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Lead Solution Architect of Consumer & Enterprise Digital APAC/亚太区数字化解决方案架构负责人

We're creating our own future. So are you.

At Volvo Cars, we have bold targets when it comes to innovation, sales and customer experience, and we’re developing new technologies to lead in safety, autonomous driving and electrification. If you want to grow together with talented people who are creating a new automotive future, we have a job for you.


What you will do?

You need to develop digital solutions & their architecture for China and APEC (Asia Pacific Excluding China).

Work with business stakeholders to develop digital solutions & design architecture based on business requirements.

You need to align with global digital big bets, localize China, APEC solutions & architecture while keeping the max level of synergy with global’s.

You need to develop overall solutions & their architecture for our digital platforms which are flexible to support cross-function or cross-region similar requirements, e.g., data & BI, etc., with the help of chief architect.

Contribute to the cross-functional teams with technical expertise knowledge and insights.

You should be digital technology expertise to provide architecture capability to other functions within CED, and to business functions and be a reliable consultant for digital solutions & architecture.

You need to make sure that functions new solution & architecture fits in our overall architecture.

Lead software engineer to work for strategic projects

You need to strictly follow Volvo architecture guidelines in strategic projects, and work with vendor architect to consolidate the design of solution architecture.

You need to lead software engineer for technical proof of concept for key part of the solution architecture.

You need to lead software engineer to review & supervise solution implementation as per solution architecture design and extract common services from strategic projects to form digital products for APAC.

You need to lead software engineer to deliver complete solutions and own the end-to-end innovative or pilot solutions from concept, design to implementation, while collaborating with different functions.

You need to lead software engineer to implement the solution in a fast pace and lead software engineer to prove global proposed solutions in China and APEC, give APAC’s point of view of global solutions.

You should need to review and signoff solutions architecture and architecture change.

You should serve as the linkage between global solution team and local team and be comfortable talking about technical things with business people and business things. Able to express complex concepts in plain language to reach broader audiences.

You should keep good relationship with vendors, leverage their capability when needed to maximize team’s delivery.

You need to help chief architect for business development for new solutions.

You should manage software engineers in architecture team to maximize team’s delivery.


Do you fit the profile


  • BS, MS preferred



  • Experience in Auto or related industry is preferred.
  • At least past 2-years experience of architecting major digital systems.
  • Proven track record in leading others in agile and scrum development processes.
  • Experience in having successfully launched a consumer facing software product to market from concept to delivery, working experience in an entrepreneurial startup would be an advantage.
  • Experience in having successfully designed and launched major enterprise systems for client or corporation. Experience in system integration, especially with enterprise core legacy systems.
  • Experience in major CRM solutions, BI solutions.
  • Ability to pick up software, frameworks tailored for business requirements to quickly develop solutions.
  • You think a working proof-of-concept is the best way to make a point. You strive on proving that speed and quality are not conflicting; that you can achieve both at the same time.
  • Minimum 3 years of leading development team one-site working with client business team, design solutions & architecture based on business requirements.
  • Minimum 3 years of DevOps experience
  • Minimum 3 years of using Linux operating system
  • Minimum 2 years of using China cloud platforms for hosting projects. Project experience of building systems on Aliyun, AWS, Azure. Have used most of the managed services on at least one of the platforms.
  • Experience in container technology experience, used docker/k8s for real projects.
  • Experience in Micro-service Architectures.
  • Experience in big data technology is preferred, including Hadoop, Hive, Spark, cloud native technologies.
  • Drawing & describing architecture diagram of one of the systems which candidate worked on is a must.



  • Being a networked & connected individual across the organization.
  • Being passionate about digital technologies and willing to hands-on try new technologies.
  • Being a self-starter with strong drive and influence.
  • Being a collaborative problem solver.
  • Being embracive of continuous change.



  • Good PPT skill for presenting proposals and solution architecture.
  • Good communication skills to talk with business stakeholders, while insisting correct architecture principles.
  • Fluent English speaking is required.
  • Quick learning ability. Able to learn new digital technology and give proposal within 2 weeks.
  • Good at leveraging vendor capability for team’s delivery.


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.

Shanghai, CN

Job requisition ID:  34988

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