Volvo Group Application Developer in Skövde, Sweden

DO YOU WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?

Imagine working together with some of the brightest and most creative persons within the information technology field. Imagine working for the Volvo Group, a leading global organization driving prosperity through transports solutions, with 100 000 employees, production in 20 countries and sales on more than 190 markets. Imagine working in a company where you’re opinions and ideas really matter.

Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands of AB Volvo.

Volvo Group IT manages the Group’s overall IT strategies and plans and has the end-to-end responsibility for all development, delivery, support of IT solutions and services for the Volvo Group.

Group IT Consulting provide professional services according to Group IT organizational demand built on a unique combination of IT skills and business domain knowledge.

We are looking for and IT application developer with a passion for software development and enhancements of IT solutions .

What we offer you

An attractive working environment where you will get an opportunity to work together with highly skilled colleagues in a global environment developing business critical solutions

The opportunity and possibility to:

  • grow by challenging assignments, competence development and coaching

  • work with exciting techniques and development practices in a complex technical environment

  • contribute in development of frameworks and ways of working

  • grow your competence both within IT and the automotive domain

Personal Profile

You need to have the ability to work under demanding, challenging and changing conditions. As person you are structured, innovative and have a strong technical focus in combination with a customer oriented attitude. You enjoy teamwork, contribute to a positive team spirit and you like taking responsibility.

Required Competence

  • A university degree in Computer science or similar

  • Experience from software engineering, agile development and continuous improvement

  • Ability to establish and maintain good relations with your internal and external stakeholders

  • You have documented experience from assignments in designing and developing applications

  • Experience from vehicle industry is an advantage

  • Fluent in English

  • Valid work-permit for Sweden if not a citizen, please include this information when applying

Technical Profile

  • The .NET platform, mainly C# and ASP.NET, MVC and JavaScript (jQuery)

  • Strong skills in Microsoft SQL language

  • Experience from working in agile teams

  • Experience from working with production critical applications

Meriting

  • Knowledge in Domain Driven Design

  • Experience in Test Driven Development

  • Messaging frameworks such as IBM MQ

  • Experience in working in a distributed team

  • Collaboration on open-source projects

Travel Required: Occasional

For further information, please contact:

Hiring Managers, Lotta Waxberg Prytz, Consultant Manager, IT Consulting, +46 72 862 3048

Ulf Gustafsson, Consultant Manager, IT Consulting, +46 72 862 3047

HR Business partner: Karin Hårdstedt, HR Business Partner, +46 31 3238633

Union representatives:

Akademikerna – Peter Månsson, phone +46 31 322 06 84

Unionen – Annette Persson phone +46 500 78 80 02

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 IT manages the Group’s overall IT strategies and plans and has the end-to-end responsibility for all development, delivery, support of IT solution and services for the Volvo Group.

We are more than 6000 people based in 36 countries working in a completely global organization. We are a 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

73284BR

Entity

Group IT

State/Province

Västra Götaland

City/Town

Skövde

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

31-Aug-2017

Functional Area

Information Technology