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Project Leader for Material Development & Advanced Engineering

Innovation starts with being curious.

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’s in it for you?
The Stamping Strategy and Concept group is a part of the Manufacturing Engineering (ME) organization and has the global responsibility for stamping manufacturing strategies. Our mission is to secure that we create the best possible prerequisites for the development and manufacturing of stamping processes globally.  We are looking for a new team member that will work with material development and Advanced Engineering (AE) coordination in the team. You will work closely with Product Development, Production, Quality, material suppliers and engineers.


Are you looking for a position where you can develop your project leading skills, continue to build your technical skills, as well as building a network? Then Stamping Strategy and Concept group is the right place for you to prosper. Please note that the position is based in Olofström, Sweden.


What you’ll do

Manage the process to approve thin sheet material for stamping and manage advanced engineering and research activities within Manufacturing Engineering Stamping globally.


Do you fit the profile?
You have a Bachelor of Science, preferable in Mechanical Engineering or similar areas and/or several years of work experience within this area. Experience from leadership or project management in product development or manufacturing engineering. Fluent in English and Swedish both written and spoken,


On a personal level

We think you are a people centric communicator, with the ability to package the why, what and when of change into a clear and compelling story. You are a team player that is comfortable working in various team constellations and interact with many different functions.


As a person you are solution orientated and have the ability to be prepared before different scenarios’ occur. You are driven, get results and have good performance in your daily tasks.


You can inspire people around you and have an internal driving force that motivates you in your daily work. You have integrity and an ability to encourage people to try new ways of working. To conclude you lead the team with a positive and innovative mind-set that everything is possible.


How to learn more and apply
For questions about the position please contact, Senior Manager Strategy and Concept,  Niklas Sonesson, at For questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact, Senior Recruiter, Donika Sejdiu at We want your application at the latest January 21th 2019. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted.


Who are we?

Volvo Cars is a company on a mission; to bring traditional car manufacturing into a connected, sustainable and smart future.

Since 1927, we have been a brand known for our commitment to safety, creating innovative cars that make life less complicated for our consumers. In 2010, we decided to transform our business, resulting in a totally new generation of cars and technologies, as well as steady growth and record sales. Today, we’re expanding our global footprint in Europe, China and the US, and we’re on the lookout for new talent.

We are constantly pushing our own skills and abilities to drive change in the automobile industry like never before. We are looking for innovative, committed people to join us in this endeavour and create safe, sustainable and connected cars. We believe in the power of people and will challenge and support you to reach your full potential. Join us and be part of Volvo Cars’ journey into the future.

Olofström, SE

Job requisition ID:  20751

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