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Battery HW Developer_GDL

We are people who want to make a difference.

Everything we do starts with people. It’s what makes us different from all other car companies. If you share our belief in the power of people and our passion for human-centric innovation, you will thrive together with brilliant, like-minded colleagues who are committed to making a true difference?


What´s in it for you?

If you are passionate about future vehicles, powered by electricity this might be a great opportunity for you! The battery and the components inside are essential to Battery Electric and Hybrid vehicles (“NEV Vehicles”).

Volvo Cars has a strong commitment to development of pure electric as well as hybrid electric vehicles and the China design team is responsibilities for several of the applications.

The battery hardware team in shanghai office is responsible for battery pack as well as mechanical and electrical components inside, such as BDU, busbar, tray, and Lid etc, and responsible for from battery cell to pack level verification and certification activities especially for APAC markets.

We work in close collaboration with our suppliers, support them with quality requirements and lead them in the direction of our expectations.

It is important for us to have a transparent communication with external and internal stakeholders, to work together as a one team and deliver in perform according to Volvo Cars values and principles of our culture and goals.

We are also transforming internally and changing into agile way of working using Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), which gives our employees additional opportunities to grow and develop within the company and have a broader scope of work, deeper collaboration and taking the ownership of their work. 

What you will do?

Your scope of work mainly involves engineering design work for battery pack level development in cooperation with selected supplier, while also include component level inside the battery pack for some in house development engineering tasks.

You will be responsible for collection, break down and implementation of battery pack requirements and technical documentation in cooperation with selected supplier, and draft the corresponding internal technical documents for in-house development products as well, also to ensure that Analysis and Verification requirements are created, monitored and implemented together with testing team, support certification activities when needed as well.

Performing FMEA and ensuring that Quality assurance tools are used for the assignment is also one of the important tasks you will have to take on.

You will manage and Perform Design Reviews for the assignment, handle Change management and support purchasing in supplier evaluation and selection for included parts.

Do you fit the profile

You have a B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in Electrical or mechanical engineering, Mechatronics or other relevant technical area.


You should have minimum 3 years working experience from cross-functional work in automotive industry with product development in fast-paced environment.


If you have working experience in development of battery pack for NEV cars is highly preferred.


You are fluent in English, written and spoken, and you are used to work in a global environment. Clear communication and transparency must come naturally to you, as well as team spirit and strong collaboration with different stakeholders. If you have been working previously in agile set-up this would be beneficial for us.


We are looking for you who are self-motivated, initiative and have a strong driving force to make a difference.


If you find yourself in the description above, do not hesitate to apply and grab this opportunity. Volvo cars will offer you simulative environment and opportunity to grow and develop your knowledge and international experience.


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.


Job requisition ID:  48745

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