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Steer-By-Wire function development

Everything we do starts with people.

Our human-centric focus is what makes us different from all other car companies, and it’s at the heart of everything we create. If you want to join us in our mission to make people’s lives less complicated, we offer you a chance to grow together with talented people who want to make a true difference.


We are the Chassis & Climate department within Product and Quality at Volvo Car Group

Our department includes the sections Wheels Suspension, Steering, Braking, Wheels&Tyres and Climate.


What do we offer?

We are a company in a rapid change mode. We developing our cars to be more connected, smarter, cleaner and safer.  We challenge the car market and redefine the way we approach our customers.

We are chosen to be among the “50 most Genius Companies of 2018” by Times magazine.

Our Agile Teams are composed of empowered and motivated individuals who are responsible for managing their work autonomously producing value to the customer.

Would you like to join us?


What you’ll do

As a function developer, you will be responsible for development of new functionality for future generation steering systems. Future generation steering systems have increased requirements regarding system safety thus system safety is of major importance for the role.

Main responsibilities:

- Development of concept level control systems

- Implementation of concept level control systems for prototypes

- Setup and configuration of rapid prototype environment for test objects

- Testing and analysis the concept control strategies

- Creation and analysis of requirements on the system components

- Perform preliminary Hazard analysis

- Initiate system safety work.

- Participation in quality assurance work for the functions


You will have the possibility to get an individual career development, a personal mentor, corporate leadership training and international exchanges in global vehicle programs.


You and your skills

We want you to have at least a master’s degree in relevant educational field. If you have a Ph.D. that is something that we see as meritorious.

We want you to have documented experience in function development and system safety.

You must be proficient in English, both written and spoken since we are a global company, and have a valid driver’s license.  


Who are you?

You are going to be part of high-performing motivated team thus you need to be a team player.

We are a learning organization thus you should have a learning and self-improvement mindset.

As a member of an empowered team, you should possess intellectual integrity and advocate for the position you believe.


Want to know more?

Does this sound like the next step in your career, apply!

Please note that we do not accept application via e-mail.

Last application date: 181217


For questions related to the position, please contact: Georgios Minos, section manager,, phone: +46733334562

For question related to the recruitment process, please contact: Camilla Lundgren, recruiter,, phone: +46728888792


Who are we?

Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.

Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.

We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automotive industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.

Gothenburg, SE

Job requisition ID:  20686

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