Senior Test Engineer- Certification and Compliance

Would you like to join one of the most comprehensive engineering groups within Volvo Trucks North America?
We are seeking a motivated and qualified Senior Engineer with expertise in Regulatory Compliance who wants a challenging, but rewarding, career opportunity to join a dynamic team working with and exposed to the latest technology in automotive testing.
As a Senior Engineer – Regulatory Certification, you will be responsible for monitoring all aspects of vehicle regulatory compliance for domestic and international markets. This includes accurate interpretation of regulations and development of certification test plans as part of complete vehicle projects.
This role is integral to our core values – quality, safety and environmental care. Each reflected in how we develop our products, how we act in society, and how we approach our customers and employees. The candidate with the right qualifications will greatly impact and affect our entire business and future success.
Main responsibilities
  • Collaborate with design engineers in the early stages of product development to ensure compliance ready designs
  • Translate project pre-requisites into requirements to meet regulations
  • Support regulatory investigations and respective corrective/preventative actions
  • Provide accurate interpretation of regulation
  • Represent FVV (Features, Verification & Validation) in project management teams, design reviews, clinics, etc.
  • Lead vehicle regulatory compliance reviews and project fulfilment
  • Deliver input to project documentation (e.g. requirement specification, project description, PAP/PDP, risk register, lessons learned)
  • Interact with regulatory offices inside Volvo Trucks to homologate North American products in export markets
  • Participate in Global and North American regulatory network
Education, Experience, Knowledge and Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering minimum; Master’s degree preferred
  • 8 years of engineering experience.
  • General truck and FMVSS knowledge
  • Quality tool skills (Risk analysis, FMEA, Project Assurance quality)
  • Good analytic skill and logical way of thinking
  • Sound technical judgment and use of structured decision-making techniques
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully work with technical resources on risk/contingency plans
  • Strong technical writing abilities
Leadership Competencies
  • Collaborates
  • Action Oriented
  • Customer Focus
  • Decision Quality
Personal Skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Good analytical skills and logical way of thinking
  • Ability to work collaboratively and develop strong partnerships
  • Ability to communicate clearly, concisely, and on a timely basis with project managers, project teams, and external partners
Reports to
Group Manager – Engineering, FVV Project Management Office
For more information please contact: GTT Recruitment Team

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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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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