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Position Description
Have you ever considered the amount electronics and sensors that are behind the control of a modern truck engine? Here is a great opportunity to learn!
Join us at Powertrain Control and contribute to shape the future of the Volvo truck and bus brands!
We are currently looking for a person with passion for the automotive industry and competence in the area of electronic components like sensors and electrical control units.
The Heavy Duty Engine Platform among other components has a set of different electrical control units with connected sensors and actuators to support the engine and after treatment control.  
You will be responsible for the complete development cycle from advanced engineering, bringing the components to production trough engine projects, supporting maintenance and aftermarket issues and optimising demands on quality, timing, cost and features. 

The Electronic Components group is a dynamic group that provides world class solutions in terms of electronic components to all truck and bus brands in the Volvo Group. We are located in Gothenburg and works close to our colleagues in France, USA, Brazil, and Japan.

You will be welcomed and supported as part of a team with motivated and skilled engineers responsible for the development of sensors and electrical control units that supports engine, after treatment and transmission control. 
We trust the individual and act as a team, we have always the customer on focus and we want to deliver high quality products.
Together with us you will get very interesting opportunities for professional and personal growth.
We believe that teamwork and collaboration are the foundation for great products and an attractive workplace therefore we apply lean and agile principles in our daily work.

Lead the Global work to harmonize the development for a component area
Plan and perform releases of technical documentation
Secure all Component Requirements are captured, documented, and balanced
Make DVG updates for their technical area
Recommend supplier selection based on technical criteria
Develop and maintain technical network with Component Engineers
Responsible for planning and technical deliveries of the components within the responsible area
Proposal of technical and advanced engineering roadmap
Contributes to maintenance activities within the responsible area.
Resolve problem reports that arise within the project
Leads the development of the interface betweeen HW and SW
We are looking for a team-player with very good technical competence and communication skills. 
We are expecting you to have:
M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering or similar education
Genuine interest for automotive electronics
As a part of a global organization it is important to be fluent in English, both spoken and written
Facing problems and changes, you need to be open minded and with positive attitude to problem solving
Working in a team set-up with global colleagues and supplier contacts you are an excellent team player, able to take responsibilities and initiatives
Previous experience of contact with suppliers is a merit
Experience within automotive industry is desirable but not a must
Is there anything better than a very interesting position in an extremely attractive company, working together with skilled and motivated colleagues in a global environment that provides opportunities for both professional and personal growth?
We are just waiting for you!
At Volvo Group Trucks Technology we are actively working to establish teams that will take maximum advantage of the strength inherent to differences in knowledge, age, gender and nationality, among others. We find that well balanced work teams increase group dynamics, creativity and new approaches to solutions.

Are you curious? Do you want to know more about us and how we work? Do not hesitate to contact us!
Angela Budillon, Group Manager +46 31 3235221

About the company

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, with its headquarters in Gothenburg, employs about 100,000 people, has production facilities in 19 countries and sells its products in more than 190 markets.

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