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PO Test and Validation environment

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.    

To embody this vision of ours, we will build a new SW platform. The heart of the platform will be a core computer with the capacity to carry a vast majority of electric control units and applications- a vehicle control unit.

We have taken large and determined steps towards becoming more of a software developing company and where our products give the driver’s a car-experience that improves every day. We look for curious, creative people who want to continue this journey through innovative thinking


About the department - Core System Software  

We have come to an important step in the development of our new software-centric platform. In our part of the R&D, we code the base software on the Core Computer to refine computational power and to enable successful integration with applications. Our teams work in an agile manner organized according to SAFe to be able to quickly adjust to changing requirements.  

We work with an a-state-of-the-art embedded multiprocessor environment from Nvidia including hypervisors, Linux, QNX, Rust, Robot Framework, and other modern technologies.


Role specifics  

As Product owner for Core System Platform for test and validation hardware you will support two teams related to building and planning rig HW need as well as rig SW deployment, automation and monitoring. To enable fast developer feedback and secure quality we operate a CI pipeline with a large HIL rig fleet. We are continuously building and developing rigs to support demand within ART Core System Platform.

As a product owner you will maximize value-added work by owning and deciding upon priorities in the Team backlogs from a business perspective and customer perspective. You will be responsible for two teams with approximately seven team members in each team. You are the technical leader for the products and deliveries in your teams. You drive the team vision and direction, short- and long-term of the product together with the team and relevant stakeholders.

You coordinate content dependencies with other Product Owners and Participate as a member of the Product Management team, review, and contribute to the program-level vision, roadmap, and content presentations.


Who are you?

We are looking for an experienced Product Owner who can lead through people and teams, who listen and is motivated by creating new solutions together with cross-functional teams. This person is creative, communicative, analytical, and driven by finding new ways forward by leading and supporting teams in delivering new solutions that give value.

  • Leadership experience from working with HIL rigs
  • Experience with automation and testing in CI environment
  • Strategic and delivery mindset
  • Fluent in speaking and writing Swedish and/or English
  • High communicational and cooperation skills
  • Experience in SW and HW development and setting up technical roadmaps
  • Experience in Python, GIT, Ansible and Azure experience is meritorious 


 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?  

To apply, please register your profile at our career site and attach your application documents as soon as possible since recruitment is ongoing. Do you have any questions? Contact hiring manager Johan Fast, johan.fast@volvocars.com.


Please note that applications by e-mail will not be accepted due to GDPR.  

As we use our own 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.


Job requisition ID:  53791

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