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System Architect/Principal engineer

What’s in it for you?
The Audio Systems group is responsible for HW-, SW- and System development of all audio functionality in the cars. Apart from the sound systems (Head unit inhouse SW-development, amplifier and speakers) the responsibility also includes systems like ANC (Active Noise Control), Microphones, Bluetooth Handsfree and Exterior Sound for Hybrid/Electrical vehicles. Project Management and Audio Tuning is also part of the group’s responsibilities. Our daily work includes transforming ideas into innovations to meet the high standards of future vehicles. 


What you’ll do
As System Architect/Principal engineer in the field of audio you will together with the development teams and external partners make sure that we have an audio architecture that is optimally balanced in  performance, complexity, sustainability and cost. 
You will also have an important role in investigating new technologies and defining the future audio content in the cars to create leading audio systems for Volvo cars.
You are expected to analyze the industry and market trends to identify impact on our technical roadmaps to make sure we are in fore front and lead the architecture vision.
As a senior technical leader you shall also offer design leadership, input and manage system tradeoffs.


Do you fit the profile?
•    A degree of M.Sc electrical engineering or equivalent
•    Good knowledge in acoustics 
•    Good knowledge about distributed systems, system design and SW 
•    Good knowledge about communication technologies like Ethernet AVB, A2B, etc.
•    Experience in software development and management.
•    Documented experience from senior engineering work, preferably automotive and electrical engineering in an international environment


Who are you?
•    You are a true team player, believing in agile principles
•    You are curious by nature and finding the best working practices is core in everything you do.
•    You are happy to share your best practices and equally happy to learn from others.
•    You have interest in cars and driver experience in particular. 
•    Possess good leadership skills 
•    Have the ability to coordinate and actively drive systems work in a distributed architecture. 


How to learn more and apply
Does this sound like the next challenge for you? Do not wait to send in your application already today. If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact Martin Åhlander, Team Manager Audio Systems, +46 729 77 49 97. For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact recruiter
Maria Nilzon maria.nilzon@volvocars.com . We want your application at the latest December 13th 2020. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted.





Gothenburg, SE

Job requisition ID:  48293

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