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SW architect for Core System Platform

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.



Architects for Core System Platform
Enabling future car technology

The world is changing. How about you?
Would you want to be part of our exciting journey in making people´s lives less complicated and play a key role in enabling the digital transformation of the entire car - then come join our team!
This is what your new colleagues do

At Core System Platform we are building a computer-in-the-car architecture - key for enabling innovation within areas such as advanced connectivity, machine learning and autonomous drive.
Our mission is to create a Vehicle Control Unit platform using new technologies like driveOS and NVidia’s latest chip technology in combination with more traditional car signaling technologies.
We are dedicated to deliver platform functions simplifying the application development to create a safe, reliable and secure platform solution within Volvo Cars for increased innovation and speed. 


What you will do

We are now extending our architecture definition capabilities to better cope with the challenges we have.
As an architect within CSP you will work with defining the functions and creating solutions which are safe and reliable.

You will design our architecture enabling our solutions to be compliant with the highest safety grades in the car industry.
We are looking for several architect positions, both on the overall system level as well as area architects for our high integrity processor development that will host the most mission critical applications in the car.


Who are you?
We want to work together with YOU who have a keen interest in modern computing technologies for the automotive industry. You like solving problems together with and through others. As a person you have strong customer focus, enjoys the possibility to influence and you love to be part of a team where we take own initiatives and take pride in your own and the team’s deliveries.


You and your skills
As we are looking for several architect positions your experience and competence can differ slightly based on positions.
• You have experience from working with modern SW architectures including experience in developing computing system with a focus on fault tolerant and safe system
• You have experience in developing and defining Autosar nodes with focus on creating an implementation that can prove ASIL-D compliance.
• You have experience in creating safety goals and breaking it down into a viable architecture.
To be successful in this job we believe that you have the ability to make difficult problems understandable for others with the ability to influence others both by written and verbal communication.


How to learn more and apply
Are you curious yet and maybe have some questions? Drop an email or call the hiring manager Fredrik Ivarsson; Email: or Phone: +46702301612.  For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact senior recruiter Maria Westermark,,
To apply, please register your profile at our career site and attach your application documents as soon as possible but no later than August 30th, 2019. But recruitment will start August 5.
Please note that applications by e-mail will not be accepted.
As we use our own channels for recruitment we respectfully but strictly decline to be contacted for any offer of recruitment assistance from external companies.


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.

Gothenburg, U, SE

Job requisition ID:  24719

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