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Senior SW Developer C++ - Software Download One Engine

We imagine that our friends, families, and children are transported in a personal, sustainable and safe way. What we build is a self-driving, fully electric, connected and safe Volvo Car. Now we are looking for curious, creative people who want to change the world through innovative thinking.

What we offer

You will become a member of an agile development team with great team spirit, the Software Download (SWDL) Core team. The team is responsible for designing and verifying Software Download technologies. The team is also developing (in C++) the One SWDL Engine, which is one common SW module to be used for SWDL in many areas such as development testing, vehicle implementation (in Volvo Cars new Core System Platform), production and at aftermarket. The team is collaborating with many different system areas of the vehicle, as well as customer service departments and manufacturing engineering. As a part of our team, you get access to long-term development opportunities in a dynamic and continuously growing field.

The SWDL team is part of the agile release train Common Base Technology, which forms the fundament for all electronic control units in the entire electrical system. Our mission is to enable common solutions for developing departments within R&D to align for complexity reduction, cost and increased speed. In our daily work, we are working according to the SAFe framework with 12 weeks program increment. 

What you’ll do
You get inspired by our mission to give our customers a better car experience every day. You will use your deep knowledge to develop the SW component we call One SWDL Engine.

You and your skills
We believe you are a true software engineer who is motivated by challenging tasks in a complex and innovative environment. You have the interest and experience in creating SW architecture and technical road maps. You enjoy sharing your knowledge with your colleagues, but also learning from others.  For this position a minimum of 5 years’ experience with C++, Linux and GIT is required. Experience with other areas such as Python, C, Gerrit, Jenkins, Android, DoIP, software testing and CI is considered a plus. 

Driven by customer focus you get things done. You are committed to high delivery quality and you can proceed your work without having all facts at hand before you start. You are flexible and have excellent communication and documentation skills. You have a positive attitude and are a team player. You are experienced with agile development and familiar with software development best practices.nYou are fluent in English and can communicate effectively with all types of stakeholders. You are analytical and a problem-solver, aware of that there are multiple solutions for a problem. We believe you have a M.Sc or B.Sc degree in Software Development, Software Engineering or equivalent.

How to learn more and apply
For questions about the position, drop an email to recruiting team manager Elin Althini, at elin.althini@volvocars.com. For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Catharina Skog at catharina.skog@volvocars.com. We want your application at the latest January 10oth 2021. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted.



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:  54405

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