Lead Engineer

Lead Engineer within Electrical installation, Pneumatics, Brakes & Wheels
Volvo Group is building the future. Soon our roads will consist of autonomous vehicles and sustainable transport solutions – and we are the ones creating it. We at Volvo Group Trucks Technology are looking for our next Lead Engineer, working with the transformation from diesel vehicles towards electrification and automation. Do you have what it takes to step into the future with us?
What is our offer?
You will be part of the most challenging and exciting projects ever at Volvo Group, being part of a transfer towards electrification and automation with the target to be NO 1. In the Truck industry. We have the resources and knowledge to do the job, and we now offer you a chance to join us on the journey.
Working with us means working together with many other people with different technical skills and culture, meaning that you will develop your network, your skills and work globally. On top of challenging tasks and great colleagues, we offer you the chance to work in a vibrant international organisation with great opportunities for personal development.
Who are we, your new colleagues?
You will belong to the Chassis Department within Volvo Group Trucks Technology. Our team is responsible for product updates of Volvo heavy duty range as FM/FH in the area of Electrical installation, Pneumatics, Brakes and Wheels. We carry out our work in all stages of product development: Complete Vehicle Projects, Product Maintenance, Advanced Engineering and Component Projects. You will work in close cross-functional cooperation in a multi-cultural environment with both internal and external contacts such as our different development sites around the world.
Your mission as Lead Engineer
Your mission will be as Lead Engineer with product responsibility for maintenance and new development within Chassis Engineering. This task will include Strategic work, crating technical roadmaps as well as responsibility for deliveries and reporting towards projects, suppliers, production, quality, aftermarket etc.
The role includes design work, requirement setting, documentation, validation and verification of the Electrical system installation. Main design work tools are CAD, Microsoft office and Volvo documentation systems. Moreover, a bigger part of your work is leading, motivating and coordinating the product development activities for a team of Engineers in Gothenburg and Bangalore.
Who are you?
We are working in a global context, creating the future, which we believe that the most important thing is that you are open minded and sociable with energy, passion and respect for the individuals.
We believe you have a general technical interest and are curious about how to create the best possible products. You should also be able to take own initiatives, be committed to finalize the tasks, be flexible in planning and have a strong driving for improvements since that is what this job as Lead Engineer is about.
  • Leadership skills
  • Communication skills driving agenda with several commodities
  • preferably master degree electrical or equivalent
  • Several years of working experience as an engineer within automotive engineering
  • Skilled in CAD, preferably PTC Creo
  • English proficiency
If you think you are the right candidate for this position then please don’t hesitate to send us your application.
For further information please contact:
Mats Sanborn, +46 (0)31 322 90 97

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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Application Process


An email confirmation will be sent as soon as you submit your application. After this, it is still possible to update your personal profile.


If selected for an interview, you will be contacted with information about the following process steps: second interview, assessments and references.


All candidates will be notified when a final candidate is selected for the job. You can choose for us to keep your resume in our database and activate a search agent that will look for other jobs that match your profile.


When you begin your employment, you will receive an introduction to help you quickly become part of the team and start working with your tasks in the best possible way.


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