Embedded Software Developer
Are you the kind of person who is passionate about SW development? Would you like to use your passion in the automotive industry and be part of the digital transformation leap? Would you like to have daily challenges and a seemingly infinite possibility for competence development? Would you like to work in great teams with competent and helpful colleagues?
At Vehicle Connectivity we are in the middle of the digital transformation, and we work with implementing end-to-end functions like Driver Coaching, ISee, Remote SW Download and Geofencing. Connectivity is a key enabler for fleet management, uptime services and advanced vehicle services as driver assistance and fuel reduction, targeting reduced costs as well as increased revenues. The development in the area of connectivity is huge, and we expect to be part of the functional growth in Active Safety and Automation in a near future.
This is us
Our way of developing software is by following the agile mindset from Scrum and Kanban. We work in cross functional teams and in close cooperation with our stakeholders. “Trust to the teams/servant leaders” is one of our key values. We have empowered teams and expect them to take the full delivery responsibility. The people we hire have both the attitude and competence to take on that responsibility. We currently have team members of all experience levels and many nationalities, as we believe diversity in teams boosts creativity.
The sprint backlogs contain development of new or enhanced telematics functions in our product, from concept to released software. The teams design in C++,and for automatic sub-system verification we practice Robot Framework (Python) and Squish. We are using continuous integration and soon continuous deployment/delivery. We currently work with the new generation HW and SW for telematics.
Processes and frameworks we use: Kanban, Scrum, Agile Software Development, (SAFe).
Development tools we use: Embedded Linux, Yocto, C++14, Python Jenkins, GIT, Artifactory, Squish and Robot test framework.
Vehicle Connectivity is a global department within GTT Vehicle Engineering, established to secure connected vehicles supporting the increasing demand for connected services and in-vehicle entertainment functions, within the Volvo Group. The telematics and entertainment components build a global platform utilized by the brands within the Volvo Group. We have a clear product ownership for our products, all through the lifecycle.
Who are you?
You enjoy working in teams and you like to have and take responsibility. You are committed and take a pride in delivering high quality SW. You are a good problem solver and like to bring your tasks to closure. You are innovative and creative and always strive for developing yourself and your competencies. You have great communication skills, thrive in cooperation with others and also like helping others. You like to make a difference.
You have several years of experience in embedded software design.
You will join one of the Gothenburg cross functional scrum team. You will do software design and also contribute to the team in carrying out requirement and sub-system verification tasks. We need our engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward.
Must Have Qualifications
- Master’s degree in computer science / computer engineering or equivalent education
- Interest in embedded software design, OO C++
- Well spoken and written English
It is meritorious if you have knowledge or skills in Agile software development, Scrum and Kanban
- Cyber/ IT security
- Automotive and/or Telecom
We believe in developing each individual to reach his/her full potential. Within Volvo Group there are many career possibilities both horizontally and vertically. All departments strive for a healthy work life balance. Volvo has a strong commitment in environmental, work ethics, inclusiveness and anti-discrimination areas.
The Volvo Group was founded based on the idea that technology should serve the needs of people. Our customers use our trucks, buses, construction equipment, engines and services to drive growth and sustainable development throughout society. We are about 95.000 employees in 190 markets and we all share the mission - Driving prosperity through transport solutions.
For more information please contact
Åke Sténhoff, Group Manager, +46 313237372
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.
We want to get to know you
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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.