Development Director


Sweden Halmstad HQ



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We´re developing the industrial communication technology of the future – for a more productive and sustainable world.

And we need your help!

The Anybus solutions from HMS Networks are already world-leading when it comes to Industrial Information and Communication Technology. Our products solve everyday problems for automation engineers all over the world, helping the industry to become more efficient and sustainable.

We are now looking for a Development Director to help bring Anybus products to the next level by passionately managing creative teams.

About the role

As Development Director at HMS Networks, you will be responsible for leading a team of ~60 dedicated engineers and working at the forefront of technology. You make the impossible possible by leading, motivating and constantly developing your team and make sure that we continue to develop outstanding products through increased agility for future growth.

You are at the frontline of the development process and make sure that goals are met, that the products we develop meet customer needs and that you actively support your team with operational duties. You always aim to take the team to the next level.

At HMS’ Business Unit Anybus, you will contribute with a helicopter perspective and provide the big picture to determine a course of action, you will be involved in innovation and business development, focusing on the commercial value of technology.

You report to the General Manager of Business Unit Anybus and you are a member of the Anybus Management Team.

Your team and you are based in Halmstad, but we offer the opportunity to work remotely.

Who are you?

We are world leading in Industrial Information and Communication Technology, this requires a leader who is sincerely enthusiastic and further inspires us to accomplish great things.

Where your supportive leadership comes from doesn’t really matter, but you need to have experience from coding and software since that is how we create value.

We believe you have knowledge within, or experience from directing projects with cross-functional teams. Collaborating with Business Line Managers to create new products and solutions.

You are a strong leader with great communication skills, and the ability to plan operations tactical and strategically. By using your drive and your people skills, you network and create prosperous relationships both internally and with external stakeholders. You like challenging yourself and excel at thinking outside the box, always with a broad perspective of the business in mind.


What HMS Networks offers you

Awaiting you at HMS is a fun and challenging job where you will develop your organizational and technical skills in positive, international and relaxed environment.

At heart, we are still a small, entrepreneurial company – on our journey of becoming big, without losing our core value of innovation.

Did you know that HMS…

…aims to become CO2 net positive in 2025

…connects millions of automation devices worldwide

…has a market cap of about 25 billion SEK

…has offices in 16 countries

…has about 700 employees

…had net sales of 1.5 billion SEK in 2020

HMS is “A Great Place to Work”.
HMS Networks has been certified as “A Great Place to Work” — an international standard for workplace evaluation.
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Form of employment: Permanent
Date of employment: As soon as/by agreement
Location: Halmstad (Remote)


We use Women Ahead recruitment agency for this position.

If you want to become a part of HMS Networks, we want your application by 2022-01-14. We consider applications on an ongoing basis and the position may therefore be filled before the application period has expired.

Recruitment is handled by Women Ahead – a recruitment agency with a focus on gender equality. For questions about the position, please contact or +46 760-227989


Responsible recruiter

Anna Hoffert