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System and Function Designer - Common Base Technology

Let's create the future together.

At Volvo Cars, we believe that being curious and truly committed to understanding people is the key to future success. We are people who care about other people, working together to create new technologies and innovations for safe, sustainable and convenient mobility. Want to join us?


What do we offer
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 super safe Volvo Car.   
About our R&D – Common Base Technology 
We are dedicated to building cross-functional and empowered teams and an agile environment where we learn every day, challenge each other and give continuous feedback. The team is responsible for developing Core System Platform apps for different functions such as, optimization of energy and power usage in the car, usage management and start. The responsibility spans from early concept to industrialization and follow-up in the field. The team is cross-functional and responsible for system design, system safety, SW development and verification.  
Your role
Your main focus will be within system design and function specification. You will be part of writing system documentation, requirement management, review and sign-off technical documentation. You will work in close collaboration with other competences and contribute to each other within the areas of software-, system- and hardware engineering. You will lead the development of the concept solution, which means a strategy and structure to balance energy consumption for the complete electrical system during all phases of life. The work also involves monitoring implementations in ongoing car programs to secure feedback to the concept solution.
You and your skills
You enjoy learning from others, as well as, sharing your knowledge with your colleagues. You communicate well in English and have a M.Sc. or B.Sc. degree in or equivalent within Electrical, Mechanical, Engineering Physics, or similar area of education. Knowledge of distributed electrical systems and electrical architecture and ISO 26262 is a plus. 
Interest and application
For questions about the position, drop an email to recruiting team manager Ulrika Hellden, at ulrika.hellden@volvocars.com.  For questions about the recruitment process, please contact recruiter Catharina Skog, at catharina.skog@volvocars.com. We want your application December 12th 2021 at the latest but selection will be running continuously. 


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:  50863

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