Hasselblad is one of the world’s most renowned camera brands. Hasselblad Group is headquartered in Gothenburg and has subsidiaries in Denmark, Germany, UK, USA, China and Japan. With a mission to produce the world’s best camera systems and with an expertise acquired over more than 80 years, Hasselblad has earned a leading position in the global market for professional photographic equipment.

Optics Engineer



Hasselblad projects are both stimulating and challenging. Hasselblad R&D is a joint department, that consists of teams based on specific technical fields: hardware, firmware, software, image quality, optics, mechanics, and QA/test. Each team not only conducts its daily operations independently but also collaborates with the other teams as well as different sites and partners around the globe. We work with the latest technology and are equipped with incredibly delightful and competent colleagues who have the highest quality in mind.

We are now looking for an Optics Engineer to join our R&D team located in Hasselblad headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden. The position plays an essential role in our product development process. You will be part of a small but very experienced team, and you will be working with all parts of our development process, from design concepts to the validation of final products. The tasks will include optical design and simulations, contacts with our partners and suppliers, test and validation in our well-equipped optics lab, field testing, and much more.e a wide range of support activities for our HR function, from coordinating recruitment processes to maintaining employee records to monitoring HR expenses. You’ll also assist in creating policies, processes, and documents. The HR Assistant skills we’re looking for include excellent organization and communication ability, but also being able to work autonomously, be service-minded, and remain calm under pressure.


  • Participate in design process of optical/lens systems from concept to finished product
  • Evaluation, testing and measurement of optical/lens systems
  • Generating reports
  • Analysis of performance deviations
  • Some support to Production and Customer Support
  • Field testing


  • Experience with optical design software like Zemax and/or Code V
  • Knowledge in stray-light and tolerance analysis of optical systems
  • Understanding of photographic systems
  • Knowledge about optical components and processes (sensors, filters, displays, photo diodes, coatings etc)
  • Hands-on experience from optical lab work would be a benefit
  • Good team player who does not mind some travelling
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)

In return, as a Hasselblad employee you will be part of an international environment where you will learn and share new skills with a diverse team every day. You will be offered employment conditions according to the collective agreement as well as various employee benefits including but not limited to health insurance, wellness allowance, lunch benefit, team-building activities, refreshments and much more.


Please send your CV and a short cover letter in English with “SW2202OEOS + your name” in the subject line to recruitment@hasselblad.com. We will continuously review applications and you will be contacted if we consider you are a good match for this position.