Lead Recruiter Gustaf Hedström, +46 72-464 32 64,

The HVDC technology has been on the market for the past 60 years and is an enabler for renewable energy integration, supporting future energy transition for a sustainable future. Please find out more about our world-leading technology at

Location Ludvika, Dalarna County, Sweden
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-04-15
Reference number R0044469

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. 

We employ more than 40,000 people in 90 countries who each day work with purpose and use their different backgrounds to challenge the status quo. We welcome you to apply today and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.