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Software Developer - Security for Infotainment

It's not about technology. It's about life.

At Volvo Cars, we’re on a mission to make people’s lives less complicated. We never start with technology and try to squeeze people in around it – we always design our cars around people, and we innovate to provide safe, sustainable and convenient mobility. Want to join us?



Competition is no longer limited to traditional automotive players, as innovative and fast-moving tech companies also joining the league. Our vision and strategy are to maximize the attractiveness of owning and using a Volvo, make all cars connected and provide a continuously enhanced experience for both new and existing cars. 


We are now looking for an experienced software developer who is passionate about developing the next-generation secure infotainment system based on Google’s Android automotive OS. The position is located at our new office at Lindholmen, a well-connected and beautiful part of Gothenburg. 


What you'll do 
As a Software Developer, you will be part of a team of highly motivated individuals, passionate about Cyber Security. You will contribute to build-in security from the ground up using secure coding practices, threat modeling and penetration testing. You will work closely with our internal development teams and partners such as Google and QNX to build a robust and world-class secure Infotainment solution. 


Who you are
You love hands-on software development and spread your knowledge about secure programming, modern cyber-security and the current security landscape. Security is a big interest of yours and you keep up-to-date with the latest developments. You have an open mindset with a focus to cooperate and find solutions that bring the highest value. You utilize your strong technical knowledge to find solutions that are feasible within the scope of the projects.


You and your skills
•    B.Sc/M.Sc in Software Engineering or similar relevant experience.
•    5 years of development using Java/C++/Python.
•    Experience in developing on Linux.
•    Secure coding practices.


Meritorious skills 
•    Penetration Testing.
•    Threat modeling, risk assessment and mitigation methodologies.
•    Vulnerability analysis, exploitation, containment, and mitigation techniques.
•    Knowledge of current and emerging security and information technology standards and practices.
•    Experience within Automotive, Infotainment and from working in an international environment.
•    Experience in Android stack.
•    Experience from connectivity technologies like Bluetooth stacks, WiFi and phone mirroring technologies.
•    Driver’s license (B-level).


How to learn more and apply
If you have any additional questions regarding the position, you are welcome to contact Elvira Svensson (elvira.svensson@volvocars.com). For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Julia Harrysson (julia.harrysson@volvocars.com). Please, note that due to GDPR applications by mail will not be approved.
To apply, please register your profile and attach your application documents via our system as soon as possible, but no later than June 6th. Interviews will be held 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.

Gothenburg, SE

Job requisition ID:  56587

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