Product Build Project Leader (Software Coordinator)

Complete Vehicle contributes to deliver the right Products & Services to all Volvo Group brand customers according to product segmentation and brand positioning. In Complete Vehicle we are a team of specialized functions with various responsibilities: Aftermarket technology developing aftermarket solutions for the brands; FVV breaking down features to technical requirements, as well as verifying and validating products and services; Product Design translating the soul of the brand to a product message; Product Builds delivering all truck and component builds; Special Vehicle Development developing niche products.
In Complete Vehicle we are close to end customers, understanding their needs and behaviors. Our engaged teams have a holistic view of the entire truck and bring hands-on truck experience.
Product Builds provides Volvo Trucks, Renault Trucks, Mack Trucks, UD Trucks, Volvo Construction Equipment, Volvo Penta, Volvo Bus and Governmental Sales with all prototype vehicle and component needed for tests. We are responsible to deliver all rigs, mock up, mules, prototypes to answer all Group Trucks Technology powertrain and vehicle projects. We also cooperate closely with manufacturing and purchasing to assemble prototypes in the Volvo Group plants. In Product Builds, we constantly improve our way of working through cooperation between our sites worldwide and work according to lean principles (Volvo Production System).
Our teams are skilled in product and product documentations, prototype purchasing and logistics. Our engaged teams are located in Gothenburg, Lyon, Greensboro, Hagerstown, Curitiba, Bangalore and Ageo.
Would you like to work with some of the sharpest and most creative brains in the transport and infrastructure industry, developing cutting-edge technologies and sustainable transport solutions that will change the future of society?
Then you should join us as Project Leader at Product Builds.
Product Builds is a global organization providing all Volvo Group Trucks Brands and Business Areas with the prototypes needed for the assessment of new products and technologies. A prototype can be anything from a single component to a complete vehicle.
The Product Build Project Leader is involved in many types of projects: from improving fuel efficiency or testing self-driving trucks, to increasing security or reducing weight, or simply designing the new look of the future Volvo trucks.
As a Product Build Project Leader with focus on Software Coordination, you will plan the update of our prototype trucks with the latest software available from the developers. This requires good skills in stakeholders management to reach out to all department involved and the ability to communicate at different levels in the organization.
You will work closely with technology leaders and workshop personnel as well as the development and verification teams.
Our team welcomes positive attitude, perseverance and focus on continuous improvement. We are looking for a supportive team player, acting with integrity. Someone who takes ownership for their deliverables and can independently drive and complete tasks.
We offer you a very dynamic, interesting and challenging position, where you will be able to grow personally and further develop your skills.
Requirements
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering or related field; MS Degree preferred
  • Experience in project management or involvement in project related tasks
  • Previous work experience within Volvo Group Trucks Technology preferred
  • Good communication skills and positive mind-set
  • Technical and scientific interests: you are curious about the nature, function and utility of things
  • Strong interest in developing relationships with stakeholders
  • Good computer skills (comfortable with all Microsoft Office tools)
  • Excellent spoken and written English

About Us

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus and Volvo Penta.

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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