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Web Application Developer

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. Want to join us?


Who are we?
Within the Volvo Cars Commercial Digital team, we work in customer-centric product teams to make Volvo Cars business fully digital. We build products and systems for Volvo Cars customers and partners, including volvocars.com, the Volvo On Call app, Care by Volvo, online sales, customer data, Volvo ID, retail and service tools, the Volvo Cars Developer Portal and APIs for building new innovative services.



The team is mainly located in Gothenburg, Stockholm and Lund, Sweden, and we also have teams in the US, India and in China. Many of the people you will be working with have experience from start-ups and global tech companies such as Spotify, Google, Ericsson, Microsoft, Tradera, Klarna, and King. 


Within the Commercial Digital team - we are “the Doers of Data”!
The Challenge
At Volvo Cars we are undergoing a huge transformation in our commercial system and how we do business.  It is a fundamental shift from a wholesale business model to a consumer business model. A prerequisite for this transformation to happen, is to deeply change the way we view, work with and manage consumer data.   


We are now looking for Web Developers to join our Account Portal team to develop the parts of our online experience dealing with user Account and consumer data. 


You will be a key developer of current and future online user experiences, such as Account portal, fleet management, personalization settings, account information, privacy and consent management. 


You will work in a group of skilled Product Owners, Architects, data analysts, Data Engineers, and experts, who are currently engaged in enabling Volvo Cars to offer world class customer experiences, by being truly driven by consumer data. 


This position can be in either Gothenburg or Lund.


You and your skills


You are an experienced software engineer and feel confident in designing and creating front-end and/or back-end code for modern web applications. You likely have experience of responsive interface, single-page applications and using modern JavaScript frameworks such as React, Angular, Next.js or Gatsby. 


You also have knowledge of HTML5 and CSS along with authoring tools & an understanding of Service Oriented Architectures. Experience of SiteCore or CMS development is also important for the role. We believe that you have a strong understanding of multiple languages, including one of C#, Java, JavaScript. Experience developing code with AWS, Azure, or other major cloud providers. Experience with Next.js, other React frameworks or Node.js Server Side Rendering. 


  • BSc degree or higher in engineering, or equivalent experience
  • Master the English language both spoken and in writing


You may have experience in

  • Web front-end and/or back-end development
  • Interaction design and UX methodologies
  • Working with Git/Gerrit/Jenkins tools etc
  • Agile development methods - SAFe, Scrum, Lean, Kanban, DevOps
  • Test automation: Unit test frameworks, Component test frameworks
  • User, data and account management 
  • Commercial and transactional data
  • Privacy and consent management
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Java, C++, Python
  • Driven and self-motivated, with a strong delivery orientation
  • Positive Doer mindset, focuses on opportunities as well as risks and challenge
  • Problem solver, with good analytical skills
  • Curious, enjoys breaking new ground and trying out new ideas. 


How to learn more and apply
Does this sound like your next challenge? Welcome with your application by submitting your resume and cover letter via the link below, no later than 2021-03-14. If you have any questions regarding the position you are welcome to contact Peter Nilsson at peter.a.nilsson@volvocars.com and for questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Karl Neuman, Senior Recruiter at karl.neuman@volvocars.com. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted. 


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:  48768

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