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Brake system CAE engineer - ART Deceleration & steering

You want to make a difference. So do we.

Volvo Cars is on an exciting journey, redefining the automotive experience by innovating to make people’s lives less complicated. We offer you a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be part of making an impact in a company with unique opportunities to grow and make a true difference.


What we offer
Within the ART Deceleration & Steering we now have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a brake system mechatronics developer in the brake modulation HW group, who has the overall responsibility for the system selection, design, and verification.
At ART Deceleration we are responsible for hardware and software, and our work stretches from early phases to industrialization and launching new cars on the market.


Our main role is to develop hydraulics, mechanics, and electronics for the brake system to fulfill customer expectations.  We make impact on the customer’s experience of a premium car!


What you’ll do
You will work with realization of a safety system for next generation of highly automated electrical vehicles and be the CAE system designer to ensure and verify the functions and attributes needed. You will be the main contributor for the development of virtual tools to secure the concepts for future braking systems and explore and define new methodologies to fasten the development loops improving the system verification focusing on the fidelity and integration of MiL, SiL and HiL.  Nevertheless, the team supports the development of foundation brakes through additional CAE environments.

You will be working in a cross functional team with agile processes and tools and you will lead collaboration with other teams, external partners (Universities, industrial consortiums) and suppliers. The team is responsible for the implementation and quality assurance of brake system. Team tasks include:

  • Conceptualize, demonstrate, and integrate new virtual methodologies for brake system and foundation brake sizing.
  • Select concepts and suppliers according to the platform and vehicle targets. 
  • Breakdown of complete vehicle attribute requirements to system level and own and ensure fulfillment of all system requirements.
  • Ensure the industrialization of the component according to the project milestones.


Do you fit the profile?
We believe that you have a master’s degree in mechanical, automotive engineering or controls and systems and you are passionate about cars and chassis systems.
You have the competence and learning ability when it comes to develop virtual analysis tools for system engineering and the forward thinking to understand future needs and draw conclusions from simulation and real-world data analysis.

Ideally you developed between 2 -5 years of experience in vehicle dynamics, XiL tools and development of one of the chassis systems for passenger cars.  As a person you are positive with a high motivation level and a never give-up attitude. You have a strong sense of urgency and flexibility with prioritization. Tools knowledge includes: Matlab/Simulink, Python


•    Knowledge of additional CAE tools like multibody or structural simulations. 
•    Academic experience through a PhD or a research assignment 
•    AMESim/Dymola, ADAMS, Abaqus, Star CCM+ or equivalent


How to learn more and apply
If you have any questions regarding the position please contact Team Manager Mats R Gustafsson, mats.r.gustafsson@volvocars.com
For questions about the recruitment process, please contact Donika Sejdiu, Senior Recruiter, donika.sejdiu@volvocars.com. We want your application at the latest 22th of august. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted and we will evaluate applications continuously. 



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:  52818

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