Volvo Group Electrical System Design Engineer in Eskilstuna, Sweden

Job Summary

The electrical system design engineer is responsible for part of, or the complete, electrical system design for a Volvo Wheel Loader or Articulated Hauler.

Typical work tasks are choosing components, creating electrical schematics and reviewing installation design. You may be working with both conventional 24 Volt systems as well as the high voltage systems used in electric drive trains.

It is also part of your responsibility to define requirements for electrical components such as radar systems, LED work lights etc. and to follow up on supplier fulfillment of the defined requirements.

You will also lead installation design work that is performed by our satellite office in Poland as well as component selection supported by our site in China. This requires you to be good at clear communication and understanding other peoples view.

If you apply for this position you typically have some experience in electrical schematic design. You probably also have some experience with design work in 3D CAD.

As the work is requiring a lot of personal initiatives, you probably have a very strong drive to identify, define and reach targets.

Key Competencies

  • Bachelor of Science or higher (any discipline)

  • Ability to communicate with very few/no misunderstandings

  • Eager to learn

  • Fluent in Swedish and English.

  • Self going

  • Able to reach “good level” of CATIA skills within weeks of training

Preferred/Beneficial Competencies

  • Solid experience in designing electrical systems

  • Hybrid/Electrical drive train experience

  • High level of CATIA skills

  • Experience in 2001000 volt systems

  • Language knowledge in Polish and/or Mandarin

For any further information please contact:

Patrik Härdner, Manager Electrical Systems, 016541 6356

About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

With Volvo Construction Equipment , one of the world’s leading providers of products and services to the construction industry under the brands Volvo, SDLG and Terex Trucks, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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