- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- UNITED STATES
The co-op role provides students with the opportunity to apply academic knowledge and skills in a professional environment, and to support/promote the student's career goals through contact with professionals in their field of study. The co-op experience enables students to participate in professional activities for Volvo Group Trucks by working on important and innovative projects. Co-ops are structured learning experiences where coops and our full time professionals work together on projects within their selected organization. The co-op allows students to integrate knowledge and skills in a manner that is mutually beneficial to the student and Volvo Group Trucks.
The applicant will be tasked with developing and maintaining computer based tools using Visual Studio, Java and Microsoft Office products. These tools will automate current processes utilized within the logistics Group. The tools will be used by multiple users to track and document progress towards the completion of project tasks and requirements.
Minimum Education/Skills Required:
Applicants must be currently enrolled and pursuing a BS Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering at an accredited school and must have completed 30 semester hours prior to the start of the co-op
Applicants must be doing well in school and on track to graduation
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Access, Excel, Project)
Proficiency with the Microsoft Visual Studio integrated development environment (IDE)
Strong Proficiency with Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) & VB.NET
Good understanding of the Microsoft SharePoint framework
Good communication skills and able to work in a team environment
Ability to think and work independently; follow task to completion without direct oversight
Integrity and Trust
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.