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Software & Cloud Testing Engineer

Want to join us on our exciting journey?

Volvo Cars is on an exciting journey, redefining the automotive experience by innovating to make people’s lives less complicated. We offer you a once-in-a-lifetime chance to make an impact in a company with unique opportunities to grow and make a true difference.


What We Can Offer

Volvo’s mission is to be the world’s most progressive and desired premium car company and to make people’s lives less complicated. Here at Volvo we are looking for individuals that want to be a part of this progressive change as well as be talented, committed and fun spirited when joining our globally diversified workforce. Employees at Volvo Car Inc. are the key component to our current and future success. We still continue to follow the initial core values instilled by our founders Assar Gabrielsson and Gustaf Larson (Gothenburg, Sweden Circa 1927).


Everything we do here at Volvo starts with people in mind. We are looking for employees who are analytical, interpersonal, technical and teamwork driven to join the Volvo family and by providing our employees with a foundation for success we can help develop the latest and greatest innovations to the car manufacturing market.


Job Purpose

The Connected Car team sits within our Digital organization and is responsible for the end-to-end delivery of the connected vehicle experience within the Americas region. This includes working with our new Android based infotainment, Volvo Cars mobile app, and our existing legacy platforms. Together with the business, we support the rollout, development, and maintenance of new products & services as well as implement market specific functionality.


As a Vehicle Software & Cloud Testing Engineer you will engage your technical skills to ensure end-to-end quality with a focus on the ultimate end-user experience and system performance. You will be responsible for creating, maintaining, and executing software release test plans. This role will be key in ensuring that the consumer facing Volvo Cars app as well as in-vehicle cloud technology works as expected across a variety of platforms.


Together with our global partners we will work to develop processes to ensure that globally developed solutions function as designed for the Americas region. Additionally, we will work to ensure that ongoing collaboration happens to coordinate the resolution of identified defects and identify root cause for Volvo digital and product teams.


What You Can Bring

  • Participate in software releases through feature validation, regression, and post deployment support.
  • Implement tools and develop processes to assist in delivery of quality software towards our consumers
  • Build documentation to aid in the education and troubleshooting of customer issues for stakeholders.
  • Maintain priority of known issues and participate in “go-no-go” decisions.


Additional Responsibility:

  • Execute and build test plans for globally developed technology solutions that impact connected vehicles.
  • Act as local technical resource for ongoing software updates and new product development.
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting and logging of in-vehicle software and cloud systems when defects are identified.
  • Update vehicle and app software with the intent of discovering or replicating problems/bugs.
  • Observe trends and identify failure points causing a broader effect.
  • Escalate chronic or severe issues to management with customer impact identified.



  • Strong experience working as a technical / operations engineer within a cloud environment (Cloud, Infrastructure, network troubleshooting, etc.)
  • Technical knowledge of network architecture and ability to interpret documentation effectively.
  • Proven ability to setup, read and interpret complex system logs & demonstrate excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to learn and become comfortable with various Volvo specific programs to work with vehicle software versions, logging, and settings.
  • Experience working to identify gaps in technology or products and able to articulate improvement.


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.


In the spirit of a human-centric environment, we strongly believe in the well-being of our employees as well as their families. There are generous health and wellness programs that begin day-one with the company as well as a wide variety of other benefit programs including a comprehensive 401(k), potential for retention & company bonuses, and an opportunity to be a brand ambassador through our car incentive programs! Furthermore, in an effort to build the workday around our employees, we also offer remote flexibility working options. Lastly, to build on our commitment for equal parenting roles for all genders, we recently launched a new parental leave policy which offers up to 24 weeks of leave at 80% of base pay.


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.


Mahwah, NJ, US

Job requisition ID:  54139

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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