Electrical HW Engineer within Energy Storage System

Electrical HW Engineer within Energy Storage System @ Electromobility
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 – Electromobility
Electromobility is one of the main development areas within Volvo Group and was created to be in the forefront of environmental friendly transport solutions for a more sustainable tomorrow.
We are responsible for the transition from conventional powertrains to electromobility and to secure a stepwise implementation in different segments/regions. We develop and drive the electromobility product portfolio for Trucks & Buses as well as creating opportunities for all business areas within Volvo Group. Electromobility is a growing agile driven organization in place to shape the future!
The importance of electromobility is growing every day and a key component within the electrified powertrain is the Energy Storage System (ESS). At our section, we are accountable for the lifecycle management of the ESS, from advanced engineering, throughout product development into the maintenance phase.
To the ESS section we now recruiting an Electrical engineer for the HW Design team
You will be part of an agile and approachable organization with skilled product teams consisting of passionate people. We work in an optimistic atmosphere, where joy, knowledge sharing and openness are key characteristics. With us, you will have a diverse, friendly and open-minded team on your side, always providing you the help needed to manage tasks you cannot imagine today.
What will you do?
We are working in a cross-functional way from concept and design, to final verification and implementation in production. Your responsibility includes design specifications for Battery Monitoring System electronics incl. ECU, EDS & Sensors, as well as Traction voltage components as Contactors, Fuses & Busbars etc. Focus will be on the functions and attributes that rely on those components. You will be involved in technical decisions towards projects and suppliers, making sure that deadline are met with the right quality and at the right cost.
Who are you? Are we a perfect match?
We believe that to be successful in this position, you are a pragmatic team player that loves to develop Electrical HW with the customer in focus. You have a broad knowledge and experience of developing electronics and are used to express yourself within requirement specifications. You feel comfortable of owning and take responsibility of your components and do so with great attitude. We also believe that you have:
  • Master of Science in Mechatronics or Electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Good communication skills in English, both spoken and written
  • At least 3+ year within electrical development incl technical requirements
It is considered a merit if you have experience within one or several of the following: Automotive, Creo, KOLA, Agile Principals and methods.
Doesn’t this sound like an amazing opportunity to join us on our electrified journey? We are looking forward to receive your application!
Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions or want to know more about this role
Susanne Bjärsvik, Director Energy Storage System, +46 73-902 38 44
Tomas Ågren, Manager ESS HW Design, +46 72-371 70 22

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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