Data Scientist

Data Scientist within Powertrain Engineering
Take the opportunity to join the exciting change journey Powertrain Engineering (PE) is embarking on when creating the future powertrains for our customers as well as the future working place for our employees.
This is us, your new colleagues at PE
We are proud product owners for components, systems as well as complete powertrains. We are accountable for the lifecycle management of our products, from advanced engineering, through product development into the maintenance phase.
We stand in front of significant challenges – where reducing transport emitted CO2 emissions is one of the biggest – and are now adapting to take this on by simplifying and empowering our organization and way of working. As an integrated part of this we have high expectations to reduce development lead-time and cost and driving innovation. To be successful in this journey data driven development is key.
Your contributions to the success
In this position you will be part of an organization dedicated to technology as well as empowering and developing our employees. We always use customer satisfaction as the ultimate performance measurement.
Complete Powertrain is a vital part of Powertrain Engineering and the section has the overall responsibility for the system integration of all components and systems which together build a Complete Powertrain delivery. This includes the responsibility for features- and quality-fulfillment of the complete powertrain.
Responsibilities / Main tasks
We are looking for a data scientist to join our team Application Engineering & Simulation. The team is responsible for understanding customer usage and performance of our products by support of data analytics and simulations. We are the competence center when it comes to data analytics at Powertrain Engineering Sweden.
In our team there are possibilities to get involved in a large variety of tasks such as, apply machine learning methods to various problems, find solutions to make data available for our engineering teams to enable data driven decision making, contribute in the process to develop services to our end customers and more.
Who are you? Are we a perfect match?
We expect you to be a person with strong analytical skills and a will to deliver. We see that you as the candidate have domain knowledge about powertrains and preferably a good understanding for powertrain control systems. Besides this you like coding, scripting and databases. A positive mindset “can do attitude” and team work characterizes your personal profile.
  • You are holding a MSc. in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, IT or applicable engineering field together with at least 3 years of Professional experience
  • You like to interact with different functions in a large global organization and have good presentation skills
  • If you have proven skills related to data mining and data preparations this is considered meritorious the same goes with experience of data analytics in Azure
You have good knowledge about or are very motivated to learn and use various tools, systems and languages such as SQL, Python, QlikView, R, MS Azure, Hadoop, Spark, Power BI, SPSS Modeler
Are we a perfect match? Please welcome on-board and join us become the winning team.
What can we offer?
You will work in the heart of Powertrain development close to all fantastic products we offer around the world. We believe that actively prioritizing a high level of diversity in our workforce we create a competitive advantage. It is the individuals in the team and our ability to cooperate that makes the difference.
Curious and want to know more? Please contact us! We look forward to receiving your application!
Tobias Axelsson, Manager Application Engineering and Simulation GTT Powertrain Engineering Sweden, Tel: +46 765533297

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.


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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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