Volvo Group Electromobility Technology Engineer in Göteborg, Sweden

Would you like to be part of engineering world-class transport technologies in an organization characterized by trust and passion? Are you inspired by finding clever solutions that can be used in a wide range of products? Do you enjoy sharing your knowledge with others and seeing it used globally? Welcome aboard, then!

Volvo Group Corporate Standards are now looking for an Electromobility Technology Engineer

The Volvo Group aspires to achieve leading customer satisfaction for all brands and industry-leading profitability. The best way to boost our business is to boost our customers’ business. That is done by providing our customers with reliable products at the right cost.

The Corporate Standards department is a Volvo Group-common resource organized within Group Trucks Technology, with the mission to secure quality and reduce product costs through standardization. Our stakeholders are mainly product development departments within the Volvo Group and Volvo Car Corporation. We develop standards and provide training in connection with the developed standards in close cooperation with our stakeholders. We work to harmonize and safeguard the Volvo Group’s technical positions in selected international standardization committees.

We are now looking for an Electromobility Technology Engineer.

The challenge you will meet is to handle complexity – the opportunity is global networking with colleagues from all Volvo Group Business areas to reach results. You will work in close collaboration with colleagues from e.g. Trucks, Construction Equipment, Penta and Buses. You will be part of an enthusiastic team of experts in a wide range of technical areas. You will be the hub for our efforts to harmonize and safeguard the Volvo Group’s positions in international technical committees and forums.

Typical tasks and responsibilities

  • Coordinate external standardization activities, i.e. the Volvo Group’s participation in national and international standardization committees and automotive industry consortia in the area of electromobility

  • Represent the Volvo Group in national and international standardization forums

  • Represent Corporate Standards in Volvo Group electromobility forums

  • Drive commonality in the area of electromobility by developing and maintaining Volvo Group standards and design guidelines

  • Provide training and technical advice to users of standards, e.g. design engineering, purchasing, aftermarket, etc.

Your profile:

  • MSc or PhD in a relevant area for the job

  • Experience of electric motor drives, high-voltage vehicle systems, batteries and/or charging

  • Experience from standardizationwork on the national/international arena

  • Product development experience from the automotive industry

  • Excellent co-operation and networking skills with a diplomatic approach

  • Excellent communication skills in Swedish and English. Knowledge of German and other languages is a merit

We think you are a good communicator, have a positive attitude and enjoy networking in international, cross-functional and multi-cultural teams.

For more information, contact Jan-Olof Grundén, Director Volvo Corporate Standards, 031-322 5035

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.

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support.

With Volvo Group Trucks Technology 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.

Auto req ID

70848BR

Entity

Group Trucks Technology

State/Province

Västra Götaland

City/Town

Göteborg

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

08-Jun-2017

Functional Area

Technology