Chief Project Manager, with focus on analytics and IT for R&D

Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT) seeks a project manager to join our team at the GTT headquarters in Gothenburg. You will work with pre-studies and projects to support more than 8500 engineers world-wide, in their daily work to develop commercial transport solutions that will be sustainable and drive prosperity. You will run a wide variety of strategic projects related to R&D productivity, IT for R&D, machine learning and advanced analytics.
By joining us you will become a part of our team spirit based on a passion for our customers, a sustainable future and a good portion of humor and laughs. You will have the autonomy to plan the majority of your own work in order to establish a suitable work-life harmony.
Together we will make sure you grow professionally, working with innovation and new technology – having a possibility to continuously learn and open new doors for an exciting career in Volvo Group.
You will report to the Director Process & IT Office in GTT and work closely together with senior leaders and technology experts throughout the entire GTT and Volvo Group.
Main responsibilities:
  • Leading IT pre-studies and projects in new important areas – some with tight deadlines, e.g. driven by CO2 reductions, new innovations, new business models etc.
  • Work with a wide variety of stakeholders to define the problem and business needs in terms of IT solutions and processes, supporting the engineering departments in GTT
  • Being a key-player in go/no-go decisions based on feasibility assessments in terms of cost, risk, benefits etc.
Qualifications needed:
  • Ability to quickly grasp and structure problems – also in new technology domains that are not well defined
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Positive energy with a drive to motivate oneself and others
  • Proficient in English, both verbal and written
  • M.Sc. in management, computer science, data science, product development or similar
At Volvo Group we are actively working to establish teams that will take maximum advantage of the strengths inherent in differences in knowledge, experience, age, gender, nationality etc.
Contact
Don’t hesitate to contact Martin Bernin, Director Process & IT Office,
phone 031-322 8007, if you have any questions!

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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