Powertrain Innovation Software Application Engineer

The acceleration of the transport industry transformation towards carbon neutrality creates an unprecedented technical challenge. Our department, Powertrain Strategic Development, drives major advanced engineering projects to address this challenge, developing innovative powertrains for the trucks we will put on the road after 2025. We are 90 passionate engineers worldwide, committed to this carbon neutrality transformation.
Within Strategic Development, the mission of our team, based in Saint-Priest (France), is to create innovative complete powertrain systems, by analyzing, designing, modeling, and testing, in cell or on truck. Our team delivers for instance proofs of concept of new hydrogen combustion engines, waste-heat recovery devices, hybrids or fuel cell trucks.
Within the team, as Powertrain Innovation Software Application Engineer, your responsibilities is to perform functional development for the new powertrain concepts:
  • Requirement breakdown
  • Definition of concerned ECUs and software
  • Definition, design and documentation of the new control strategies
  • Compilation of the new software for the tests (in cell or on vehicle)
  • Software testing and verification
This position reports to the manager of the Concept Team France.
  • You have a true passion for innovation and powertrain technologies
  • You are a team player interacting through a broad network
  • Background in powertrain control hardware and software
  • Master degree in Engineering
  • Fluent level in English, verbally and in writing
Are you eager to contribute to the development of our future low carbon foot-print concepts in a passionate and collaborating environment? Please contact us!
Marc Lejeune, Concept Team France Director, Powertrain Strategic Development

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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