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Software Developer Core System Platform Support Team

Software development that makes a difference

At Volvo Cars, we are making bold digital visions come true. We aim to lead in the automotive world by creating a digital ecosystem built around making our customers' lives less complicated. Now we are looking for curious, creative people who want to change the world through innovative thinking.


This is what we 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 signalling 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.

With us, you will have a great opportunity for development in an organization that promotes curiosity and values everyone’s contribution. We believe our success lies in working together, creating our culture by empowering teams and individuals. An environment where we create state of the art SW, using the latest technologies and continuously reinvent. Together we make a difference!


What you will do

Together with your Team you will be supporting software developers working on top of our new platform using our software development kit (SDK). The SDK is a key enabler for increasing speed and quality of the software deliveries in the ever more complex software environment of a modern car. The SDK supports all aspects of the software development cycle: a documentation framework for the platform, a build environment, test environments (virtual as well as physical) and a continuous integration environment where applications meet and integrate with the platform. 

By helping software developers to get started with our platform and using our functionality, you will become the expert in how to develop applications on Core System Platform.

You will together with your team also create an efficient way of giving support and being a collaborative force that spreads know-how about our Core System Platform. Your team will also give support in debugging of defects and have the triaging role for defects.

With your knowledge and contact with many other development organizations within Volvo Cars, you will also ensure that our platform is used as intend. By that, we get a powerful platform run in an efficient way in coming vehicles.


You and your skills

We expect you have experience from working in a modern SW development organization.

To be successful in this job we also believe that you have experience from working with technical support and documentation. Preferably also good competence in at least one of the two areas:

  • Software development in C and/or C++ for POSIX-like environments.
  • Tool and infrastructure development for SDKs and/or CI chains using Python, Git and related tools.


Who are you?

We want to work together with YOU who have a keen interest in embedded SW development and a passion for supporting our developers using our framework.

We want you to like solving problems together with and through others.

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.


How to learn more and apply

Are you curious yet and maybe have some questions?

Drop an email or call the hiring manager Martina Landén, email: and phone +46 728803828.

For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Senior Recruiter; Pedram Yousefi,


To apply, please register your profile or our career site and attach your application documents as soon as possible but no later than September 15th, 2019.

However, recruitment/selection process will start August 19. 

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, O, SE

Job requisition ID:  24722

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