Group Manager, Vehicle Functions development "A"

Do you enjoy building teams and product content? Do you want to drive software solutions that contribute to optimizing vehicle energy? We are looking for a leader for the group that develops application software realizing powertrain functions in Vehicle domain. Are you a leader that focuses on learning abilities in yourself and your team? My most recent learning is speaking to a large audience, what is your most recent learning?

So, who are we
Within the Global Technology area of Vehicle systems and Functions, we are working on some of the core truck functions. This is one of the groups in the technology area with responsibility to develop applications to start engine, accelerate, and limit speed as examples. The group is composed of teams that have abilities to specify, develop and test software functionality.
About the role
In the role of Group manager, you will lead technology and people. Together with colleagues and group members, you are working to set up a shared vision regarding the technology mission. You are working to build the teams with capacity and capability as a whole, making the most of individual talents. You have the accountability towards the product in this group and thus take an active part in the product development lifecycle. Vehicle motion is a domain that is widely cross-functional and a key to success in this area is the ability to crack methods for sustainable collaborations. In our daily business we deal with topics that require us to take different heights - from a big picture view of the technology strategy to a “zoom-in” on the smallest detail of operations. So, systems thinking is the way to go.
We believe that you are passionate about leadership and technology and that you through a curious and open mind are able to build teams towards high performance by setting goals and focusing on key results. You have worked with software product in automotive domain and are looking to take an active part in an ongoing transformation. If you believe in the power of communication and have the ability to inspire, motivate and engage others and believe in continuous learning and development – then this is the job for you
In order to succeed in your new role we think you have:
  • MSc Degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mechatronics or similar
  • Leadership experience in People, Product or project
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience in embedded software development in automotive domain or other areas
Are you already thinking about what could be a good name for the group? That is a good start.
Divya Balasubramanian, Global Technology Manager, Vehicle Systems and Functions +46739027111
Åsa Bylund Jivegård, HR Business Partner, +46 31 3234459

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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