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System Designer

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.


Role Overview


As a System Designer, you will be pivotal in integrating digital keys across various devices, including smartphones, smartwatches, and keyfobs. Your expertise in automotive systems and wireless technologies (NFC, BLE, UWB) will drive the development of embedded systems that connect cars to digital keys and the cloud.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Design and specify software requirements for both in-house development teams and external suppliers.
  • Develop interfaces and define signals within the digital key system, ensuring seamless integration with existing and future vehicle models.
  • Collaborate closely with the Car Connectivity Consortium, influencing industry standards and practices.


Ideal Candidate Profile:


  • At least 4 years of experience in designing/developing embedded systems, preferably in the automotive sector.
  • Proficiency in wireless network communication and vehicle communication protocols (CAN/LIN/Ethernet).
  • Familiarity with cyber security standards and functional safety (ISO26262).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, able to collaborate effectively in a team setting.
  • A bachelor's or master's degree in engineering, or equivalent professional experience.
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written.


Why Join Us?


  • Contribute to pioneering mobility solutions that enhance safety and sustainability.
  • Collaborate in a diverse and inclusive work environment that values each individual's unique contributions.
  • Join a globally respected brand with a strong commitment to innovation and quality.

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, 40531

Job requisition ID:  69094

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