Experienced Control Theory Software Engineer for Emission Control

Volvo Group’s mission is to drive prosperity through transport solutions. Our customers bring goods to every corner of the world and people to their workplaces or families. But with increasing transportation comes the need to minimize the environmental impact through high-tech innovations.
This is us, your new colleagues:
The Exhaust AfterTreatment System (EATS) department is responsible for the global platform development of exhaust aftertreatment systems for Volvo Group’s products around the world.
We develop hardware as well as the features and functionalities. We are accountable for the lifecycle management of our products, from advanced engineering, through product development into the maintenance phase.
Our group, EATS control, is responsible for all the software functions in the aftertreatment system. With new concepts, new CO2-demands and emission legislation, our group develops new innovative emission control solutions.
Work description:
Our group is striving to achieve more efficient solutions with reduced complexity. One part is to take advantages of advanced control theory, using methods like Kalman-filter, observers, model based and predictive control. We are also in the area of machine learning and making use of vehicle connectivity.
This position is to strengthen our knowledge within advanced control theory. We are looking for someone who are interested in taking the theory into practice. Develop the optimal solution for the specific control-problem.
We work in agile teams of 5-7 colleagues with complementary skills committed to a common purpose. Every team plan their work in 3 week sprints and deliver solutions together as a team. We mostly use the graphical programing tool, Simulink/Targetlink. We are also introducing C-programming into our tool-box.
For fault-tracing and to improve our software architecture and testing framework, we use python, m-scripting, and C programming too.
Responsibilities and tasks will be:
  • Analyze, design EATS control strategies
  • Implement and verify EATS control strategies
  • Participate in system engineering work supporting the EATS product, together with calibration-engineers and hardware-system-design groups.
  • Analyze, provide feedback and develop procedures and processes, e.g. for automated and manual verification tests or for software function development
Who are you?
To be successful in this position you should be a team player and have a solution oriented attitude. You are communicative, have good technical skills and are curious about learning new things.
We believe that you possess following skills and competencies:
  • Education and experience of Advanced Control Theory (e.g. Model Based Control, Model Predictive Control, Non-linear Control, Kalman-filter)
  • Education and experience C-programming
  • Previous experience in Matlab – Targetlink/Simulink
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechatronics, Applied
  • physics Chemistry or comparable
What can we offer you?
We can offer you an exciting and global working environment which will give you valuable experience that will contribute to your future development within the Volvo Group. You will influence the development of our future products.
Our CEO Martin Lundstedt often says that “going to work should be fun for real”. We think that too! Therefore we organize “hack days” every 10 weeks where everyone can spend time on their own project for competence development, develop new things or improve our development environment. We also have social activities to get to know each other.
Your manager will be supporting you in your personal development. There are a lot of career opportunities in different areas within Volvo, both internationally and in Sweden. We will prepare you for your next step when you are ready.
Are we a perfect match?
Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. When joining us you will be a part of the biggest technology shift in the transport industry in decades, with our innovative products we make our customers win. We want you to be in the front seat. Do you want to join us on our future journey?
Are you curious and have some questions? Call us!
Jenny Bylerius, Group Manager EATS Control, +46 31 3236334

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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