Volvo Group Feature Owner Maintainability, Durability and Reliability in Göteborg, Sweden

Looking for the ultimate challenge? Are you determined, with the talent to succeed and achieve targets? Do you want to have an impact on the quality of our future products? If so, this is the opportunity of a lifetime.

Volvo Buses has decided to become the world No. 1 in quality and customer satisfaction! Do you want to be part of this? To achieve our goal, we are looking for people of the right caliber – people who are team players, with the added ability of acting on their own initiative.

Our mission is to make Volvo Buses customers the most satisfied customers in the industry. We at Global Product Quality are now looking for a Feature Owner within areas of Maintainability, Durability and Reliability.

Global Product Quality is working with Product Quality on buses in traffic and project phase. We are working with quality items all the way from customer operation all to our coming products. We are based in Gothenburg but also have personal in all Volvo Bus Production sites Poland, India, Mexico and Brazil.

Job Summary

In order to meet customer satisfaction, the feature owner is responsible to:

  • define, verify, tune and validate the feature requirements according to the project features targets

  • secure, maintain and develop the feature knowledge over a long time

  • safeguard the feature level in product maintenance activities.

You will be expected to contribute to the development of common analysis and test methods, support the development of the feature knowledge and anchor this knowledge in dedicated and standardized tools and methods. You will continuously be improving the knowledge, within our organization, on the feature, by driving development actions (virtual & physical test methods, facilities) - for example by proposing and/or carry out Advanced Engineering actions related to the feature.

The position is based in Gothenburg. It offers the advantages of highly varied work assignments and the opportunity to work with many different units within the Volvo Group. Some travelling is needed.

Personal Profile

We think you have a passion for maintainability, durability and reliability as part of total product quality. You have a proactive mindset and a close understanding and interest of our bus customers. You are prepared to develop solutions, positive, passionate about change and improvement, and meticulous. You are skilled at bringing people with you, communicative, energetic and decisive.

Qualifications

  • M.Sc. or Graduate engineer with extensive experience, both theoretical and practical, of working with improving maintainability, durability and reliability of products (preferably automotive products).

  • Experience of driving and implementing change in ways of working within product development organizations.

  • Proven ability/experience of translating customer requirements into useful feature targets giving customer satisfaction.

  • Proficiency in Swedish and English, and preferably in Spanish/German/French.

Advantages

Knowledge in specific truck/bus design.

At Volvo Buses we are actively working to establish groups that will take maximum advantage of the strength inherent in differences in knowledge, experience, age, gender and nationality, etc.

Last application day 30th of June, interviews will start during mid-august.

Apply for the job at Volvo Violin / employee center.

For further information, please contact:

Reine Lindqvist, Director Global Product Quality, Dept. CD17500, tel; +46-76-5533403

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 Buses , is driven by a purpose to ensure that millions of people reach their travel destination every day. Reliably, safely and with respect for the environment. We want to make a difference, being pioneers of sustainable transport solutions of the future. We want to be there for our customers providing uptime and reliability, all over the world every day. Volvo Buses is leading the biggest technology shift in public transport in decades with our electromobility offer. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

72395BR

Entity

Volvo Buses

State/Province

Västra Götaland

City/Town

Göteborg

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

30-Jun-2017

Functional Area

Quality & Environment