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Android Engineer/安卓工程师

You want to make a difference. So do we.

Volvo Cars is on an exciting journey, redefining the automotive experience by innovating to make people’s lives less complicated. We offer you a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be part of making an impact in a company with unique opportunities to grow and make a true difference.


Want to drive digital change in automotive?

At Volvo Cars, we are always looking for world-class leaders who bring out the best in our people. If you want to be part of our exciting mission to change the automotive experience and make people’s lives less complicated, by leading and inspiring your team to success – then we have a job for you.


What do we offer?

Quality and customer satisfaction are, of course, fundamental to Volvo Cars’ success. If you are the right person for this job, you will realise the opportunity to play a key role for the company’s performance in this area. You’ll see how leveraging on the right tools, methods, processes, targets and audits will drive positive change in all parts of the company. How the organisation can be challenged to continuously improve, and how the results in terms of quality and customer satisfaction will contribute both to the company’s growth and to your own professional development. You’ll be part of the team who are taking lead of In-Car Digital aspect globally, defining, implementing and bringing Android Automotive to end consumers.

Your key tasks

As an Android engineer, you will be part of a cross functional team together with product owners, system software engineers and designers. You will be responsible for application development base on standard Android and Android Automotive. And you will work closely with partners globally and be part of an international team to secure the delivery of Android based solution to Volvo car consumers.

You will also:

Focus on APPs and services implementation on Android OS, especially on Infotainment Head Unit based on Android Automotive.

Keep following the trend of ecosystem, introduce the latest and most popular APPs and services into vehicle.

Be part of technology innovation and coordinate software system architecture. Contribute ideas and implement a quick prototype to inspire audience.

Support partners and internal teams regarding software integration, validation activities and etc.


You and your skills

You are experienced with agile development and a champion of software development best practices.

Served as an Android developer, design and implement Android APPs and services on standard Android. Working experience in OEMs or tire1 on Android based infotainment system is preferred. Knowledge or experience about APP and service developing on other platforms (e.g. iOS) is a plus.

Solid knowledge of Android framework, software architecture and popular design patterns. Strong understanding of multiple languages programming - at least 2 of these must be Java, Kotlin, C/C++, Python, JavaScript and etc.

Knowledge and experience of back-end development, including data models, persistence layers, back-end services (REST APIs), app frameworks, caching and messaging services, as well as using 3rd party APIs will be a plus.

Bachelors’ Degree or above in Computer Science or Software Engineering, and minimum 3 years’ experience developing on Android.


On a personal level

We are looking for a self-driven and highly motivated individual, who can work in international environment and build strong relationships with various internal and external stakeholders.

Clear communication and transparency comes naturally to you, as well as team work and strong collaboration. You are a strong motivator with result-oriented approach, focusing on quality and efficiency. Your interest for new technology drives you further to make a difference and develop yourself and others aligned with the future vehicle development and transforming automotive industry.


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:  33628

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