Volvo Group Project Planner and Hardware Leader in Göteborg, Sweden

Would you like to drive change and be part of the next generation of engines and transmission? Are you interested in Technical solution on a holistic level? Have you felt the result of excellent planning?

Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT) is looking for a Project Planner and Hardware Leader . This position will be appointed within Project Management Support. This department is responsible for project management activities during the complete product cycle for Heavy Duty Engines for trucks and buses (European legislation) and in-house gearboxes. We do both new development and continuous improvement project execution.

What can we offer you?

We can offer you an exciting and global working environment with experienced colleagues which will give you valuable experience for future development within Volvo Group. We recognize the importance of valuing diversity as a key to our current and future business success. You will get the opportunity to interact with highly committed colleagues from different cultures. Team work, energy, passion and respect for the individual are key values for us. We hope you will learn as much from us as we will from you.

The Project Planner is responsible for supporting the project management with high level time planning of the development activities within Powertrain Engineering. This includes activity planning, finding the critical path, making time plan risk judgments and finding alternative scenarios. The hardware leader is responsible to lead the project HW development tasks. This includes definition of HW content, follow up of design work progression and bill of material definition for prototype builds. The Hardware Leader will also support and consolidate parts planning.

What we are looking for?

To enjoy the work and succeed in this position it is beneficial with experience of planning and a firm belief in the necessity of project planning. The position requires ability to understand and communicate, both within Powertrain engineering regarding needs and processes, but also the effect for other areas within our company. We believe that you have a good understanding of product development process and ability to set clear targets, see risks and to find the flow in plans. You should have a university degree within a suitable area, together with skills to motivate and convince people in your surroundings.

For more information please contact:

Ingela Stjärnvy, Project Management Support , phone + 46 31 3229518

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

71750BR

Entity

Group Trucks Technology

State/Province

Västra Götaland

City/Town

Göteborg

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

21-Jul-2017

Functional Area

Project Management