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Lead Engineer - Tailgate (Steel) CAD

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?


What you will do?

  • As an Exterior Lead Designer, together with the agile team to secure perfect deliveries in projects responsible by the China organization in Shanghai 
  • Closely cooperate with cross functional team, for example procurement, manufacturing, different attribute areas, our factories as well as external suppliers.
  • Leading the design and engineering release jobs including 3D/2D and technical documents. Lead exterior in house design from concept phase through validation till mass production.
  • Work with cross-functional team to ensure delivery of program series builds activities in the plant with good quality. 
  • Communicate with suppliers to ensure the quality of the parts, the timing of delivery, and their necessary on-site supporting 
  • Analyse problems and find out interim and permanent solutions. Update all the engineering documents of the components.


Why do you fit the profile?

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Automotive Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or Material Engineering. 
  • 5+ years’ CATIA V5 design experience for Vehicle Tailgate development in OEMs, Tier 1 suppliers, or Engineering service company. 
  • Knowledge regarding commodities/components/functions within Hood, Fender, Front Section.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, decision-making and communication skills. 
  • Knowledge of APQP\PPAP or other product development process in automotive industry. 
  • CATIA V5 and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) skill is a must. 
  • Experience of Hood\Fender is preferred. 
  • Fluent English both in verbal and written. 
  • 6-sigma knowledge is a plus. 


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:  56978

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