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Senior IT Analyst / Engineer

Want to join us on our exciting journey?

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 make an impact in a company with unique opportunities to grow and make a true difference. We are seeking an experienced Systems Analyst/Engineer to support an array of applications used to enable the production of our quality, luxury vehicles.


Senior IT Analyst / Engineer


Job Summary:

  • The main objective of the Systems Analyst/Engineer is to be an SME for plant production applications.  This includes managing the day to day operations of applications, supporting incident resolution, overseeing change management activities, and working in a Global Agile Product Development Team.
  • This position will support applications in Windows and Open VMS environments.  Volvo uses a variety of applications and middleware connected to the shop floor equipment.  We are seeking a candidate to join our high energy, high performing IT team who is excited to use their unique skills to improve our organization.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage and troubleshoot integrations between applications
  • Manage and troubleshoot integrations between applications and shop floor equipment
  • Provide technical solutions for problems within existing applications
  • Create application documentation including accurate support documentation for the support teams
  • Work with stakeholders to plan, schedule and supervise all application maintenance
  • Develop and implement continuous improvement activities
  • Work with the business partners in identifying project business value and provides direction for the business in creating multiple, interrelated functional specifications and their translation to IT design requirements
  • Coordinate, follows up and secure accurate testing in the appropriate areas
  • Define and review requirements and use cases for the applications
  • Perform technical design of configuration, build objects, reports and interfaces according to business requirements


Key Competencies/Abilities

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science area or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience working in a digital field
  • Relational database experience
  • Programming experience (Java preferred)
  • Systems integration experience
  • Experience as an engineer or systems analyst in an Agile product team is an advantage
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Desire to learn complex processes related to Production Control and Quality in the automotive industry
  • Capability to build and maintain good business relationships
  • Focused on delivering results based on agreed objectives
  • Sociable with good communication skills in spoken and written English


Volvo Car is an equal opportunity employer. The successful candidate must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.


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.

Charleston, SC, US

Job requisition ID:  48991

Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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