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Senior Lead Engineer (R&D PVT/LL in AELQ)

Main tasks

As Launch Leader (Mainly),

  • Be general representative of VP at manufacturing sites in AELQ, working with cross-functional team
  • Support Program Managers, Component Engineers and cross-functional team for various activities
  • Lead HV battery and vehicle build activities, support material inspection, fault tracing etc.
  • Manage and coordinate with the team for launch activities of model year change and running change projects.
  • Review component and software status, submit regularly report.
  • Participate in the launch meetings (e.g. Centralen, PRR, Upgrade& containment meeting, etc.)
  • Follow up launch performance, take actions, and escalate issues when needed to program/line organisation.
  • Report the launch status to the R&D program team and product stream.
  • Lead on site issue management.
  • Lead second line analysis for product / concept issues detected at the plant.
  • Supporting suppliers to ensure correct material status towards pre-series, the timing of delivery, and their onsite support.


As PVT  leader,

  • Trouble-shoot manufacturing and quality issues, root-cause analysis
  • Collect data and use quality tools to perform root-cause analysis and trouble-shooting.
  • Define and scope quality issues, so as to prioritize issues
  • Reporting quality status by VIRA system and participate in quality meetings
  • Implement ICA and PCA
  • Handling and analyze returned field materials
  • Create, update and standardize documentation as defined by QTT, G8D, DMAIC etc.
  • Lead and coach the VRT-team in the daily operation to reach the quality targets
  • Identify quality issues through structured data collection
  • Lead/Perform root cause analysis for the identified issues
  • Drive for Interim Containment Action (ICA) and Permanent Corrective Action (PCA) during all phases of development from job request to implementation
  • Act on critical concerns
  • Work through cross-functional network in R&D and with Manufacturing, Customer Service, and Purchasing
  • Support / work together with project in launch phase, starting with new project
  • Support and follow up RCP

For both roles, the employee may need to perform any other tasks assigned



Personal qualities

- Good communication skill and good in oral and written English.

- Familiar with HV battery or NEV HW/SW system is preferred

- Program management experience and good leadership. VPDS (Volvo Product Develop System) knowledge preferred.

- Ability to keep track of multiple parallel tasks/issues as well as keeping time plans.

- Strong sense of responsibility and ownership.

- Proactively take lead to solve issues, take challenges under big pressure.

- Ability to act independently and to take the initiative

- Team player with good communication skills and cooperation skills in a global organization.

- Strong quality sense.





Job requisition ID:  53517

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