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(Sr.) Lead Engineer-OBC SW Developer/ (高级)主管工程师-充电软件开发

We are people who want to make a difference.

Everything we do starts with people. It’s what makes us different from all other car companies. If you share our belief in the power of people and our passion for human-centric innovation, you will thrive together with brilliant, like-minded colleagues who are committed to making a true difference?


Volvo Cars purpose is to give people freedom to move in a personal, sustainable and safe way. To achieve this target, we need to be at the forefront of the technical evolution and take lead in electrification, autonomous driving and connectivity. Up to 2021, Volvo have become an electric car company and we are now on the way to become a software company.

We at R&D are the enablers to realize company’s ambition. When developing our new products, we have implemented the agile way of working to create a good flow and ensure the speed and quality.

Definitely, working in Volvo will be an exciting journey since our culture is human-centric. We give our employees a lot of opportunities to grow, develop the competence and widen the scope of work.  We encourage people to make difference and take the ownership of their work with transparent communication and fruitful collaboration with internal and external partners.

Right now, we have an exciting job opening for you in Vehicle Propulsion of China R&D, located in Shanghai. We are now looking for a (Sr.) Lead Engineer of OBC (On Board Charger) SW Developer. This role plays a key role in securing the right quality level for our products with the help from Product Owner and Team Manager.


Key Responsibility

  • Work as OBC or inverter SW design and release engineer.
  • Develop, Analysis, Verification & Validation work at OBC or inverter SW.
  • Own and build OBC or inverter software requirement specification.
  • Capability in the development in-house software components at application level.
  • Design the software function Verification & Validation Methods & Specifications as a part of continuous integration chain for iteration development.
  • Create and review the SW test plan.
  • Securing of a suitable Verification & Validation environment (in-house or outsourced).
  • Review the SW test reports including analysis of the result and recommendations of suitable improvements to the engineering team.
  • Support overall business targets by implementing projects successfully.
  • Fault tracing on system and vehicle level, documentation / creation of tickets for all identified deviations and problems.
  • Collaborate with Swedish colleagues with a high degree of interaction.
  • Work in an Agile way, report to Product Owner and Team Manager.

Job Qualification

  • Bachelor or Master of Science (M. Sc.) in Electrical/Automation/Automotive Engineering/Software Engineering/ Computer Science and Technology.
  • Experience in Matlab/Simulink modelling, scripts at application SW level.
  • More than 3 years relevant work experience on the development of OBC or inverter SW.
  • Competence within Develop, Analysis, Verification & Validation work at OBC or inverter SW.
  • Software coding skilled within OBC or inverter SW.
  • SW design or related nearby area within vehicle electrification SW design.
  • Experience in AUTOSAR standard more than 2 years is required.
  • Experience in AUTOSAR tool chains.
  • Be familiar with AC and DC charging standards in Chinese/European/US version is preferred.
  • Structured and data driven.
  • Business oriented and used to take leadership roles.
  • Driver license.


Personal skills

  • Be adaptive to face changes and be proactive to face challenges
  • Self-motivated, highly responsible and result-oriented
  • Communicate openly and honestly based on respect
  • Team player
  • Fluent in English, speaking, reading and writing
  • Skilled in summary and presentation


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.

VCCN-Shanghai Jiading (APHQ), CN

Job requisition ID:  50869

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