Software Function Developer for Electromobility

Volvo Group is accelerating the journey towards sustainable transportation solutions for the future. One key technology area is Electromobility where we are growing rapidly and need to strengthen our team.
Are you a software engineer who wants to be part of the electromobility technology shift and contribute to create a sustainable and emission free future? Are you passionate about seeing your work come to life and contribute to the electromobility revolution? Then you are the one we are looking for. Apply now!

Role and responsibilities

The department Electromobility is part of the product development organization of Volvo Group Trucks Technology in Gothenburg. Within the Electromobility department we work with design and development of electromobility systems and components such as energy storage, motor drives and charging solutions for Volvo group products. The organization develops and drives the Electromobility product portfolio for Trucks, Buses, Construction Equipment and Marine applications. Furthermore, we create opportunities for all business areas within Volvo Group.
The Energy Storage System Control team is responsible for the multi-pack battery management software used in all Volvo Groups electric products. As a Software Function Developer, you will be developing in-house software to control high voltage batteries in multi pack systems with responsibility such as state of charge, battery connecting strategy and charging. Organizationally we belong to Electromobility, which was formed to be in the forefront of environmentally friendly transport solutions for a more sustainable tomorrow.

In this position, you will be part of a prosperous organization, dedicated to forefront technology as well as being a great place to grow. You, together with the rest of the team, will play an important role to reach Volvo Group's goal, of achieving 100% fossil free vehicles by 2040. Teamwork and collaboration are the foundation of great products and an inclusive workplace. Therefore, we work in cross-functional teams of colleagues with complementary skills committed to a common purpose. The responsibility covers the full product life cycle, from design and software implementation to verification and maintenance in customer end products.

Who are you?

We are looking for a Software Function Engineer who is highly collaborative. You also value the customer’s perspective and high expectations using Volvo’s premium products in your daily business. Experience from the automotive industry, embedded systems or software development is necessary for this role. You have knowledge within complete vehicle, electric vehicles and software verification.

In addition, we believe you have the following:
  • Master of Science in Mechatronics, Electrical engineering and Physics or similar.
  • Strong aptitude in abstract thinking, system theoretic analysis, and model-based control design.
  • High proficiency in MATLAB and Simulink based modelling/analysis.
  • Minimum three years of experience with embedded software development.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.
  • Understanding of the complete vehicle and Battery Electrical vehicles.
  • Understanding of the Truck/ Buss customers.
  • As a person you are:
  • Communicative
  • Enthusiastic to engage, inspire and help others
  • A team player
  • Eager to learn
  • Innovative
What we can offer

We are offering you the opportunity to be part of the biggest technology shift in the transport industry in decades. Electromobility is rapidly changing the way we travel, commute and transport goods, and will play a major role in fighting environmental challenges of the future. By joining us, you will be able to contribute with your skills and knowledge. At the same time, we enjoy all the benefits of being part of a large global company.

Are you curious and have some questions? Contact me!

I will gladly give you more information about the position and how we can team up to electrify tomorrow!
Karl Palmlin, Manager Energy Storage System Controls,

Kindly note that due to GDPR, we will not accept applications via mail. Please use our career site for your application.

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands and entities that share a culture of Trust, Passion, High Performance, Change and Customer Success. 

Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support. With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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