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Director of Engineering - Mobile Experience

Software development that makes a difference

At Volvo Cars, we are making bold digital visions come true. We aim to lead in the automotive world by creating a digital ecosystem built around making our customers' lives less complicated. Now we are looking for curious, creative people who want to change the world through innovative thinking.

 

Does the thought of being the leader of an amazing organization that supports one of the core areas of the Volvo Cars business that will enable us to achieve the goal of being a fully electric car company by 2030 interest you? 

 

Then we would like for you to be our new Cluster Engineering Lead that will guide the teams on this exciting journey we have ahead of us. The Mobile Experience Cluster is a part of the Global Online Experience (GOX) area and our mission is to deliver a first-class mobile app experience for our customers.

 

What you´ll do:

  • Lead and grow a team of hardworking Engineering Managers and engineers through hiring, mentoring, inspiring, and feedback
  • Ensure through streamlined execution and experimentation that our solutions meet the needs of our customers quickly and accurately
  • Be the voice of engineering in the Cluster Leadership team through a friendly and effective collaboration with the product- and UX counterparts
  • Advocate and advance modern, agile software development practices, contribute to developing and encouraging good engineering and organizational practices
  • Help ensure the solutions are scalable, sustainable, architecturally sound, and technical debt is both incurred consciously and repaid in a reasonable time
  • Be a creative member of the GOX engineering leadership team and collaborate with other leaders across the organization

 

Who you are:

  • A person that enjoys guiding, developing, inspiring, and growing an engineering organization, and has previous experience doing so; you have been a manager-of-managers before this and know what it takes to build phenomenal leaders
  • Someone that possesses a deep understanding of how to translate product and business goals into sound technical solutions, and can mentor your organization in this
  • Very knowledgeable and interested in modern software development that builds products our customers appreciate
  • Prior to starting a technical leadership career, you have had extensive experience working hands-on as a Software Engineer in an agile environment
  • Someone that fully embraces a growth mindset, and has the ability to encourage others to do the same
  • An engaging person who understands that every individual and situation has its specific needs, and can adapt your leadership style and interactions accordingly
  • Someone who likes to have fun at work, and takes great care in making sure everyone always feels welcome and included!

 

We offer our employees great benefits such as:

  • Plenty of leave to let you take time off for what's most important in life At Volvo Car Group, all new parents with one year’s permanent service now receive 24 weeks of parental leave, paid at 80 percent of their base pay. The policy is for everyone – whether you’re a designer or a plant operator, whether you work in China or the USA.
  • Read more here: https://group.volvocars.com/careers/family-bond-by-volvo-cars
  • Collective Agreement and ITP pensions
  • An annual allowance to spend on your health and wellbeing

     
How To Learn More And Apply
Does this sound like your next opportunity? If you have any questions regarding the position or recruitment process Lead Recruiter, Ellinor Magnusson at ellinor.magnusson@volvocars.com. Please note that applications via email will not be accepted due to GDPR.
 
Union representatives
Unionen Kent Bergebring +46729774214 kent.bergebring@volvocars.com
Ledarna Peter Storm +46708209036 peter.storm@volvocars.com
AKPV Fredric Lundkvist +46733330425 fredric.lundkvist@volvocars.com
 

 

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.

Stockholm, SE

Job requisition ID:  61705

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