Volvo Group IT Architect in Skövde, Sweden
DO YOU WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE?
Imagine yourself working with some of the sharpest and most creative brains in the transport and infrastructure industry, developing cutting-edge technologies and sustainable transport solutions that will change the future of society.
Imagine yourself working in a company that really believes that people are its
driving force, fostering a culture of energy, passion and respect for the individual.
Imagine yourself working for the Volvo Group, a global leader in sustainable
transport solutions with about 100,000 employees, production in 19 countries and sales in about 190 countries.
A place where your voice is heard and your ideas matter.
TOGETHER WE MOVE THE WORLD
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 an IT Architect with a passion for IT development and focus on business driven new development and enhancements of IT solutions.
You will work in a delivery team where global complexity and innovation are part of your daily work. The role will combine architectural tasks with hands on software development. You will have a home base in the IT Consulting organization together with colleagues working in the same field as yourself, where you share knowledge and experiences.
As IT Architect you will be involved different activities aiming to deliver business value in the form of implemented IT solutions.
Synchronize application development from at technical standpoint
Identify, suggest and implement changes that make the software product more efficient and/or reduce operation or maintenance cost together with the team
Support the consistency with global processes and application use
Continuously work to improve existing ways of working
Master of Computer Science or equivalent
Ability to establish and maintain good relations with internal and external stakeholders
Background in agile development
Experience from vehicle industry is an advantage but not mandatory
Excellent spoken and written English (additional languages are given merit)
Valid work-permit for Sweden if not citizen
The .NET platform, mainly C# and ASP.NET MVC
Knowledge in Microsoft reporting services
Knowledge in DB construction
Knowledge in VS IDE, TFS (or similar), MS SQL, WMQ
Strong background in software development
Customer oriented and with experience from creating design suggestions based on customer requirements
Competence in the entire chain of software development, including analysis, unit testing and continuous integration
Well-developed interpersonal skills
Technical leadership experience
Courage & Integrity
Self-development & learning on the fly
We can offer
You get an opportunity to work together with highly skilled colleagues in an exciting, global environment which provides opportunities to develop both professionally and personally.
You will work in close collaboration with various stakeholders inside as well as outside Volvo Group IT, delivering cutting edge services in line with the Volvo Group Strategy.
At Volvo Group we are actively working to establish teams that will take maximum advantage of the strengths inherent in differences in knowledge, experience, age, gender, nationality etc.
Application screening will start immediately, we look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible.
Travel Required: Occasional
For further information, please contact:
Hiring Manager, Lotta Waxberg Prytz, Consultant Manager, IT Consulting, +46 72 862 3048
HR Business partner, Karin Hårdstedt, HR Business Partner, +46 31 3238633
Akademikerna – Christian Blåberg, phone +46 500 52 32 56
Unionen – Annette Persson phone +46 500 78 80 02
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.
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