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Product Owner, Regional Digital Products

Want to innovate to make life simpler?

At Volvo Cars, we’re on a mission to make people’s lives less complicated. We never start with technology and try to squeeze people in around it – we always design our cars around people, and we innovate to provide safe, sustainable and convenient mobility. Want to join us?


Volvo Summary: 

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 Summary:     

At Consumer & Enterprise Digital, you find outstanding opportunities to develop your skills and grow as a professional. In close collaboration with colleagues in other business units around the world, you and your team create Digital innovations that support the company's overall business development and daily operations. And ultimately – you will contribute to a superior experience for the people who buy and drive a Volvo.


Are you passionate about consumer experiences and the digital touchpoints that drive it? Join the Americas Consumer Digital department as a Digital Product Owner. Volvo Cars is launching new ways to drive a Volvo and engage with our Retailers; and solutions must be improved to deliver a strong dealer, Volvo employee and customer experiences. Overall, we are designing an architecture that is prepared to meet our future business needs and enables development of interfaces to develop new services and exchange of information.


The selected candidate will work alongside Americas’ Business Units and Customer Experience teams to build the product roadmaps for supporting varied digital experiences. The product roadmaps will consist of modifications to existing back-office solutions, creation of new Salesforce applications, and enhancing key digital touchpoints with CED customers (Retailers, Employees and End Customers).

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Own, develop, and maintain product roadmaps for multiple digital products by partnering with Volvo Cars Americas’ teams to map customer journeys (end customer, retailer, employee, etc.) define product epics, define user stories, and elaborate on individual product features to deliver value to our customers.
  • Own, prioritize, and facilitate the refinement of our products backlog(s) to ensure that the agile product teams are delivering the right enhancements to drive consumer and/or business value. 
  • Work with implementation teams to realize the vision by executing the prioritized backlog(s) in a clearly defined and agreed upon schedule
  • Accountable for monitoring, optimization, and enhancement of configuration, features and functionalities related to the product area.
  • Accountable for ensuring the quality of releases on the product area, testing and validating that the requirements are met and ultimately accepting the work of the team before going live. 
  • Play a key part in continually improving the ways of working with the development team and wider team services to continue to drive digital transformation within Volvo Cars Americas.
  • Manage financials associated with the assigned digital products
  • Establish and own the metrics to drive engagement and value of both dealership employees as well as Volvo field employees


Key Potential Relationships

  • Volvo Cars Americas Business teams (Regional Sales Teams, Used Car, HR, Sales Operations, Customer Service)
  • Consumer and Enterprise Digital teams
  • Customer Experience Team (Commercial Training, Volvo University)
  • Volvo Retailers
  • End Consumers


Key Competencies/Abilities:

  • University degree in the field of Business and/or Technology.
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience with a proven track record in Digital and/or e-Commerce environment; ideally with a Manufacturing or Automotive Company.
  • Must have experience working as a Product Owner or product management-related role; preferably in an Agile working setup.
  • Fluent English with foreign language skills a plus.


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.

Rockleigh, NJ, US

Job requisition ID:  27470

Nearest Major Market: New York City

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