Volvo Group Project Manager Engineering – Electromobility in Göteborg, Sweden

Volvo Penta, a great place to work?

If you want to work at a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, and be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embraces change to stay ahead. Yes, if that’s your definition of a great place to work, then you should consider us as your new employer! Together we make our customers win.

About us, your new colleagues

Our employees describe Volvo Penta as a great place to work, built upon respect and commitment. We encourage people to take individual responsibility and offer exciting assignments in a highly innovative environment. We strongly believe that high performance comes from having fun at work, and the courage to think outside the box.

Right now we are looking for a project leader who has experience both from the traditional water fall product development process as well as agile working methods. You will be one of the project leaders of our electromobility projects and be part of Penta’s fast moving transformation to become Future Proof of sustainable power solutions. As a person you enjoy working in teams and have the ability to inspire to change and develop your colleagues.

Project Management Office (PMO) is responsible for the complete delivery of Product development projects. Project Management Engineering belongs to the PMO and is responsible for the technical part of development projects. The areas of responsibilities are design, verification & validation, purchasing and manufacturing.

Competence Profile & Qualifications

To qualify for this role, you should have thorough experience from:

  • You are an appreciated and experienced project leader. You have a simple and straightforward way of leading and are appreciated for your ability to develop and bring the best out of individuals as well as organization.

  • Managing Product Development projects of high complexity. You have a proven knowledge of the development process, planning and cost follow up.

  • Introducing and using agile working methods, such as SAFe, preferable within the transport sector

  • Interpersonal skills and teamwork. You have excellent relationship- and interpersonal skills and can easily reach across functions, processes and organization when needed.

  • University Degree in Electrical engineering

Our trademark at Volvo Penta is innovation as we are always looking for fresh ideas, and your attitude and mind-set will be a key asset for us. Preferably you should have at least five years of professional experience within electromobility and/or senior project management. We strive for gender balance and believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce creates competitive advantage. It is our people that make the difference!

Are you recognizing yourself in our description? We would love to meet you! Send in your application and take your next step in your career with us.

For further information, please contact:

Hiring manager: Anna Pettersson, +46 73 9023007

HRBP: Teresa Krook, +46 31 3233710

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.

With Volvo Penta , a world-leading supplier of engines and complete drive systems for marine and industrial applications, you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who works with passion, trust each other and embraces change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Auto req ID

82137BR

Entity

Volvo Penta

State/Province

Västra Götaland

City/Town

Göteborg

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

Occasional

Last application date

Functional Area

Project Management

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran