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Release Train Engineer

We're leading. Will you?

At Volvo Cars, we are always looking for world-class leaders who bring out the best in our people. If you want to be part of leading and inspiring our mission to change the automotive experience and make people’s lives less complicated, then we have the job for you.


Release Train Engineer at Volvo CarsCore System Application Software 

We strive to build the world's greenest and safest EV. 
The amount of software in our future vehicles exceeds many other software critical products and businesses. To orchestrate such a huge software centric system, we both need a computer that is powerful enough to carry all features from control loops to AI/Machine Learning capabilities. 
The centerpiece in this platform is our Core System with the capacity to carry a vast majority of electric control units and applications in the car. This new centralized signal system aims to enable optimized software architecture and continuous deployment for further development as well as over the air data updates and real-time decision-making for autonomous drive. 
About our R&D – Core System Application Software

We are working to set the SW in our Core System for our next generation of cars.
The application development is distributed throughout our R&D and the assignment for our department is to have the central governance for how we develop the applications in the Core System. 
Application architecture, applications governance, design guidelines, tools, development support, measurement, test, system analysis, and system integration for the Core System Application is at the table for our ART.  The ART today consists of 110 people set up in 12 agile teams.


Who you are

We are looking for a Release Train Engineer .  The RTE will facilitate the ART events and processes and assist the teams in delivering value. The RTE will communicate with stakeholders, escalate impediments, help manage risk, and drive relentless improvement.  
The RTE will facilitate ART and Solution Train processes and execution. With the help of our teams, you will have the main focus on the quality and performance of our High Performance (HP)  SW Node. The HP SW stack is hosting some 500 SW modules delivered from teams across our Volvo Cars Engineering operations. You will be leading, nursing, and orchestrating that this stack over time is fit for a Volvo car.  In addition to leading our teams, you will communicate, and lead activities across our engineering organization to continuously nurse the architecture, performance, and stability of our SW solution. Large-Scale Changes(LCS) is one activity that you will be leading. 
•    BS or MS Engineering; Electrical/Computer Science. 
•    +10 years of experience in leading agile product development of Software/Electronics products. 
•    Senior experience of complex embedded systems and tools for embedded development and integration.
•    Excellent organization, communication, and documentation skills. Must have outstanding verbal and writing skills. 
•    Ability to execute many projects and tasks in parallel, across many teams 
•    Experience presenting to senior executives 
•    Strong analytical skills 
Interest and application 
We are curious what you think about the future. Would you like to know more about our R&D and the role? Contact hiring manager Henrik Svensson at 
To apply, please register your profile at our career site and attach your application documents as soon as possible since recruitment is ongoing. 
Please note that applications by e-mail will not be accepted.  As we use our channels for recruitment, we respectfully but strictly decline to be contacted for any offer of recruitment assistance from external companies. 



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.

Lund, SE, 22363

Job requisition ID:  68727

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